mini pilot pullover {knitting pattern}

$6.50

We all love the adult-sized Pilot Pullover and now we want to make it for our kids!  Introducing the Mini Pilot Pullover, a smaller version of the adult size. With a few modifications, we’ve turned this beauty into a cutie.  The biggest changes from sizes me-to-wee, thinner weight yarn, sparkles and needle size. This is an adorable quick-knit that everyone will love!

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SIZE: Three sizes Small (Medium, Large).
LEVEL:  advanced beginner.
SKILLS NEEDED: knit, purl, knitting in the round & flat, simple increases, picking up stitches, colorwork (Intarsia).
YARN
Size Small: 0 - 6 months
  • SweetGeorgia Superwash Worsted (200 yards/182 meters Worsted weight) x 2 skeins total:
    • MC x 1 skeins (sample shown in color Birch).
    • CC1 x 1 skein (sample shown in color Apricot).
    • CC2: Sequin Spool (50 yards/45 meters Lace weight) x 1 spool (sample shown in Pink/Pink sequins).
Size Medium: 6 - 18 months
  • SweetGeorgia Superwash Soft (109 yards/100 meters Chunky weight) x 3 skeins total:
    • MC x 2 skeins (sample shown in color Gelato).
    • CC1 x 1 skein (sample shown in color Orchid).
    • CC2: Sequin Spool (50 yards/45 meters Lace weight) x 1 spool (sample shown in Pink/Pink sequins).
Size Large: 18 - 24 months
  • Suburban Stitcher Bulky (106 yards/96 meters Chunky weight) x 3 skeins total:
    • MC x 2 skeins (sample shown in color Pear Tea).
    • CC1 x 1 skein (sample shown in color La Boheme).
    • CC2: Sequin Spool (50 yards/45 meters Lace weight) x 1 spool (sample shown in White/Rainbow sequins).
    NEEDLES
    Click here for LYKKE Needles.
    Size Small: 0 - 6 months
    • 5 mm (8 US) 16”/40 cm Circular Needles.
    • 4 mm  (6 US) 16”/40 cm Circular Needles.
    Size Medium: 6 - 18 months
    • 6.5 mm (10.5 US) 16”/40 cm - 24”/60 cm Circular Needles.
    • 5.5 mm  (9 US) 16”/40 cm - 24”/60 cm Circular Needles.
    Size Large: 18 - 24 months
    • 8 mm (13 US) 16”/40 cm - 24”/60 cm Circular Needles.
    • 6.5 mm (10.5 US) 16”/40 cm - 24”/60 cm Circular Needles.
    GAUGE - blocked
    St-st using larger needles.
    Size Small: 0 - 6 months
    20 sts x 24 rows = 4”/10 cm.
    Size Medium: 6 - 18 months
    14 sts x 20 rows = 4”/10 cm.
    Size Large: 18 - 24 months
    11 sts x 17 rows = 4”/10 cm.

      NOTIONS
      All Sizes

      • 1 Stitch Marker.
      • 7 Stitch Holders or scrap yarn if you prefer.
      • Tapestry Needle for seaming and weaving in ends.

      FINISHED MEASUREMENTS - blocked

      Bust Width Flat: 7.75”/19.75 cm (10”/25.5 cm, 11.5”/29.25 cm).
      Bust Around: 15.5”/39.25 cm (20”/50.75 cm, 23”/58.5 cm).
      Hem Width: 6.5”/16.5 cm (8.25”/21 cm, 9”/22.75 cm).
      Hem Height: 1”/2.5 cm (1.5”/3.75 cm, 1.75”/4.5 cm).
      Underarm to Shoulder Length: 3.5”/8.75 cm (4”/10 cm, 4.5”/11.5 cm).
      Side Seam Length: 4”/10 cm (5.25”/13.25 cm, 6.5”/16.5 cm).
      Front Length (Shoulder to Hem): 7”/17.75 cm (9.5”/24.25 cm, 11”/28 cm).
      Front Collar Height (from Split): 2”/5 cm (2.75”/7 cm, 3.5”/8.75 cm).
      Center Back Length (including Collar): 8.25”/21 cm (11”/28 cm, 12.5”/31.75 cm).
      Collar Height (Back): 1”/2.5 cm (1.25”/3.25 cm, 1.5”/3.75 cm).
      Neck/Collar Width: 5”/12.75 cm (6.5”/16.5 cm, 7.25”/18.5 cm).
      Shoulder Width: 1.25”/3 cm (2.25”/5.75 cm, 2.5”/6.25 cm).
      Sleeve Length: 4”/10 cm (6”/15.25 cm, 6.25”/16.5 cm).
      Sleeve Cuff Width: 1.75”/4.5 cm (2.25”/5.75 cm, 2.5”/6.25 cm).
      Cuff Hem Height: .75/2 cm (1.25”/3.25 cm, 1.5”/3.75 cm).

        CARE INSTRUCTIONS
        hand wash cool water, lay flat to dry.
        please note: colors may vary between computer screens and actual yarn.
        please note: this is a knitting pattern, not a final pre-knit accessory.

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