Petite Isle of Hope by Sara Gresbach

Petite Isle of Hope

Knitting
August 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
9 stitches and 12 rows = 2 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
350 - 785 yards (320 - 718 m)
2 (4, 6, 8)(10, 12)
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Never turn your back on hope and always keep a little in your pocket.

Feminine, airy, and interesting to knit, Petite Isle of Hope is the girls version of the adult Isle of Hope. Both were designed to lift your spirits while you knit, inspiring daydreams about what makes you smile, sparking hope.

Adult version also available: Isle of Hope

Sizes:
2 (4, 6, 8)(10, 12) years
Finished Chest Circumference: 22 (24, 26, 27.5)(29, 31)” / 56 (61, 66, 70)(74, 79) cm

Materials:
-350 (490, 550, 620)(705, 785) yds / 320 (450, 505, 570)(645, 720) m of Fibra Natura Good Earth Solids (53% cotton, 47% linen; 204 yards / 187 meters] per 100 grams / 3.53 ounces) Shown in Canyon.
-US #8 / 5.0 mm or size needed to obtain gauge
long circular needles and DPN’s (optional, for pockets and 3- needle bind off)
-US #7 / 4.5 mm or one size smaller than gauge needles
long circular needles or DPN’s (optional for cuffs & neckband)
-Waste yarn or stitch holders
-2 sets of 4 stitch markers, distinguishable from each other
-Tapestry needle for seaming and weaving in ends

The front and back of this pullover is worked flat from the bottom up, in pieces then seamed at the shoulders and sides.
Sleeve stitches are picked up around armholes and worked from the top down, using short rows to shape sleeve cap.