Ahoy Little-Pete! by Lene Alve
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Ahoy Little-Pete!

Knitting
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
32 stitches and 56 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 0 - 2.0 mm
US 1½ - 2.5 mm
1.75 mm
850 yards (777 m)
0-4 months
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It began with a little hat with a visor. The little hat needed a jacket to match so I searched for an interesting detail to add and once I decided on the striped piping, I knew Little Pete was all set to sail the seven seas.

The following applies for both the hat and the jacket

Size
Newborn to three/four months

Yarn
Approximately 380m/423y each of two colors in fingering weight or 4-ply wool for both the hat and the jacket.

2m/2.2y of highlight color for the twisted cord.

I used HjerteGarn Ciao Trunte, 100% Merino wool.

Needles

2,5mm/US1.5 or size that will give you gauge
2,0mm/US0 for closing the piping and the visor, for hat ribbing
2,0mm/US0 dpns for I-cords

Gauge
32sts/56rows = 10cm/4” in striping pattern

Notions
Stitch markers, darning needle, waste yarn, crochet hook in size 1,75mm

Technique requirements
Intermediate knitting skills