Note from the designer:
This mini-man cardigan will look adorable on your special boy. The toggle fastening and shawl collar make for a contemporary, outdoorsy look, especially when topped off with the matching beanie. Sizes range from 3 months to 4 years old.

Pattern number: 456

Level: Intermediate Knitting

houndstooth cardi & beanie 456

SKU: 456
$7.95Price
  • MATERIALS

    Australian Superfine Merino by Cleckheaton
    8 ply (65g / 2¼ oz balls)

    Cardi
    Colourway 1 

    Main Colour (M – 05 Stone) – 2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4 balls
    Contrast Colour (C – 02 Dark Grey) – 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3 balls
    Colourway 2 
    Main Colour (M – 35 Iceberg) – 2, 3, 3, 3, 4, 4 balls
    Contrast Colour (C – 47 Denim) – 2, 2, 2, 2, 2, 3 balls 
    Beanie
    Colourway 1 

    Main Colour (M – 05 Stone) – 2, 2 balls
    Contrast Colour (C – 02 Dark Grey) – 1, 1 ball
    Colourway 2 
    Main Colour (M – 35 Iceberg) – 2, 2 balls
    Contrast Colour (C – 47 Denim) – 1, 1 ball

    NEEDLES AND EXTRAS

     1 pair each 4mm (US 6, UK 8) and 3.25mm (US 3, UK 10) knitting needles or size needed to give correct tension.
     wool needle for sewing seams.
    • Cardi only – 4mm circular knitting needle (60-80cm or 24-32" long) and two 4mm double-pointed knitting needles.
     Cardi only – 4 (4-4-4-5-5) buttons.
     Beanie only – pom pom maker or piece of cardboard.

    TENSION

    25 sts and 36 rows to 10cm or 4" over patt, using 4mm needles.