Basic Skills Necessary:
- You will need to know how to cast on stitches, knit stitches, yarn over, knit two stitches together, cast off, seam the finished work and knit in ends of the finished work.
This striking, elegant little baby capelet is so special. It keeps baby warm in style. A button at the neckline makes dressing easy and keeps baby comfortable. The best part, this capelet is worked in one fast, easy piece, and only requires two short seams after. The pattern was created by a knitwear designer in Lyon, France.
14 stitches and 28 rows for a 10 cm (4 inche) square in garter stitch.
Sizing / Finished Measurements:
- The pattern will result in a sweater size newborn to 3 months, or 6 to 12 months.
- One (two) skein(s) bulky weight (size 5) fantasy baby yarn, or a solid medium weight baby yarn knit with a thin coordinating fantasy yarn. Pair of size 6 mm (US 10) needles Darning needle and sewing needle Scissors 1 medium fantasy button (approximately 2 cm or 3/4 inch) Thread that matches the yarn and button well.