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Child's Playtime Top
Lion Brand® Cotton-Ease®
Pattern Number: 81022AD This cute top looks adorable on any little girl.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: 12 mos, 24 months (2 yrs), Child 4
Finished Chest 19 (22, 24) in. (48.5 (56, 61) cm)
Finished Length 11 (12 1/2, 14) in. (28 (32, 35.5) cm)
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

MATERIALS

830-187 Cotton-Ease® Yarn: Golden Glow

Dusty mustard yellow


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 7 [4.5 mm]
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Lion Brand Stitch Holders
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
18 sts + 38 rows = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter st (k every row).
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS



TOP

BACK

Cast on 63 (75, 81) sts. Knit 4 rows. Beg with a knit row, work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) until piece measures 8 (9, 10) in. (20.5 (23, 25.5) cm) from beg, end with a WS row.

Shape Yoke

Next Row: *K1, k2tog; repeat from * to end of row – 42 (50, 54) sts.

Continue in Garter st (k every row) until yoke measures 1 1/2 (1 3/4, 2) in. (4 (4.5, 5) cm).

Shape Armhole

Bind off 4 (6, 6) sts at beg of next 2 rows – 34 (38, 42) sts. Decrease 1 st at each end of every RS row 4 (5, 5) times – 26 (28, 32) sts. Work even until yoke measures 3 (3 1/2, 4) in. (7.5 (9, 10) cm), end with a WS row.

Shape Neck

Next Row (RS): K6 and slip to a holder, bind off 14 (16, 20) sts, knit to end.

Work in Garter st on 6 sts for 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm) for tie. Bind off.

Slip 6 sts from holder to back to needle and re-join yarn. Work in Garter st for 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm) for second tie. Bind off.

FRONT

Make same as Back.

FINISHING

Sew side seams. Weave in ends.



ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rnd(s) = round(s)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
p = purl
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side


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