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Baby's Criss-Cross Jacket

from Helen's Handknits
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Baby's Criss-Cross Jacket
Baby's Criss-Cross Jacket
Baby's Criss-Cross Jacket
Baby's Criss-Cross Jacket
Baby's Criss-Cross Jacket
Baby's Criss-Cross Jacket

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic knitting skills
  • Picking up stitches
  • I-cord

Pattern Description:

A baby's jacket with a crosswise yoke and sleeves, and a peaked hood. The jacket buttons up to the chin, to keep the neck warm. Yoke can be contrast color, or striped, or you can make the entire jacket in a single color. In the sample jacket shown in the illustration, the hood and lower body are done in tan (C1); the sleeves in cream (C2); and the yoke in cream and tan stripes (C1 and C2).

Gauge:

5 sts = 1"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 22", 24" and 26" chest measurement

Materials:

  • No. 4 circular needle (used for back and forth knitting)
  • No. 4 straight needle for binding off
  • Light worsted weight yarn, 6 (7, 8) 50-g balls

You Will Also Need:

  • 5 buttons or toggles
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Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby
Jacket
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About the designer

I have been knitting since I was six years old, and I love working with beautiful natural fibers, and creating patterns for items of timeless elegance.

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