knitting pattern for a plain coloured cardigan for baby and toddler

in 3-ply silk for needles no 2,75 mm


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a knitting pattern NELLIE

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NELLIE - a lovely and practical plain coloured cardigan in silk for the baby and toddler. Long drop-shoulder sleeves worked from armhole and downwards.
The cardigan was worked from right front opening accross the back to the left front opening until armholes.
Required skill level from 1 (basic) to 5 (advanced): 3.
The measurements given throughout the pattern are all in cm as well as in inches.
Sizes: 3 mths - 6 mths - 1 year.
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    DK-weight cotton
  • LENA
    DK-weight cotton
    Linen/cotton + silk
    Aran-weight cotton
  • Sizes included in the pattern: 3 months - 6 months - 1 year.
    Measurements of the garment:
    Chest: 49 cm - 56 cm - 62 cm (in: 19,25 - 22 - 24,50)
    Length: 24 cm - 26 cm - 30 cm (in: 9,50 - 10,25 - 11,75)
    Yarn: this design applies for a 3-ply silk, 50 g = ca. 240 meters. In total 100 - 150 - 200 g.
    The original model was made in SETA, 100 % bourette silk (50 g = 240 meters) from Campolmi Roberto Filati in Florence (Firenze), Italy.
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    Accessories: buttons - here made shells. They are from Wool Warehouse in England.
    Needles: and circular needles no 2,25 and 2,75 mm.
    Tension/gauge in stocking st: 26 sts on needles no 2,75 mm = 10 cm.
    Suggestions of yarn alternatives: Hand Maiden Sea Silk, ITO Kinu (to work with 2 strands), Knit One Crochet Too Cozette (silk/cotton), Lang Yarns Mulberry Silk, Hand Maiden Flyss (silk/linen), Malabrigo Mora.
    Suggestions of cotton yarns: Schachenmayr Catania Fine, Sirdar Cotton 4 Ply, Wendy Supreme Cotton 4 Ply., King Cole Bamboo Cotton 4 Ply.
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