A pattern for a child's aran style sweater and slipover in DK. Sizes to fit from 16 - 28 inch chest.
Please note: older versions of this pattern will say, "BHKC" (British Hand Knitting Confederation) instead of "UKHKA" (UK Hand Knitting Association), but the patterns are exactly the same.
UKHKA don't give a suggested yarn, but we would recommend using either or .
Needles: 3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) and 4mm (UK 8, US 6)
This pattern also requires a cable needle and stitch holders.
Number of 50g balls (approximately)
Chest size 16 inches: 2
Chest size 18 inches: 2
Chest size 20 inches: Sweater 3; Slipover 2
Chest size 22 inches: 3
Chest size 24 inches: Sweater 4; Slipover 3
Chest size 26 inches: Sweater 5; Slipover 4
Chest size 28 inches: Sweater 6; Slipover 4