Child’s Mendocino


Age 2-3yrs – Underarm (buttoned) 85cm. Length 42cm.
Age 4-5yrs – Underarm (buttoned) 90cm. Length 48cm.
Age 6-7yrs – Underarm (buttoned) 95cm. Length 56cm.
Age 8-9yrs – Underarm (buttoned) 99cm. Length 62cm.

This pack contains all the Alice Starmore Bainin yarn required to make the Child’s Mendocino design from The Children’s Collection in your chosen size. You will require a copy of THE CHILDREN’S COLLECTION for the pattern instructions, the book The Children’s Collection is available for purchase here.

Child’s Mendocino is available in the Cairn Gorm colour of Bainin.

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Mendocino was originally designed as a woman’s garment and proved to be hugely popular. It is elegant and versatile since it can be worn casually or formally, yet it is very easy to knit.



Some of the designs and extra amendments available exclusively from Virtual Yarns for the book The Children's Collection.