Monday, February 27, 2012

#knitting: easy children's sweater

Finished sweater measurements
Chest: 20/22/24 inches
Length: 10 inches

Sleeves length: 8 inches

Knitting needles: 4.50 mm/US 7/UK 7 or size to obtain tension
Yarn: worsted weight--approximately 400 yards

garter stitch
Row: knit
Repeat row for pattern

Back and Front (make 2)
Cast on 48/56/60 stitches
Work in garter stitch for 10 inches
Cast off

Cast on 40 stitches
Work in garter stitch for 8 inches
Cast off

On cast off end, mark two inches from both ends, sew shoulder seams.
Attach sleeves.
Sew side seams.
Weave in ends.

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Anonymous said...

I'm always amazed at your handcrafted art!

Author Leanne Dyck said...

Thank you, Laurie. : )