to fit ages 2-3 (3-4) (5-6) years.
actual measurements 79 (85) (91) cm/31 (33¼) (36) in.
Length 25.5 (30) (34) cm/ 10 (11¾) (13¼) in.
1 (2) (2) 25g (200m) ball(s) of Wendy Air (70% mohair, 30% nylon) in Eva (2618)*. Pair of 3¾mm (No.9) knitting needles; button. *this yarn is available at less than half price from the Knitting Network – see panel, below.
17 stitches and 28 rows, to 10 x 10cm, over larger diamond pattern, using 3¾mm needles.
K, knit; p, purl; st, stitch; p1b, p1 through back of loop; sl, slip;
tog, together; k3togb, k3tog through back of sts; skpo, slip 1, k1, pass slip st over; sk2po, slip 1, k2tog, pass slip st over; yf, yarn forward to make a st;
5 from 1, make 5 sts from 1 st thus: [k into front, back, front, back and front] in next st.
Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are therefore approximate. Instructions are given for small size. Where they vary, work figures in round brackets for larger sizes. Instructions in square brackets are worked as stated after 2nd bracket.