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Shetland Trader Kerrera For Kids PDF

This pattern is a downloadable PDF file.

This cozy hooded cardigan is worked bottom up in one piece and features a deep, ridged pattern at the hem, cuffs and bands. The pockets, hood and upper body are worked in reverse stockinette stitch to add a small amount of texture. Short rows are used to shape the sleeve caps, pockets and hood. Kerrara is the name of a small island off the West Coast of Scotland.

Sizes:
19¾ (21½, 23½, 25, 26¾, 27¾, 28¾, 29½, 30½, 31½ )"
50 (54.5, 59.5, 63.5, 68, 70.5, 73, 75, 77.5 80) cm

These sizes roughly correspond with the following ages, however try to measure the chest of the child you are knitting for and choose a size accordingly. I would recommend approx 1-2 inches of positive ease.
3-6 months (6-12 months, 12-18 months, 18-24 months, 4 years, 6 years, 8 years, 9 years, 11 years, 12 years).
Shown in 21½ and 28¾ inches.

Needles:
US #9/5.5mm, 24 or 32 inch circular
US #9/5.5mm 16 inch circular
US #8/5mm 24 or 32 inch circular
US #8/5mm 16 inch circular
US #8/5mm set of dpn’s.

Yarn:
430 (490, 520, 600, 850, 980, 1070, 1130, 1170, 1230) yards of worsted weight yarn.
Suggested yarn: Fibre Company Organik (98 yrds/50g; 70% Organic Merino/15% Alpaca/15% silk) shown in Lichen and Heather Moorland.

Notions:
Stitch markers
Toggle style buttons (5 for the first 4 sizes and 2 for the rest)
Tapestry needle
Row Counter
Scrap Yarn

Gauge:
18 sts and 26 rows=4 inches in Stockinette St on US #8/5mm needles.
17 sts and 17 rows=4 inches in Double Garter St on US #9/5.5mm needles.

Author:
Gudrun Johnston
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