Does your grandpa have a cozy cardigan to wear around the house? Mine does, and now my son has one to keep him snug and warm too. Cardigan is worked from the bottom up. Shawl collar is extended with short rows to be wider at the neckline.
Cables is worked on the fronts and modified for the sleeves, and the back is knit in a wide-wale rib. Pattern is written for intermediate to experienced knitters. The sweater is worn fitted; size up for room to grow.
6 months (12 months, 18 months, 2)[4,
21.75 (23.25, 25, 25)[26.75, 29.25, 31.75]”
400 (480, 550, 600)[690, 800, 900] yards
DK to light worsted weight yarn
19 sts and 31 rows per 4″ in stockinette,
on larger needles; 30 sts per 4″ in Criss
Cross Cable Pattern