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Emmitt’s Lederhosen

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Emmitt’s Lederhosen
Emmitt’s Lederhosen
Emmitt’s Lederhosen

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, Purl, Work in the Round

Pattern Description:

These adorable lederhosen for boys and girls will charm everyone! Knit to be true replicas of Austrian lederhosen, they feature a front flap with buttons, pockets, and adjustable shoulder straps.
Available in German translation.

Gauge:

18 sts to 4 ins in St st using larger needle
28 rows to 4 ins in St st using larger needle

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 6- 12 mos (12-18 mos, 2-3yrs, 3-4 yrs, 4-5 yrs)
  • 24 (253/4, 271/2, 29?, 31) ins for waist before elastic XS (S, M, L, XL)
  • approximately 18 (20, 21, 22, 23) ins with elastic depending on waist measurement of child

Materials:

  • 3(3,4,4,5) skeins Berroco Suede (100% nylon) (120 yds/50g) #3734 Mattunuck MC- Main Color
  • 1(1,1,1,1) skein Berroco Suede (100% nylon) (120 yds/50g) #3737 Roy Rogers CC- Contrast Color
  • 2 16" circular needles, size US 6 (4.0 mm) & 1 16" circular needle US 7 (4.5 mm) or (1 set Dpns, size US 7 (4.5 mm) for smallest, size) & 1 24" circular needles, size US 7 (4.5 mm)
  • 1 Size G (4.0 mm) or similar crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch markers
  • 2 Stitch holders
  • 7- 5/8 to 1 in buttons
  • 1/2 in x 1 yd elastic waistband
  • 36(42,45,50,54) ins of 3/4 in grosgrain ribbon or 7/8 in (7/8 in ribbon will need to be folded & pressed to fit straps)

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco Suede

Colorway:

#3734 Mattunuck & #3737 Roy Rogers


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Intermediate
Knitting
Clothing
Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby
Pants
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bluegirl knits is a knitwear design company providing patterns for a variety of skill sets. bluegirl knits was started in 2008 by Nichole Reese, who began knitting at the age of 8 and just kept ...

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