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Gracie Sweater, Newborn

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Gracie Sweater, Newborn
Gracie Sweater, Newborn
Gracie Sweater, Newborn
Gracie Sweater, Newborn
Gracie Sweater, Newborn
Gracie Sweater, Newborn

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit in the round, on double pointed needles
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • YO
  • SSK
  • K2tog
  • M1
  • P2tog

Pattern Description:

Perfect for a new baby gift, this lovely little sweater features scalloped lace and simple button hole closure. A classic style!

Sized to fit newborns up to 3 months.
This pattern is part of my Gracie series, and more patterns are soon to come!
Larger size sweater pattern coming soon!

Please note that since this photo, I have lengthened the sleeves. This pattern is for sweater only. Skirt is also available.

Thank you to Over the Moon Hat Design for the beautiful photo (and model)!

Thank you to Leslie Lane for the beautiful photo!


Gauge: 18 stitches/26 rows= 4" in stockinette stitch, on size 7 needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Newborn to 3 months


  • 1 Set, Size 7 (4.5 mm), Double Pointed Needles (preferably 5")
  • Size 7, 24", Circular Needles
  • About 2.8 ounces (79.3 grams) of worsted weight yarn, 10-ply, or Aran (I used 2, 50 grams, skeins of Knitpicks Comfy Worsted)

You Will Also Need:

  • (2) 1/2" buttons
  • Stitch holders or spare yarn
  • Needle and thread for sewing buttons on

Suggested yarn:

172 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knitpicks Comfy Worsted
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Weaverville, CA USA

I have always been inspired, by hand knit items, but it seemed beyond reach, for me...until I took some knitting classes!
From there, it became my relaxation, and creative outlet!
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