Althea

Knitting
May 2018
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5 stitches = 1 inch
in stockingnet
US 7 - 4.5 mm
205 - 300 yards (187 - 274 m)
3 months(6, 12, 18, 2T), or to fit chest size 16(17, 18, 19, 21) in. [40.6 (43.2, 45.7, 48.3, 53.3) cm]
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Althea is an adorable little cardigan shirt with a flared bottom and contrasting color bind offs.

Yarn: 150(160, 175, 190, 210) yd 137(146, 160, 174, 192) m Worsted Weight Yarn for the main color (mc)
30(35, 35, 40, 40) yd 27.5(32, 32, 36.5, 36.5) m Worsted Weight Yarn for the accent color (ac)
25-30 yd 23-27.5 m Worsted Weight Yarn for the button band
10-20 yd 9-18 m for the sleeve bind offs and the bottom bind off

Gauge: 5 sts/in. 2.54 cm

Needles: size 7 US 4.5 mm or whatever size you need to get gauge, circular needle for flat knitting and double-pointed needles or a long circular for magic loop

Sizes: 3 months(6, 12, 18, 2T), or to fit chest size 16(17, 18, 19, 21) in. 40.6 (43.2, 45.7, 48.3, 53.3) cm