Beauty children's cardigan knitting pattern
Beauty Cardigan is an adorable little garment for a child. The blackberry stitch collar, the flared panel at the back and the puff sleeves make this such a cute cardigan! The pieces are all worked flat and seamed to finish. The flared back piece is shaped using short row shaping.
Sizes (to fit chest circumference):
3-4 years: 59.5cm
5-6 years: 63.5cm
7-8 years: 67cm
9-10 years : 71cm
Yarn details: Sports/DK weight. Original sample is knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs Fine yarn, 100% alpaca, 116m/50g.
Tension: 20 sts and 29 rows to 10 cm square over Stocking Stitch.
3.5 mm (60cm cable).
Always use a needle size that will result in the correct gauge after blocking.
Notions: 3 small buttons (approx. 1.5cm), darning needle for sewing in ends.