Blue for a Boy
Yardage equals 4 balls of ‘Quickerknit Baby Wool’.
Cardi is worked top-down, but lower sleeves are seamed. Also requires 3 buttons.
Pattern in 6042 is written using UK terminology:
Size UK 10 needle = size US 3 (3.25mm)
Size UK 11 needle = size US 2-1/2 (3mm)
Patons Swifta Knit Bri-Nylon, listed for Afternoon Walk on the New Idea Supplement, may be a fingering yarn. It calls for 13 ½ sts = 2ins in stocking stitch and an Australian needle size 10. 18-19” is given as underarm measurement.