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Bambino milo

A teenier version of the quintessential children’s vest pattern, Milo. This 4ply/fingering weight version is perfect for warmer weather and tinier babies - including premmies. It maintains the same style and look as the original Milo; a simple, seamless vest knit in the round from the top down. 

Gauge: 28 stitches and 36 rounds over 4 inches in stocking stitch and 28 stitches and 52 rounds over 4 inches in garter stitch.

Finished Measurements: Chest: 12½/31.5 (13½/34.5, 14½/37, 15½/39.5, 16½/42) [17½/44.5, 18½/47, 19½/49.5] inches/cms.

Materials Used: 110/100 (130/120, 150/140, 170/155, 200/185) [230/210, 260/240, 300/275] yards/metres of fingering/4ply weight yarn.

Needle Size: US3/3.25mm circular needle (your preferred method for small circumference knitting)

Pattern Includes: 8 sizes, 6 different cable options, detailed written instructions and charts.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Other Details: Size range aims to cover the first year of life. An option for a buttoned shoulder strap to cater for IV lines and tubing is included for the premmie and newborn sizes. Sized to fit chest measurement 12 to 19 inches/30.5 to 48cms. Size range first approximately premmie (34 weeks gestation) to one year. 



A simple seamless vest knit in the round from the top down. This quintessential pattern includes six different cable options.

Gauge: 22 stitches and 30 rounds over 4 inches in stocking stitch

Finished Measurements: Chest: 15¼/38.5 (16¼/41, 17¼/43.5, 18¼/46, 19¼/48.5, 20¼/51.5) 21¼/54 (22¼/56.5, 23¼/59, 24¼/61/5, 25¼/64) inches/cms.

Materials Used: 130/120 (160/145, 180/165, 200/185, 220/200, 250/230) 280/255 (300/275, 320/295, 350/320, 380/250) yards/metres of dk/8ply yarn.

Needle Size: US6/4mm: 16”/40cm circular needle.

Pattern Includes: 11 sizes, detailed written instructions, charts.

Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate.

Other Details: Designed to be a close fitting vest with minimal ease. To fit chest measurements of 15/38 to 25/63.5 inches/cms (size range fits approximately newborn to size 6).

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