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Marbled Baby Hoodie

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Marbled Baby Hoodie
Marbled Baby Hoodie
Marbled Baby Hoodie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, cast on, bind off
  • increase, decrease

Pattern Description:

I liked the idea of a boys (or girls) hoodie in James C Brett Marble Chunky, a great value acrylic, machine washable and available in some bright and fun colours.

The combination of texture and self striping/marbled colour works really well, even though it shouldn't. Usually we avoid textured on 'busy' yarns but this seems like a marriage made in heaven.

It is important to work to the stated tension to ensure your garment is the correct size.

Measurements:
To fit chest size 18in 46cm 20in 51cm 22in 56cm
Actual chest size 22in 56cm 24in 61cm 26in 66cm
Length neck to hem 10 1/4 in 26cm 11 1/2in 29cm 13 1/2 in 34cm
Sleeve underarm to cuff 6in 15cm 6 3/4 in 17cm 8 1/4 in 21cm

Gauge:

14sts x 20 rows per 4"/10cm square in 'Texture Pattern' on larger needles

Materials:

  • US 7 - 4.5 mm US 9 - 5.5 mm needles
  • 320 - 450 yards (293 - 411 m) James Brett Marble Chunky

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle for sewing in ends. Buttons or toggles: 6 (6, 7)

Suggested yarn:

324 yards of Chunky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

James Brett Marble Chunky

Colorway:

MC28
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Novice
Knitting
Clothing
Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby
Jacket
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I always have some knitting with me and love to play with yarn. I've had patterns published in a UK magazine called Knit Now and I'm hoping to expand to other publications and do more ...

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