Skimmer Mini by Yarn-Madness

Skimmer Mini

October 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
5 stitches and 7 rows = 1 inch
in Stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
200 - 740 yards (183 - 677 m)
Nb/3m/6m/12m/24m (3y/4y/6y/8y/10y)
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Skimmer is a seamless top-down cardigan for babies and children, long sleeved to keep the chilly days at bay, and with a fun yet easy texture detail to spice things up a little! The perfect autumn and winter garment for both boys and girls!


Newborn/3m/6m/1y/2y (3y/4y/6y/8y/10y)

Actual chest circumference of garment:
15.6/17.2/18.8/19.6/21.2 (22.8/24.4/25.6/27.2/28.8) inches, or
39/43/47/49/54 (58/62/65/69/73) cm


MC - Main color (shown in gray)
CC - Contrast color (shown in blue)

Nurturing Fibers Merino DK Singles;
1/1/2/2/2 (2/3/3/3/4) skeins of each color,

or approximately
MC: 100/110/130/150/180 (220/250/280/320/350) yards, or 90/100/120/135/165 (200/230/255/295/320) meters
CC: 100/110/130/150/200 (240/280/320/350/390) yards, or 90/100/120/135/175 (220/255/295/320/360) meters
of any DK weight yarn of your choice.

4 mm circular knitting needle, or size to reach gauge
Same size douple pointed needles, if not knitting sleeves with magic loop.
4 stitch markers
Needle for weaving in ends

Approximately 5/6/6/7/7 (7/8/8/9/10) buttons – if you want buttons in the textured section, have a few extra at hand.