Buttercup Cardigan by Sarah Cooke

Buttercup Cardigan

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Knitting
May 2018
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
260 - 950 yards (238 - 869 m)
3 months(6 months, 12 months, 1-1½, 1½-2)(3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 years)
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Buttercup is a pretty cardigan in sizes from 3 months to 10 years. It is knit seamlessly from the top down with raglan shaping for the sleeves and an easy to work texture pattern on the body.

Sizes:
3 months(6 months, 12 months, 1-1½, 1½-2)(3-4, 5-6, 7-8, 9-10 years)

Finished Chest Measurements:
18(19, 20, 22, 24)(25.5, 27, 28.5, 31) inches / 45.5(47, 51, 54.5, 60)(63.5, 67, 71, 78) cm

It is intended to be worn with approx. 0-3 inches / 0-7.5 cm positive ease. Choose a size that is 0-3 inches / 0-7.5 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/260 yd skein x 1(2, 2, 2, 2)(3, 3, 4, 4) skeins

Approx. 260(300, 350, 400, 470)(550, 650, 800, 950) yards / 240(280, 320, 370, 430)(500, 600, 730, 870) m

Needles & Notions:
US 4 (3.5mm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
US 6 (4mm) circular needle and set of double pointed needles
Yarn needle
4 stitch markers
Waste yarn
5(5, 6, 6, 7)(7, 8, 8, 9) buttons (approx. 0.5 inch / 12 mm in diameter)