Fair Isle Style Cardigan for Kids by Sophie and Me-Ingunn Santini

Fair Isle Style Cardigan for Kids

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Warm all year cardigan for boys and girls.
A heirloom!

This cardigan is inspired by the classic Scandinavian stranded knitting-patterns, a part of my cultural inheritance.
I’m always looking for methods to achieve the style in crochet!
Look at the gorgeous photos of the playing children!
Lene and Kirsten from Denmark have created these beautiful sweaters from this pattern.
The little pullover is worked in the round when yoke is done.

Tutorial for the surface-stitches included in pattern.

Matching Fair Isle Hat with balls HERE.
Matching Fair Isle Booties HERE
E-BOOK Fair Isle Collection for Kids:
* Cardigan * Hat * Booties * Crochet Sole Tutorial, HERE.

ADULT-VERSION of the cardigan HERE

Terminology: Crochet Terms.
Skill Level: Intermediate

16 pages Pdf-pattern:

  • Written instructions
  • Step by step-pics
  • Detail-pics and tutorials
  • Full st-diagram for Yoke in all sizes
  • Detailed Measures for the cardigan, all sizes
  • Tutorial for the surface-embroidery
  • Suggestions for how to work the cardigan in Baby-sizes and sizes for big children (12-14 years).

Small: 3-5 years
Full chest width finished garment = 74 cm (29 in)
Medium: 5-8 years
Full chest width finished garment = 80 cm (31.5 in)
Large: 8-10 years
Full chest width finished garment = 88 cm (34.5 in)

Light 3, wool, or any yarn suitable for the project, obtaining the gauge in instruction, even cotton is good!

Size S: 300 g (10,5 oz) - M: 400 g (14 oz) - L: 500 g (17,5 oz)

Crochet hook:
European metric 4,5 mm ( US 7 )

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