Everybody needs a holiday party sweater. For children, gaudy bright colours are fun. Ladies sometimes aim for something a bit classier. Either way, the crystalline lace yoke of this sweater adds a bit of sparkle and pop to a classically simple silhouette. Wear while sipping eggnog and herding sugar-crazed kiddies!
|sizing||8 child and 8 adult sizes:
0-6 mo (6-12 mo, 1-2 yrs, 2-4 yrs, 5-6 yrs, 7-8 yrs, 9-10 yrs, 11-12yrs, ladies XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, 3XL, 4XL)
Bust: 19 (20.5, 22, 24, 25, 26, 28, 30, 31, 33, 36, 40, 44, 48, 52, 58) inches
(waist shaping option decreases to 3" less than bust measurement)
|materials||DK weight yarn in 2 colours
MC: 200 (260, 300, 320, 360, 420, 540, 650, 750, 800, 850, 900, 1000, 1200, 1300, 1400) yds
CC: 120 (130, 140, 180, 200, 220, 270, 280, 300, 340, 350, 360, 450, 460, 470, 480) yds (samples shown in Sweet Georgia Superwash DK in 'cherry', 'undyed', 'silver' and 'slate')
five to seven 3/4" buttons, cable needle
|gauge||22 sts / 4" in stockinette stitch using larger needles|
|suggested needles||US #2 / 2.75mm and US #5 / 3.75mm needles; (or as required to meet gauge); 24" circular and double pointed needles in both sizes|
|notes||This pullover is knit seamlessly from the top down. The yoke is knit in rows to form the opening placket at the neckline. Arms and body are knit in the round from the underarm to hem and cuffs. The ladies version includes options for waist shaping and 3/4 length sleeves. Lace pattern is shown using charts.|
The snowflake pattern is available as an individual pattern download, or as part of the Great White North collection.
|buy Snowflake Pattern||$6 USD|
|buy Great White North ebook||$13 USD (8 patterns)|
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