Little Greystone by Sarah Cooke

Little Greystone

Knitting
June 2017
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch using larger needle
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
450 - 1050 yards (411 - 960 m)
1-1½(1½-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10) years
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This is a child sized version of my Greystone cardigan.

A simple open front cardigan with raglan shaping for the sleeves, an a-line shaped body and a twist stitch pattern on the back and pockets. It is knit in one piece from the top down and is completely seamless apart from the pockets.

Sizes: 1-1½(1½-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10) years

Finished Chest Measurements:
21(22.5, 24, 26, 28, 30) inches / 53(57, 61, 66, 71, 76) cm (Based on twice the back width at underarm)

It is intended to be worn with approx. 0-2 inches / 0-5 cm positive ease. Choose a size up to 2 inches / 5 cm larger than the child’s actual chest measurement.

Skills Required:
Increases and decreases
Knit in the round (for the sleeves)
Pick up stitches

Yarn:
DK weight yarn 100g/250 yd skein x 2(3, 3, 4, 4, 5) skeins

Approx. 450(550, 600, 770, 850, 1050) yds / 410(500, 550, 700, 780, 960) m

Needles & Notions:
US 4 (3.5mm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
US 6 (4mm) circular needles and set of double pointed needles
Yarn needle
4 stitch markers
Waste yarn