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Dancin' Daisies Pullover

Knitting
August 2004
Fingering / 4 ply (14 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches in St st on larger needles
US 8 - 5.0 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
1023 - 1395 yards (935 - 1276 m)
29 (32, 35)" (73.5 [81.5, 89] cm) chest circumference

Pattern description from Interweave Knits: “Free-form daisies and colorful stripes provide vibrant movement for Kristin Nicholas’s simple child’s sweater. For texture, Kristin has worked the stripes in reverse stockinette stitch separated by single rows of stockinette stitch at the color changes. Small bobbles at the edges of the body, sleeves, and high neck add to the fun.”

Finished Size: 29 (32, 35)” (73.5 81.5, 89 cm) chest circumference

Yarn: Devon Yarns Julia (50% wool, 25% kid mohair, 25% alpaca; 93 yd 85 m/50 g): #5084 zinnia pink, 3 (4, 5) balls; #2983 magenta, #B118 espresso (dark brown), and #2250 French pumpkin, 2 (2, 2) balls each; #5185 spring green and #2163 golden honey, 1 (1, 2) ball(s) each. Yarn available exclusively from Great Yarns of Raleigh, North Carolina.

Needles:

  • Body and sleeves - size 8 (5 mm): straight.
  • Neck - size 6 (4 mm): set of 4 double-pointed (dpn).
  • Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Notions: Tapestry needle; marker (m)

Additional Gauge: 17sts = 4” (10 cm) in reverse stockinette-stitch ridges on larger needles