Knitting Pattern for a sweater and hat featuring fluffy sheep in their Christmas Hats. For ages 2 to 10 years.
Round neck Aran/Worsted (10 ply) Sweater and matching Hat.
The sweater features fluffy sheep on the front of the sweater and on the hat.
Suggested yarns include:
Debbie Bliss Cashmerino Aran
James C. Brett with Wool Aran
King Cole Merino Blend Aran
Rico Design Essentials Soft Merino Aran
Sirdar Supersoft Aran
Hayfield Bonus Aran
Sheep – Sirdar Snowflake Chunky Yarn
Needles: 1 pair of 5 mm (UK6 – USA8) and 1 pair of 4 mm (UK8 – USA6)
Tension: 18 stitches and 24 rows to 10 cm (4 inches) over stocking stitch
An easy and quick design to knit. The pattern includes colour coded sizes for ages from 2 to 10 years and a large full-page coloured intarsia chart. Omit knitting the Christmas Hats for the sheep and you have an all-round sweater and hat, although the Christmas set does look very cute!