Waiting for Santa Sweater Knitting Pattern

A little bit of metallic glitter provides the glitz for the perfect holiday sweater! The experienced knitter will enjoy making this textured cardigan for her favorite little girls.

LW3207
Cathy Payson
  • Experienced
  • Knitting
  • Toy / Kid

RED HEART® Shimmer®: 2 (2, 3, 3, 4) balls 1929 Red
Susan Bates® Knitting Needles: 4 mm [US 6].
Cable needle, five 1” (25mm) buttons, stitch markers (optional), yarn needle


Directions are written for size 2 years with changes for sizes 4, 6, 8, and 10 years in parentheses.
Finished Measurements
Chest:
27½ (29, 31, 32½, 34)” (70 (73.5, 78.5, 82.5, 86.5) cm)
Length: 16 (17, 18, 19, 20)” (40.5 (43, 45.5, 48.5, 51) cm), including back neck edging


GAUGE: 20 sts = 4” (10 cm), 26 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Stockinette st. 26 sts = 4” (10 cm); 30 rows = 4” (10 cm) in cable patterns. XO Cable measures about 1¼” (3 cm) wide. Double Cable measures about 2½” (6.5 cm) wide. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

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