Alexandra is a child’s cardigan with pleated hem and cuffs. Giant buttons in contrasting colors and a knitted belt makes it interesting and fashionable. It is a top-down raglan, worked in one piece without seams. Cardigan is designed with 3” of positive ease so it can be comfortably worn on top of other wardrobes.
Sizes: 4-5 yrs (5-6 yrs, 7-8 yrs, 9-10 yrs, 11-12 yrs), Chest measurements: 26”/65cm (27”/67.5cm, 28.5”/71.25cm, 30”/74cm, 32”/79cm) Please do not rely exclusively on a child’s age, but rather measure his chest to determine the proper size. Cardigan is meant to be worn with 3” of positive ease.
Gauge: 22 sts and 30 rows per 4“(10cm) in stockinette stitch –save the time by checking the gauge Please note that I knit loosely so you may need different sized needles to obtain the gauge.