Milo requires 1 skein of BFL DK for sizes NB to 12 months; 2 skeins for sizes 18 months through 6 years.
Blue Face Leicester DK: 100% Blue Face Leicester wool; 225m/125g
Georgie Hallam’s Milo Pattern is a 16-page pdf booklet with charted and line-by-line instructions for all sizes of Milo, including 6 different cable inserts and a step-by-step photo tutorial for Georgie’s “unvented” kfPSOkb cast-off
Suggested needle size and gauge: 4mm/US 6 circulars or size you need to achieve gauge; 22st/4″ in both stockinette and garter stitch (some knitters need a size smaller to achieve the same gauge in the garter stitch section).
Knitters all over the world reach for their Milo patterns every time they hear that another baby is on the way or a child they love is having a birthday. This is not at all surprising: Milo is a simple knit that results in a vest that every baby and child can wear each and every day.