3 (6-9, 12, 24) months
Note! Babies are different in sizing, so measure the child or a favorite sweater before deciding upon a size.
Measurements of the pullover at body circumference:
49 (54, 58.5, 64.5) cm/19.25 (21.25, 23, 25.5)”
26 sts x 36 rows over 10cm x 10cm/4” x 4” with 3.0mm/US 2½ needles in stst after wet blocking
30 sts x 40 rows over 10cm x 10cm/4” x 4” with 2.5mm/US 1½ needles in unstretched 1×1 rib
Approx yarn estimate: 300/328 (350/382, 430/ 470, 500/547) m/yd Cotton 8/4 Organic by Mayflower, fingering weight, 100% cotton, 170m/186yd per 50g/1.76oz
Note! This is the total amount of yardage for working the pullover. It can be worked in different color blocks with approx. a 1/3 of the amount per color
The pattern is suitable for a large range of fingering weight yarns. You could choose a yarn with linen or wool content, or a natural woolen yarn would be very suitable, too.
2.5mm/US 1½, 40cm/16” circular needle for the rib at the neck, shoulder and hem.
3.0mm/US 2½, 40cm/16” circular needle as main needle for the pullover.
3.0mm/US 2½, double-pointed needles for sleeves
2.5mm/US 1½, double-pointed needles for rib at the sleeves
Scrap yarn or stitch holders
Tapestry needle and 3 buttons (1cm/0.5”)
The pattern is digital and will be sent as a PDF-file to your e-mail. An appendix is included for embroidery in sashiko-style for knitwear.