Boys DK A5 Pattern in 3 sizes - JOHN

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Boys DK A5 Pattern in 3 sizes - JOHN Pattern


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Knitting: Boys DK A5 Pattern in 3 sizes - JOHN
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Boys, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl
  • follow 12 row pattern needs some concentration
  • pick up sts and work into double breasted section
  • cast on and on for buttonholes
  • use large number of sts on needle for hood

Pattern Description:

If you read my Bio page you will see why all my patterns have been inspired and why I am so proud of them.

All my patterns print out on A5 paper with photos on front and back pages and they are all copyright protected.

Of course, you are welcome to sell any items you make from my patterns, but please do not replicate the pattern to sell in any format.

John is a 4 piece outfit in two colours of DK comprising of fitted jacket with lace pattern back and side panels and knitted front overlap section for double breasted fastening and hood with pattern panel and edged in contrast yarn, baggy trousers are in the lace pattern and has little moccasins in both colours.

Really cosy outfit for a young baby or for a doll

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Size 1 fits Premature Baby or 16/18" Reborn Doll
  • Size 2 fits Newborn Baby or 18/20" Reborn doll
  • Size 3 fits 0-3 Months Baby or 20/22" Reborn doll
  • All 3 sizes are in each pattern with quantities for each size listed


  • DK Main: 75gm/100gm/125gm
  • DK Contrast: 125gm/150gm/175gm
  • Needles: 3.25mm & 3.5mm/3.5mm & 3.75mm/3.75mm & 4mm
  • Toggle buttons for jacket: 8
  • Buttons: 3

You Will Also Need:

  • circular needle for hood

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Any good quality washable yarn


Royal Blue and White/Blue Random

About Designer

About Designer

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Being involved with crafts for more than 50 years, over 35 of those as a professional designer and knitter of ‘one off' items from baby shoes to a wedding dress, having to depend on somebody else was very difficult.

In 2001 when illness struck, and eventually resulted in relying on a wheelchair, it was hard not to just give up. But starting to use the computer again helped ...

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