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Child's Raglan Sleeve Pullover
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease® Chunky
Pattern Number: 10112-Child
This sweater can be made in a variety of sizes whether your child is 4 or 12 years old.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: Child 4, Child 5-6, Child 7-8, Child 9-10, Child 11-12
CHILD 4 (6, 8, 10, 12) Finished Chest CHILD 29 (30 1/2, 32, 34 1/2, 36 1/2) inches Length CHILD 15 1/2 (16, 17 1/2, 19 1/2, 21)"
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.
630-180 Wool-Ease Chunky Yarn: Evergreen
Dark, piney blue green
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
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Alternative Quantity: (2, 3, 3, 4)
Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10 [6 mm]
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 11 [8 mm]
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Size 10 16-inch circular needles
11 sts and 16 rows = 4" with larger needles over St st (k on RS, p on WS). 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
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
K2tog Knit 2 sts togetherSsk (slip slip knit) Slip the next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, from the tip of the left needle to the tip of the right needle; insert the left needle into the fronts of these 2 sts from the left and k them tog from this position to dec 1 st.
Purl 2 sts togetherSsp (slip slip purl) Slip the next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, to right needle, return these sts back to left needle, keeping them twisted, purl these sts together through the back loops.
PULLOVER BACKWith smaller needles, cast on 40 (42, 44, 48, 50) sts.
Work in k1, p1 rib for 2" (child).
Change to larger needles and work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) until piece measures 9 (9 1/2, 10 1/2, 12, 13)" from beg (or desired length to underarm), end with a WS row.
Raglan Armhole Shaping Bind off 3 (4, 4, 4, 4) sts at beg of next 2 rows 34 (34, 36, 40, 42) sts.
Dec 1 st each side every 3rd row 2 (2, 2, 0, 2) times as foll: when dec falls on RS row K1, k2tog, k to last 3 sts; end ssk, k1; when dec falls on WS row p1, p2tog, p to last 3 sts; end ssp, p1.
Dec 1 st each side every other row 9 (9, 10, 14, 12) times, working only RS row dec above.
Bind off rem 12 (12, 12, 12, 14) sts.FRONTWork as for back until piece measures 13 (13 1/4, 14 1/2, 16 1/2, 18) (if you have adjusted body length to underarm, adjust accordingly), end with a WS row.
Neck Shaping Cont to work Raglan Armhole Shaping as for back, join 2nd ball of yarn and bind off center 6 (6, 6, 6, 8) sts.
Working both sides at once, dec 1 st from each neck edge every other row 2 (2, 2, 2, 2)times.
When all Raglan Armhole Shaping has been worked and piece measures same length as back, fasten off rem 1 st each side.SLEEVESWith smaller needles cast on 20 (22, 22, 24, 24) sts.
Work in k1, p1 rib for 2" (child) Change to larger needles and working in St st, inc 1 st each side every 4th row 6 (2, 2, 2, 0) times, and every 6th row 0 (4, 5, 6, 8) times 32 (34, 36, 40, 40) sts.
Work even until piece measures 10 1/2 (12, 12 1/2, 14, 15 1/2)" (or desired length) from beg, end with a WS row.
Work Raglan Armhole Shaping as for Back.
Bind off rem 4 sts.FINISHINGSet in raglan sleeves.
Sew side and sleeve seams.
Collar With circular needles and RS facing, pick up 44 (46, 48, 48, 52) sts evenly around neck.
Work in rnds of k1, p1 rib for 1".
Bind off all sts loosely in rib.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
foll = follow(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
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