Baby Aran Bodysuit, Hat & Booties

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Baby Aran Bodysuit, Hat & Booties Pattern

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Knitting: Baby Aran Bodysuit, Hat & Booties
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Clothing

Fit:

Infant/Baby

Item:

Sweater

Skill Level:

intermediate skill level requirement Advanced

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Making cables
  • Reading charts
  • 3-needle bind off

Pattern Description:

Lying in a crib, propped up in a car seat, sitting in a swing, nestled in someone's arms sometimes these positions aren't the best for fancy outfits. But you still want to look pulled together and cute in for your close-up or when you have people cooing all over you, right?

Wow them with this beautiful outfit - comfortable, soft, chic and unique, plus it works for boys or girls! It would work perfectly for holiday portraits, or how about it as part of a no-fuss winter going home outfit when paired with the matching hat and booties?

SIZE
Newborn 3 Months, 6 Months, 12 Months, 18 Months, 24 Months

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Finished chest: 18 20, 21, 22, 23, 24 inches
Finished length: 18 19, 20, 21, 22, 24 inches

EASE
2" of positive ease

MATERIALS
Knit Picks Bare Swish DK Yarn 100% superwash merino; 246 yds/225 m per 3.5oz/100g hank; colour: undyed; 2 3, 3, 3, 4, 4 hanks, OR about 492 615, 676, 738, 861, 984 yds of DK weight yarn of your choice

1 pair size US #5/3.75 mm needles

NOTIONS
Cable needle
13 x 5/8 in/16 mm diameter washable buttons
stitch markers
stitch holders

GAUGE
6 sts/9 rows = 1" in stockinette stitch
3.5" over the 25 stitches that make up rope cable/diamond/rope cable pattern sequence
2" over 17 stitches that make up diamond pattern + 2 reverse stockinette sts either side

Gauge:

6 sts/9 rows = 1" in stockinette stitch

3.5" over the 25 stitches that make up rope cable/diamond/rope cable pattern sequence

2" over 17 stitches that make up diamond pattern + 2 reverse stockinette sts either side

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Newborn [3 Months, 6 Months, 12 Months, 18 Months, 24 Months]
  • Finished chest: 18 [20, 21, 22, 23, 24] inches
  • Finished length: 18 [19, 20, 21, 22, 24] inches

Materials:

  • Knit Picks Bare Swish DK Yarn [100% superwash merino; 246 yds/225 m per 3.5oz/100g hank]; colour: undyed; 2 [3, 3, 3, 4, 4] hanks
  • 1 pair size US #5/3.75 mm needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Cable needle
  • 13 x 5/8 in/16 mm diameter washable buttons
  • stitch markers
  • stitch holders

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks Bare Swish DK Yarn

Colorway:

Undyed

About Designer

About Designer

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Eileen Casey is a designer from Ireland now living in beautiful upstate NY - where thankfully there is plenty of sweater weather.

She has been knitting since she was 5, and couldn't imagine life without needles in hand. Past projects bring memories of life events back to her as vividly as certain scents do for others.

Right now she tries to fit knitting and designing around looking after ...

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