Marble Chunky is a versatile yarn great for children's clothing because of its comfort and easy care. Being 100% acrylic Marble Chunky is machine washable on gentle and dryer safe on low. Choose from a wide array of color blends that will give your garment style and character. This child's cardigan will fit girl sizes 5 to 16 years with finished measurements of 24" (25.5, 28, 30, 32, 34). Knit on size US 10 single point needles this sweater knits up rather quickly with a gauge of 14 stitches and 20 rows over 4 inches. The back, front, and sleeves are knitted separately and pieced together at the end. The button edge and collar stitches are picked up and knitted after sewing the shoulder seams.
The kit includes the pattern and yarn. For this project you will also need:
- single point needles in US size 10 OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE
- single point needles in US size 8
- one large button
- tapestry needle
The sweater shown uses Marble Chunky #MC7 Autumn. If you would like to use this color, simply choose your size using the pull-down menu above. If you would like to pick your own color, see our Marble Chunky page to view the options. Then return to this page, order the kit, and tell us your color choice in the box above.