Havana Cape is a great accessory for kids to pull over their clothes if they are just a little cold. Easier to manage than a scarf and comfortable to wear, this will quickly become a favourite. Knitted in the round with a 4 row repeat this is perfect knitting whilst watching the latest Scandinavian drama.
Knitted on 4 and 5 mm circular needles.
Tension: 22 sts and 24 rows over 10 cm square using 5 mm needles in cable rib.
To fit the following chest sizes:
Aged 3-6 years: To fit approx 59.5cm/23″ to 63.5cm/24 1/2″ chest [3 balls of yarn].
Ages 7-10 years: To fit approx 67cm/ 26″ chest to 71cm/ 27 1/2″ chest (4 balls of yarn).
Finished Measurements: Length: 25  cm;
Circumference at cast on edge: 75  cm;
Circumference at neck edge: 37  cm.
Photographed in the colour Alpaca Dew. Knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs 100% pure alpaca Medium yarn. Named after Havana the alpaca.
A suggested substitute yarn is shown below.