– a pattern from Yarn-Madness
Available sizes: Nb/3m/6m/12m/2y (4y/5y/6y/8y/10y)
Tagg (Swedish for “thorn” is a fun yet simple top-down cardigan for the small ones. The unisex design makes is perfect for both girls and boys, and it’s easily adapted any way you like. Work it plain, intarsia, stripes, long sleeves – what do you fancy?
(The pattern has been test knitted in all sizes.)
Newborn (chest: 16 inches/40 cm)
3 months (chest: 17 inches/43 cm)
6 months (chest: 18 inches/45 cm)
12 months (chest: 19.5 inches/50 cm)
2 years (chest: 22 inches/55 cm)
4 years (chest: 23 inches/58 cm)
5 years (chest: 24 inches/60 cm)
6 years (chest: 26 inches/65 cm)
8 years (chest: 27 inches/68 cm)
10 years (chest: 28 inches/70 cm)
DK weight yarn
If you prefer a denser, warmer fabric, use worsted weight at the same gauge.
Long sleeves require more yarn than estimated below.
- Appr 175/200/230/275/340 (365/400/450/480/510) meters or 190/220/250/300/370 (400/440/480/525/560) yards
- Plus some scrap yarn for the contrasting sleeve detail.