Little Alterra by Amy Miller
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Little Alterra

July 2013
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
27 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
665 - 860 yards (608 - 786 m)
24 (26, 28, 29½, 31)" chest circumference. Pullover shown measures 26", modeled with 3" positive ease (2-3" ease is recommended.)
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A pint sized version of Alterra for your little one!

Finished Sizes
24 (26, 28, 29½, 31)“ chest circumference. Pullover shown measures 26”, modeled with 3” positive ease (2-3” ease is recommended.)

The Plucky Knitter Primo Fingering (75% merino, 20% cashmere, 5% nylon; 385 yd/100 g): Vintage Icebox, 2 (2, 2, 3, 3) skeins. Appx. 665 (720, 770, 815, 860)yds

Size 4 (3.5 mm): 29” circular (cir) and set of 5 double-pointed (dpn). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.

Markers (m); waste yarn; tapestry needle.

27 sts and 32 rnds = 4” in Stockinette Stitch
27 sts and 32 rnds = 4” in Twisted Rib
To save time and ensure proper fit, please take time to check gauge.

This pullover is worked top-down as follows: the back is worked first down to the armholes, then the fronts are picked up from the cast on row (at the shoulders) and worked down to the armholes and joined with the back. When the neck shaping is complete, the body is joined to work in the round. It is worked in the round until the vented hems, where it is once again worked back and forth. The sleeves are picked up and worked down. The neckband is picked up and worked afterwards.

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