My Little Slice of Melon by Jessica Anderson

My Little Slice of Melon

Knitting
March 2015
Light Fingering ?
26 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch on larger needles
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
470 - 1200 yards (430 - 1097 m)
months (6 months, 12 months, 18 months, 24 months)(2T, 4, 6, 8)
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Summer, picnics and watermelon all come together in the perfect dress for all your warm weather needs- My Little Slice of Melon. Worked seamlessly, in the round, from the bottom up, this dress will whip up quickly and will be a favorite for summer picnics. The seed pocket is nice and cozy, adding just a bit of whimsy to your fun dress.

Sizes: 3 months (6 months, 12 months, 18 months, 24 months)(2T, 4, 6, 8) (dress shown in size 2T)
Finished Chest Size: 16 (17, 18, 19, 20) (21, 23, 25, 26.5) inches/ 40.5 (43.0, 45.5, 48.5, 51.0)(53.5, 58.5, 63.5, 67.5) cm
Yarn: Malabrigo Sock, 100 grams per skein, 440 yards per skein, Light Fingering Plied 100 % superwash merino wool.
1 (1, 1, 1, 1)(1, 2, 2, 3) skeins Little Lovely (MC)
1 skein Black (CC1)
1 skein Lettuce (CC2)
Gauge: 26 sts/ 32 rows = 4”/10.0 cm in Stockinette st
Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) 16”/40.5 cm circular or 24”/61.0 cm circular, or size needed to obtain gauge
US 3 (3.25mm) dpn(s), or 2 sizes smaller than size needed to obtain gauge
Tools: Stitch markers, tapestry needle, waste yarn, measuring tape