Sweet Berries Sweater by Celeste Young

Sweet Berries Sweater

Knitting
September 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
200 - 425 yards (183 - 389 m)
3 (6, 12, 18, 24) months

Contrasting ribbing and a simple, sweet colorwork design set this sweater apart! Choose gender neutral shades or a pop of pink or blue for that special baby. The top down design is easy to knit and can be tried on your baby as you go to ensure a perfect fit.

Finished Sizes: 3 (6, 12, 18, 24) months. Peach sample shown is size 12 months, modeled on an 18 pound baby; blue sample shown is size 18 months, modeled on a 24 pound baby.

Yarn: Cascade Longwood (100% Superwash Extrafine Merino; 191 yd 175 m/100 g): #11 Walnut (MC), 1 (1, 1, 2, 2) hanks; #05 Peach OR #22 Sky Blue (CC1), 1 hank; #01 White (CC2), 1 hank.

Needles: Size 8 (5 mm) 16” circular and set of 5 double-pointed needles

Notions: Stitch marker; stitch holder or scrap yarn; tapestry needle; scissors.

Gauge: 19 stitches, 26 rounds = 4” in stockinette stitch