Blue Sky Fibers

Cotton Sweet Cardi

The Classic Series

Design by Erika Flory

$9.00

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Super swingy, this trapeze cardi is exactly what every little girl-on-the-go needs. Soft cotton makes little ones happy and the stranded detail makes it fun to knit. Bracelet length sleeves and seed stitch hems are the perfect finishing details.

Pattern No. SWE

YARN:

Organic Cotton (Skinny) by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Organic Cotton; 65 grams/150yd): 3 (3, 4, 4, 5, 5, 6) hanks MC; 1 hank CC

 

NEEDLES:

Size 5 (3.75mm) needles, or size needed to obtain gauge

 

OTHER TOOLS:

Stitch markers

Tapestry needle

3 (3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 4) ⅝” buttons

SKILL LEVEL:

Advanced Beginner

 

GAUGE:

In St st, 20 sts and 27 rows = 4″

SIZES:

Girls 12 mos (18 mos, 2, 4, 6, 8, 10) years

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS:

Chest: 24½ (25½, 27¾, 29, 32¼, 34¾, 36¼)”

Length: 9½ (10¼, 11¼, 13½, 14¼, 15, 15¾)”

No. 308 Mallard / No. 311 Gardenia

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