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Scrap Sweater for the Small ones

Knitting
June 2012
DK / 8 ply (11 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 5.5 rows = 1 inch in Stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
4.5 mm
Newborn, 3m, 6m, 12m, 2y, 4y, 6y, 8y
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The perfect sweater to use up some of the yarn scraps we all have in our stash! You’ll feel ridiculously good about yourself creating something this cute without a trip to the yarn shop! Knitted seamless and top down, with more than one option for the body pattern.
What are you waiting for?

Sizes:

Note: Some sizes share chest measurement, but size differs in the yoke.
Choose the one closest to the little ones age.

Newborn (chest: 17 inches/43 cm)
3 months (chest: 17 inches/43 cm)
6 months (chest: 18 inches/45 cm)
12 months (chest: 19 inches/49 cm)
24 months (chest: 22 inches/55 cm)
4 years (chest: 24 inches/60 cm)
6 years (chest: 24 inches/60 cm)
8 years (chest: 26.5 inches/67 cm)

Gauge:
5 sts and 6.5 rows /inch in stockinette.

Materials:

Hourglass version, short sleeved
DK weight yarn:
Appr 65/80/100/130 (160/180/200/230 meters of MC
Appr 50/60/70/80 (100/120/140/160) meters of CC1.
Appr 30/35/45/60 (70/80/100/120) meters of CC2.

Hearts version, long sleeved
DK weight yarn:
Appr 65/80/100/130 (160/180/200/230 meters of MC
Appr 70/80/100/120 (140/160/180/200) meters of CC1.
Appr 55/65/80/100 (120/140/160/180) meters of CC2.
Appr 15/20/25/30 (40/50/60/80) meters of CC3.

4 mm knitting needles, or size to get gauge.
4.5 mm knitting needles, or size to get gauge.

Notions:
4 stitch markers, one different from the others
One button