Corstorphine will arrive as one pdf when downloaded from ysolda.com, with separate directions for adult and kid sizes. Note that there is some overlap in the finished chest measurements between the largest kid and smallest adult size. The kid's version has different proportions, no waist shaping, and is intended to be worn with more positive ease. For older girls you may prefer the adult version.
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18 sts and 28 rnds = 4˝ in st st in the rnd.
The pattern includes 7 child sizes to fit approx 3–12 year olds, and 11 adult sizes to fit XS – 5XL.
Adult: 33½[36½, 39, 41½] (44½, 47, 49½) [52½, 55, 57½, 60½]“ finished chest circumference Shown in size 36½” / 91cm with 1” / 2.5cm of positive ease Kid: To fit approximately ages 3–4[4–5, 5–6, 6–7] (7–8, 9–10, 11–12) with a finished chest measurement of 25[26¼, 27¾, 29] (30¼, 31¾, 33)“ / 62.5[66, 69, 72.5] (76, 79, 82.5)cm
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Aran weight yarn with good elasticity, wool or wool blends are ideal.
Shown in Ístex Létt Lopi
US 7 / 4.5mm 24" / 60cm circular needle, or size needed to obtain gauge.
Size 7 US / 4.5mm dpns or circular(s) for your preferred method of knitting small circumferences in the rnd.