Happy Scrappy Cardigan by Nailya Plaskey

Happy Scrappy Cardigan

Knitting
April 2019
Light Fingering ?
24 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
330 - 1000 yards (302 - 914 m)
0-6 m (6-12 m, 1-2 yo, 2-4 yo, 4-6 yo,6-8 yo, 8-10 yo)
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Have a lot of fingering weight yarn leftovers? Don’t let them linger in your stash! Knit this cheerful cardigan. Top-down raglan construction lets you try it on for length, and you can play with the width of stripes as you like. A version with solid sleeves works as well. Choose one color yarn for ribbing, neckband and button band to help tie together your happy scrappy color scheme.

Skill level: advanced beginner to intermediate
Sizes: 0-6 m (6-12 m, 1-2 yo, 2-4 yo, 4-6 yo,6-8 yo, 8-10 yo)
Finished bust dimensions: about 18 (19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 28) inches or 45.7 (48, 50.8, 55.9, 61, 66, 71) cm
Suggested Yarn: fingering weight yarn, total of about 330 (380, 480, 630, 730, 880, 980) yds or 300 (350, 440, 580, 670, 805, 900) m. I used Bumblebee Acres Farm 2017 Advent calendar in Harry Potter inspired colorways, it was a perfect amount of yarn for size 6-8 yo.
Needles: size 5 (3.75 mm) size 16-inch and 24-inch circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge, size 5 (3.75 mm) dpn, size 3 (3.25 mm) circular needle and size 3 (3.25 mm) dpn
Gauge: 24 st and 32 rows = 4 inches in stockinette