Alchemist is worked as a top down raglan vest and features intricate cables. The design offers a few interesting twists in the otherwise simple construction, thus providing an engaging knit to knitters of all levels of experience. This piece makes such a great layering garment for everyday wear and school, a must in every busy girl or boy’s wardrobe.
This pattern kit includes the pattern and selected yarn for the BABY SIZE Alchemist.
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DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Rios by Malabrigo (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/210yds): 1 (2, 2, 2, 2, 2) Skeins
NEEDLES: Size US 6 / 4.0mm 12" & 24" or 32" circular needles or set Double Points, or size needed to obtain gauge. Size US 4 / 3.5mm 12" & 24" Circular needles as well as Double Points (optional)
OTHER TOOLS: 6 stitch markers in varying colors, Cable needle, Tapestry Needle, 4 stitch holders or waste yarn
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
GAUGE: 20 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette Stitch
SIZE: Baby: 9M (12M, 18M, 24M, 3T, 4T)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Chest: Baby-18 (19, 20, 21, 22, 23)
YARDAGE: Baby:200 (220, 250, 280, 310, 375) yards
Alchemist photos courtesy of Elena Nodel