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Free Knitting Pattern: Child's Knitted Jumper

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Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Sportweight
Pattern #: kwes-knitJumper
Rating: *****4.8 (based on 4 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)

SIZE: 12 mos, 24 months (2 yrs), Child 3
Finished Chest size 21 (24, 26½)"
Note: Pattern is written for smallest size with changes for larger sizes in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes. To follow pattern more easily, circle all numbers pertaining to your size before beginning.

CORRECTIONS: None
 

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Wool-Ease® Sportweight

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 660-099: Wool-Ease Sportweight Yarn: Fisherman (discontinued)
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Discontinued - click here for possible substitutions
Wool-Ease® Sportweight
Sorry, product is discontinued; no colors are available.
*Wool-Ease® Sportweight (Article #660). · Solids, Heathers, Prints: 80% Acrylic, 20% Wool.
· Frosts: 70% Acrylic, 20% Wool, 10% Nylon
· Color #301 White/Multi: 78%Acrylic, 19% Wool, 3% Polyester
· Color #402 Wheat, #403 Mushroom: 86%Acrylic, 10% Wool, 4% Rayon.; package size: 5.00oz/140.00 gr. (435yds/397m) pull skeins

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MATERIALS
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QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  660-099 Wool-Ease Sportweight Yarn: Fisherman (discontinued)
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$ 5.99 (2, 2)  
Discontinued, sorry!
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 6 [4.00 mm]   $ 3.60  
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size F-5 (3.75 mm)   $ 2.30  
Additional Materials
Four ¾" (19 mm) buttons
 

Child's Knitted Jumper

Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Sportweight

GAUGE:

20 sts and 28 rows = 4" (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

STITCH EXPLANATION:

PATTERN STITCHES
Fishtail Lace (knitted in-the-rnd with a multiple of 8 sts)
Rnd 1 (RS)
*K 1, yo, k 2, sl1-k2tog-psso, k 2, yo; rep from * around.
Rnds 2, 4 & 6 Knit.
Rnd 3 K 2, *yo, k 1, sl1-k2tog-psso, k 1, yo, k 3; rep from * around, end last rep k 1 instead of k 3.
Rnd 5 K 3, *yo, sl1-k2tog-psso, yo, k 5; rep from * around, end last rep k 2 instead of k 5.

Twisted Rib Pattern (multiple of 2 sts)
Rnd or Row 1
*K 1 through back loop, p 1; rep from *.
Rnd or Row 2 *K 1, p 1; rep from *.
Rep Rnds or Rows 1 & 2 for Twisted Rib Pat.


BODY
With circular needles, cast on 208 (240, 264) sts. Join and place a marker for beg of rnd. Work Fishtail Lace Pat Rows 1-6 twice, then rep Rows 5 & 6, 4 (5, 6) times. Cont in St st (= k every rnd) until piece measures 9½ (10¼, 11½)" from beg.

Waist:
Next rnd
K2tog around -- 104 (120, 132) sts.

Bib Work 2 rnds in Twisted Rib Pat.

Divide for front and back Using straight knitting needles (or working back-and-forth on circular needles) work 52 (60, 66) sts for front, place rem 52 (60, 66) sts on a holder for back.

Front:
Shape armholes
Working back and forth in Twisted Rib Pat, bind off 2 sts at beg of next 2 rows. Dec 1 st each side every other row 3 (4, 4) times, then dec 1 st at end of next row -- 41 (47, 53) sts. Work even in Twisted Rib Pat until bib measures 2½ (3, 3½)", ending with a WS row.
Shape neck
Cont in Twisted Rib Pat, work 16 (18, 21) sts, join a new ball of yarn and bind off center 9 (11, 11) sts for neck, work to end of row. Working both sides at the same time with separate balls of yarn, cont in Twisted Rib Pat dec 1 st at each neck edge every other row 5 times. Work even on rem 11 (13, 16) sts until bib measures 5½ (6, 6½)".
Buttonhole row
Rib 2 (3, 3), yo, k2tog, rib 3 (3, 6), yo, k2tog, rib to end. Rib 3 more rows. Bind off rem sts each side.

BACK

Work as for front, however, beg neck shaping when bib measures 3 (3½, 4)". Complete as for front omitting buttonholes.

FINISHING

Crochet Edge With RS facing, using crochet hook, join yarn with a slip st at bottom of armhole, *3 sc, ch 3, slip st in top of last sc; rep from * around armhole, shoulder and neck on front and back. Fasten off. Sew on buttons opposite buttonholes


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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beg = begin(s)(ning) ch(s) = chain(s)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing) dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit p = purl
pat = pattern psso = pass slipped stitch over
rem = remain(s)(ing) rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s) RS = right side
sc = single crochet sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es) tog = together
WS = wrong side yo = yarn over


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Pattern Average Rating: *****4.8 (based on 4 reviews)
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Reviewed by Rtouj Qallaf on 2012-10-28 *****
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