airplane sweater how-to

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I thought I would post a how-to for Little Pilot’s airplane sweater (you can read about it here).  It was based on a couple of patterns and turned out pretty well.

The two patterns that I used were both free.  Yay, I love free 🙂

The raglan sleeve cardigan pattern was this one from The Brown Stitch:

The airplane came from this Patons blanket pattern (minus the cloud).

The yarn used was Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino.  This is the yarn used for most of Little Pilot’s hand knits.  It is super soft and suits his skin really well. This yarn is a dk weight yarn (as opposed to worsted weight as recommended) and so we had to adjust the sweater pattern quite a bit.

The airplane was a little larger than the truck on the original pattern.  Little Pilot’s sweater is approx. 12-18 mos. size.   If you…

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