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Happy Birthday Baby Sweater

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Happy Birthday Baby Sweater
Happy Birthday Baby Sweater
Happy Birthday Baby Sweater
Happy Birthday Baby Sweater
Happy Birthday Baby Sweater

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • basic knitting skills

Pattern Description:

This sweater is worked in 3 colors. The sweater pictured first was knit in green (Color A), white (Color B) and pink (Color C).

This pullover buttons on both shoulders for easy on and off. The front has squares done in white seed stitch and pink stockinette, divided by green 1x1 ribbing. The shoulder tabs are done in green 1x1 ribbing. The sleeves and back are done in stockinette stitch in 2 row stripes of pink and white with one 2 row stripe of green. The bottom band and cuffs are done in green 1x1 ribbing and the neck band is a few rows of garter stitch also in green.


18 sts / 24 rows = 4" with size US #8 (5.00mm) needle in stockinette stitch


  • Worsted weight yarn in 3 colors: A - 60 - 90 yds, B - 80 - 110 yds, C - 80 - 110 yds. Needles (straight): US #7 (4.50mm) & US #8 (5.00mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • 4 buttons to fit buttonholes, tapestry needle

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About the designer

My great-aunt taught me to knit when I was a child of about 8 yrs old so I've been knitting "forever". For the past 2 years I've been designing baby sweaters and selling the patterns. After I ...

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