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A delightful baby cardigan to knit quickly with a soft, chunky cotton/acrylic yarn and size 10-1/2 knitting needles. A great gift for a newborn. Ideal for the advanced beginning knitter.
Finished with four 3/4" diameter pearl buttons.
Finished Knit Measurements:TO FIT SIZES: 0-6 months, 6-12 months.
Yarn Used: GGH Goa (50% Cotton/50% Acrylic; 50g/1 ¾oz. balls [60m/65.6yds] per ball: 3 (4) balls in Lime Green #45
Pattern Gauge: 19 stitches = 6" and 5 rows = 1" in St st on Size 10 1/2 [6.5mm] needles.
Yarn Label Gauge and Information: A bulky weight yarn with a gauge of 13 stitches and 19 rows = 4" [10cm] on size 8-10 [5-6mm] needles..
Total Yardage Required: Approximately 180 (240) m [197 (262) yds].
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Knitting Needles Used: Size 10 ½ [6.5mm] needles (Circular needles, 32-47" long, are recommended, but not required).
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