Tiny Stripes Cardigan + Vest by Purl Soho

Tiny Stripes Cardigan + Vest

Knitting
February 2017
Light Fingering ?
28 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in single row stripe stockinette stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
285 - 540 yards (261 - 494 m)
3-6 (9-12, 12-18, 18-24) months
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This pattern is available for free.

MATERIALS

  • A Tiny Stripes Bundle. Each bundle includes…Yarn A: 1 skein of Purl Soho’s Line Weight, 100% merino wool, in the color Heirloom White. Yarn B: 1 skein of Purl Soho’s Linen Quill, 50% fine highland wool, 35% alpaca, and 15% linen. We used Stillwater Blue for the Long-Sleeve version and Stonewall Gray for the Vest version.
  • US 3, 16-inch circular needles
  • Two US 1, 16-inch circular needles
  • A set of US 3 double pointed needles
  • A set of US 1 double pointed needles
  • 4 stitch markers, one unique

GAUGE
28 stitches and 40 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette stripe pattern on larger needles
Note: Take special care to also get the correct round gauge (40 rounds = 4 inches) so that your sweater will end up well proportioned!

SIZES
3-6 (9-12, 12-18, 18-24) months

  • Finished chest circumference: 18 ¾ (19 ¾, 21, 22 ¼) inches
  • Finished length from shoulder to bottom edge: 10 ¾ (11 ¾, 12 ½, 13 ¼) inches
  • Finished length of armhole: approximately 3 ½ (3 ¾, 4, 4 ¼) inches
  • Finished length from cuff to underarm (Long-Sleeve version): 6 (6 ½, 7, 7 ½) inches

SAMPLES: Both the Long-Sleeve and Vest versions pictured here are size 3-6 months.