Classic! Shawl-collared classic cardigan styled for the little ones. Generous sizing allowance and fit for boys and girls with optional buttonhole placement, optional pockets, optional striping! **Complete tutorial** as side pdf includes many techniques and tips for success. We tested this with rank beginners in my group, and they were able to make it. Tutorial proofread and re-loaded Feb. 18, 2014.
Sized with 2-4 inches of positive ease, choose a size based on the child's measurements, not their age. It is easy to adjust the sleeve and body lengths to accommodate even the most difficult sizing. Sleeves are worked 'in-the-round' on two circs or dpns/Magic Loop, whilst the body is worked flat.
Shawl collar is shaped by short-rowing in ribbing--complete tutorial showing all phases of that process as well.
Pattern includes many 'TIPS' and tricks to help you achieve the best possible knit for your skill level.
All sizes were thoroughly tested by at least 1-3 knitters; I person