Most fingering weight yarns will work well but it was designed in Gigi Bonin yarn, in the color way Vinny Van G. which is available here and here.
It would also look great in a speckled yarn or a soft tonal, and under a little cardigan as well!
Note: This was published in 2015 and removed last year after a poor choice in design names was used. It’s been renamed, a schematic has been added, and it’s is ready for some more babies to enjoy it! If you purchased this and would like an updated pattern, please send your exact Ravelry name to email@example.com