Maude Mini by Julie Weisenberger

Maude Mini

Knitting
July 2014
DK (11 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
250 - 700 yards (229 - 640 m)
2-10 years
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Maude Mini, like the adult-sized, is a fun apron-like tunic. Quick and easy to make and fun to wear with big pockets and crossed back. Completely seamless — the shoulder straps are joined using either Kitchener st or 3-needle BO.

Size
2 (4, 6, 8, 10) yr old

Finished Measurements
Chest: 20 (22, 24, 26, 28) in / 51 (56, 61, 66, 71) cm
Length: 14 (17.5, 20.5, 22, 24) in / 36 (44, 52, 56, 61) cm

Materials
Yarn
approx 250 (300, 400, 550, 700) yds / 229 ( 274, 366, 503, 640) m any sport to DK weight yarn that gets gauge

Shown in:

Big Bad Wool Weepaca - 50% washable merino, 50% baby alpaca, 95 yds per 50g skein
3 (3, 4, 6, 7) skeins in Piggy

Needles
US 6 / 4 mm circ or straight
Change needle size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions
4 st markers
st holders or scrap yarn
extra needles US 6 / 4 mm or smaller for holding sts

Gauge
20 sts and 28 rows = 4 in / 10 cm in St st.