Baby & Toddler Stripe & Frill Cardigan

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Baby & Toddler Stripe & Frill Cardigan Pattern

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Knitting: Baby & Toddler Stripe & Frill Cardigan
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Girls, Infant/Baby

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on. Knit. Purl. Increase. Decrease. Cast off.

Pattern Description:

A fabulous knitting pattern for a Baby girl or Toddler knit in Baby Soft Cotton D.K.Yarn.
The pattern is written for
Chest: 14": 16": 18": 20": 22": 24": 26"
Ages: Prem1: Prem2: 0-3m: 3-6m: 6-12m: 1-2y: 3-4y

You will need:
1 x 50gram ball [158 yards] in each of the 3 colours of the stripe for all sizes up to a 20" chest and
1 x 100gram 320 yards] ball in each of the 3 colours of the stripe for the 22" and 24" chest.
1 pair of 3.25mm (UK10-USA3) knitting needles.
1 pair of 4 mm (UK8-USA6) knitting needles.
1 x 4 mm (UK8-USA6) circular knitting needle (for the larger sizes only, to accommodate the stitches)
3:3:3:3:3:4:4 buttons.
3 stitch holders.
The fronts and back of the cardigan are knit as one piece to the underarm, hence the need for the circular knitting needle for the larger sizes.

One of my favorite knitting patterns for a new baby or toddler with sizes ranging from Prem to age 4 years. Originally designed for my baby granddaughter and recently re knit for her in size age 1-2 years.

Gauge:

22 sts and 30 rows to 10cm. 4 inches on 4mm knitting needles over stocking stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • chest sizes:14":16":18":20":22":24":26"

Materials:

  • 1 x 50gram ball in each of the 3 colours of the stripe for all sizes up to a 20" chest
  • 1 x 100gram ball in each of the 3 colours of the stripe for the 22" and 24" chest.
  • 1 pair of 3.25mm (UK10-USA3) knitting needles.
  • 1 pair of 4 mm (UK8-USA6) knitting needles.
  • 1 x 4 mm (UK8-USA6) circular knitting needle (for the larger sizes only, to accommodate the stitches)
  • 3 stitch holders.

You Will Also Need:

  • 3:3:3:3:3:4:4 buttons.

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Any Baby Soft D.K. Yarn

Colorway:

Multicoloured. Deep Pink, Pale Pink, Soft Green

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About Designer

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Knitwear Designer, Wife and Mother.

Lectured in Fashion and Knitwear and worked internationally as a designer since 1970.
Designs include collections published for Stylecraft and the UK Handknitting Association.
Currently organising and running How to knit workshops in Leeds, West Yorkshire. UK
Married to the fabulous Grump for 29 years. 2 fabulous adult children. 1 stunningly beautiful ...

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