Active Sweater by Jane Burns

Active Sweater

Knitting
February 2023
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
12-24 months – 10-11 years
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Energetic little ones will have fun running around in this stripy jumper with its playful Swiss-darned figures.
A hard-wearing machine-washable yarn makes this jumper easy to care for – just the ticket when it’s muddy outside.

Sized to fit 1- 11 years and knit in DK weight yarn.

This sweater is a simple bottom up drop shoulder construction with minimal shaping. The stick figures are embroidered on at the end using the charts and instructions. If you fancy working these using the intarsia method, the charts are set out for the as well.

To fit approx. age:
12-24 months (2-3: 4-5: 6-7: 8-9: 10-11) yrs
To fit chest:
53 (56: 61: 67. 71: 76) cm

Finished chest measurement:
61 (64: 69: 75: 79: 84)

Finished length:
36 (38: 42: 48: 52: 56) cm

Yarn:
King Cole Merino Blend DK, (A) shade 791 Denim 3 (3: 4: 5: 6: 7) 50g balls; (B) shade 3292 Pale Grey 1 (2: 2: 3: 4: 4) 50g balls; (C) shade 46 Aran, 1 (1: 1: 2: 2: 2) 50g balls; (D) shade 702 Graphite, 1 (1: 2: 2: 2: 2) 50g balls.

Needles:
Straight 3.25mm & 4mm
Circulars 3.25mm