Ready for a picnic after a morning of discoveries, Cameron tiptoes across the sandy beach in search of the perfect location. The cool breezes of early spring are no match for this comfy, simple, handknit hooded vest made from Organic Cotton Worsted.
Kit includes pdf & printed pattern and selected yarn. For yarn winding services, click here. PRE-ORDER now available in all colors. Please contact us prior to placing your order for color availability, and allow at least 10 business days for shipping your pre-order to your location.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Organic Cotton Worsted by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Organic Cotton; 100g/150yds): 3 (3, 3, 4) Skeins. Shown in color Sleet.
ALTERNATE YARN: Printed Organic Cotton Worsted by Blue Sky Fibers (100% Organic Cotton; 100g/150yds): 3 (3, 3, 4) Skeins. Same beautiful yarn as Organic Cotton Worsted, but speckled!
ALTERNATE YARN: Sweater by Spud & Chloë (55% Superwash Wool / 45% Organic Cotton; 100g/160 yds): 3 (3, 3, 4) skeins. Sweater is a slightly warmer version due to the wool content. Available in vibrant solids and heathered tones.
SIZE: 6MO (12-18MO, 2T/3T, 4T/5T ).
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Chest circumference: 21 (24, 26, 28)” x Length from shoulder: 13 (15, 16.5, 18)”
YARDAGE: 450-600 yds
SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner - 3 Needle Bind off
NEEDLES: Size US 7 / 4.5 & US 8 / 5mm 16"-24" circular needles, or size needed to obtain gauge + spare needle for 3 Needle Bind-Off
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch markers, Stitch holders or waste yarn, Tapestry Needle
GAUGE: 17 sts x 24 rows = 4" in Stockinette Stitch
Images courtesy of Blue Sky Fibers.