Simple garter stitch jacket to knit for child aged 8years up to 14 years.
Knit this in your favourite DK/8ply.
Yarn requirements will vary depending on the yarn chosen to complete this jacket.
As a rough guide, based on basic pure wool 8ply:
8yrs: Shade A 4 x 50gm balls, Shade B 7 x 50gm balls
10yrs: Shade A 5 x 50gm balls, Shade B 8 x 50gm balls
12yrs: Shade A 5 x 50gm balls, Shade B 9 x 50gm balls
14 yrs: Shade A 6 x 50gm balls, Shade B 11x 50 gm balls
You will also need:
- 3.75mm and 4mm needles
- 4(4,5,5) buttons