- PDF knitting pattern with photos (18 pages)
- Photo tutorial step by step to form a buttonhole with a hook (5 photos)
- 15 photos of the model in progress allow you to visualize the stages.
- Metric measurements
- Suitable for beginners
- 5 photos of the model
This small cardigan with a classic and straight shape is modular. From the explanation you can obtain several versions ... by reducing the height of the body to obtain a bolero, by lengthening it to obtain a long cardigan. Likewise for the sleeves, 5 length proposals are explained for each size (short, angel, 3/4, long or with lapels).
This vest is uni-sex and can be declined according to your needs.
This little cardigan is a Top Down, it is knitted start from the neckline with circular needles used as straight needles. For more comfort he is knit in one piece and seamless in garter stitch ... it is the perfect model for beginners.
He can be also made entirely with straight needles (for more comfort, use double pointed needles for the 1st rows of the sleeves ... there will only be the seam of the sleeves to plan.) The 2 techniques are explained in the PDF.
To knit it you have to master the yarn over (= add a stitch by placing the yarn on the needle) and know how to cast off the stitches. The photos (15) of the model in progress help you to visualize the steps.
The model is made in Quality Lambswool of Phildar with needles 3 mm métrique in garter stitch.
The tension/gauge : 25 stitches and 47 rows in garter stitch = 10 cm (= 4" x 4 "). You can knit this model in other qualities with the gauge same.
Other yarn can be use : Quality Pingorex Baby of Pingouin, Quality Peques of Katia ... Quality Rose & Lou of Plassard, Quality Orient of Cheval blanc, Quality Calinou or Merino of Bergère de France.
Provide 1 button (optional), to form a buttonhole with a hook a photos tutorial step by step is include in the pattern (5 photos)
The model is available in 6 sizes : preemie, new born, 3 months, 6 months, 12 months and 18 months.
The knitting pattern includes full instructions with photos of the model. Each size is explained individually.
Suitable for beginners. Pattern language : English. This pattern is available PDF download (18 pages) which includes 5 photos of the model, the explanations of the techniques used and tutorial step by step (for form a buttonhole with a hook 5 photos). And 15 photos of the model in progress allow you to visualize the steps.