Any boy or girl can rock this diamond sweater! This sewn-in graphical diamond artwork, gives this crew sweater an edgy and modern look. Keep it clean and fresh by using a knit fabric in a single color or go crazy and color-block away! This pattern includes an optional shoulder closure and 2 sleeve options, “normal” sleeves and puff sleeves.
Techniques involved include sewing with knits, straight & curved seams, using basting threads (only for the puff sleeves), working with small pattern pieces and attaching ribbing. SIZE RANGE
62 - 116 | 0-3m - 5-6y SKILL LEVEL ?
Intermediate SUGGESTED MATERIALS
Main body and sleeves. Light to medium weight sweater knits, interlock or french terry with 25% stretch (lycra or elastane).
0.5 meter/yard for sizes 62 - 68 | 0-3M - 3-6M
0,75 meter/yard for sizes 74 - 92 | 6-9M - 18-24M
1 meter/yard for sizes 98 - 116 | 2-3Y - 5-6Y
Waistband, neckband & cuffs. Rib knit fabric or a medium weight, cotton/elastane blend jersey with 25% stretch.
1/4 meter/yard for all sizes
Fusible interfacing for knits (only for shoulder closure) NOTIONS
Ballpoint sewing needle
2-3 snap buttons MACHINES
Sewing machine / Serger. When using a sewing machine, use a knit stitch or small zigzag stitch in place of the serged seam. Finish the seams with a big zigzag stitch.SIZE CHART