knitting pattern for the bairns

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Main colour • stripes body/sleeves • stripes upper body/neck band

€ 5,95 EUR
a knitting pattern MELINDA

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MELINDA - a lovely and useful kid jumper in an aran-weight cotton or linen/cotton. A beautiful textured pattern in moss stitch with parts in plain knitting with tip-coloured stripes in plain knitting in reverse. The sleeves are one in plain knitting and the other in moss st - or they can be made both similar in moss st or plain knitting.
The pattern is a written pattern with charts. Worked flat.
Difficulty of execution measured from 1 (beginner) to 5 (advanged): 3.
The measurements throughout the pattern are given in cm as well as inches.
Sizes included in the pattern: 4 - 6 - 8 yrs
More information you can find further down this page.
Sizes included in the pattern: 4 - 6 - 8 yrs
Measurements of the garment:
Chest: 68 cm - 72 cm - 76 cm (in: 26¾ - 28¼ - 30)
Length: 33 cm - 38 cm - 42 cm (in: 13 - 15 - 16½)
Material: our AGRIGENTO, 100 % Egyptian aran-weight cotton, 250 - 300 - 400 g of the main colour and 25 g each tip colour. 1 ball = 100 g - 150 meters (3½ oz - yardage: 47 yds per oz).
Or our NOTO, 50 % cotton/50 % linen. This yarn is worked with 3 strands giving the work a more rustic surface and the shades become more soft. The model on the photo has been made in this yarn.
Our yarn price for the model: from € 32,85 EUR (cotton - size 4-6 yrs) - free delivery inside Europe!
Needles: no 4 mm and 4½ mm.
Tension/gauge in pattern: 18 sts on needles no 4½ mm = 10 cm (4 in).
Purchasing our yarn and the pattern comes for free. Contact us for more info - here.
Suggestions of yarn alternatives: DMC Natura Medium, ROWAN Handknit Cotton KF, RICO Creative Cotton Aran, SCHOELLER und STAHL Record, MONDIAL Bio Soft.
From our residential handknitting workshop: delivery of the handicraft MELINDA to order - learn more.
Terms of sale: learn more here.

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