Patrick: An Irish Lad's Jacket
Pattern Type: Knit
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
Sizes Included: 2T - 25" finished chest, 4T - 27" finished chest, Child Size 6 - 29" chest, Child Size 8 - 30.5" chest, Child Size 10 - 32" chest
Yarn Shown: Swish Worsted Yarn
Yardage: 660 - 880
Needles/Hooks Suggested: Size 7 (4.5mm): 24" circular, Size 4 (3.25mm) ): DPNs OR 16" or 24" circular
Fiber Type: Wool & Blends
Weight: Worsted/Hvy Worsted
Please Note: This pattern has errata - if you purchased it before 12/06/2010. The corrected version is available in your pattern library.
This boy?s jacket, filled with traditional Irish knit stitches, is for the rough?n?tumble boy ? knit in washable worsted wool, the jacket is a sampler of cables, knit-purl combinations and the ubiquitous seed stitch. The style is a dropped shoulder and is knit in one piece to the underarm, with the sleeves knit down from the armholes and the buttonhole-band worked as you go ? this is not only a fun knit but also has minimal finishing.
Rev: 092011 -- changed front neck dec to be every row (not every RS row)
Rev: 092411 -- a few typos and for clarification
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Size 4 (3.25mm) ): DPNs OR 16" or 24" circular: 6" Nickel Plated Double Pointed Knitting Needles
Needle Set: Options Interchangeable Nickel Plated Circular Knitting Needle Set