Knitted Japanese Kimono, a child cardigan

I wanted to knit a child cardigan for my god daughter. I found a knitted Japanese kimono pattern at Lion Brand and decided to try it. The pattern is known as the Jasmine Kimono. It seems easy and do-able within a month for my god-daughter who will be visiting with her mum. I wanted to use this bamboo cotton blend yarn that I bought in China. The picture here shows the yarn in a cheery orange colour but I thought a pleasant yellow is nicer for a young girl. I couldn’t get the specified gauge though. I swatched with different Continue Reading