The little cape is the mid-season fashion accessory, practical and comfortable with its soft fur collar. An easy to live with model with side openings to pass the hands and press studs for an invisible closure.
The model has a nice amplitude at the base and a good support at the shoulders.
It was designed following the recommendations of a little girl... a loose cape to be comfortable and which inflates when you turn around... a soft pink collar... and holes to put your hands through.
The model is made from 2 quality, a smooth and thick yarn knitted deliberately tighter to bring warmth and a velvet yarn for the touch of softness.
The model is made in Quality Yarn 3 and Pingo fourrure of Pingouin with needles 5 mm (UK : 6, US : H/8 and Japan : 8/0).
Stitches used : garter stitch and stocking stitch
The tension/gauge : 18 stitches and 22 rows in stocking stitch = 10 cm (= 4" x 4 ").
Estimated yardage for Yarn 3 quality : 450/512/587 m/675/776/891meters or 493/560/642/739/849/975 yards. Estimated yardage for Pingo fourrure quality : 31/35/40 /45/53/62 meters or 34/39/44/58/68 yards.
You can make this model in other qualities with the gauge same.
This model is of intermediate level.
The model is available in 6 sizes: 2 years, 4 years, 6 years, 8 years, 10 years and 12 years.
The knitting pattern includes full instructions with photos of the model (the measures of the model in cm).
This pattern can be made on a single bed knitting machine (Big Phil type) for adjustment follow the recommendations on the control strip of the ball and adapt to your machine. (for the stocking stitch)
Suitable for intermediate - Pattern language English - Measurements in cm and imperial. This pattern is available PDF download (21 pages) which includes 7 photos of the model, photo tutorial to sew the collar and schematic measurements in cm. Each size is explained individually.
- PDF knitting pattern with photographs 6 Sizes (21 pages)
- Photo tutorial to sew the collar (4 photos)
- Measurements in cm and imperial
- Each size is explained individually
- 7 photos of the model
Materials you need at home:
- 5/6/7/8/9/10 balls Quality Yarn 3 of Pingouin Minerai color
- 1/1/1/1/1/1 ball Quality Pingo fourrure of Pingouin Bengale color
- knitting needles a pair of 5 mm (UK : 6, US : H/8 and Japan : 8/0)
- 1 cable needle or stitch holder
- 5/5/5/5/5/6 snaps fasteners
- 1 scissors
- 1 wool needle for sewing up
Thali Créations Designs
My name is Nathalie, I design knitwear classic with a stylish twist for preemies, babys, children's and woman's ... my own designs and other for yarn companies.
I love blending creative stitches for comfortable and original garments ... handmade knits garments that you can wear for all occasions.
I use modern construction methods make for a straight-forward and enjoyable knitting experience (explained in photo tutorials). For give you pleasure of wearing hand knits practical and beautiful.
I hope you will enjoy knitting my patterns as much as I have enjoyed creating them.
All my knitwear is created by myself handmade and made in France. My patterns are signed Thali Créations.
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