Lion Oh! Sweater
crochet and embroider to bring this adorable lion into your child's wardrobe.
The simple sweater with shoulder closure will knit up quickly, then you create
a sweet lion friend to go along. This is a great project to help use up those
small bits of glorious yarn in your stash.
Finished Size 19 (21½, 24, 26½, 29)" chest circumference, to fit sizes 6–12 months (12–18 months, 18–24 months, 4 years, 6 years). Sweater shown measures 21½".
Yarn Brown Sheep Cotton Fleece (80% cotton, 20% merino; 215 yd [197 m]/100 g): #CW765 blue paradise (MC), 1 (2, 2, 2, 2) skein(s); #CW375 rue (light blue-green; CC1), #CW345 gold dust (CC2), and #CW310 wild orange (CC3), 1 skein each.
Needles Size 6 (4 mm). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Stitch holders; tapestry needle; size E/4 (3.5 mm) crochet hook; three ½" buttons
Gauge 20 sts and 30 rows = 4" in St st.