Neen's Baby Sweater

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Neen's Baby Sweater Pattern


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Knitting: Neen's Baby Sweater
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details









Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on, knit, purl, yarn over, knit flat and in the round

Pattern Description:

The sweater is a top-down raglan cardigan with a square yoke. It has a lace pattern near the bottom of the sweater and also at the wrist of the sleeves. The hat is worked in the round, bottom-up and has the lace pattern just above the hat band.

I made the sweater in pink and again in blue. The entire time I was knitting the pink one, I kept thinking of the pink sweater I made my daughter when she was little. It was a different pattern but was the exact same shade of pink - still her favorite color. Her nickname is Neen and she is also an avid knitter and now a wife and mother herself.


24 sts / 30 rows = 4" in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Size 0 to 3 mos (17" finished chest), 3 to 6 mos (19" finished chest)


  • Sport weight yarn 303 yds to 368 yds

You Will Also Need:

  • knitting needles: #6 US (4.00mm) straight and also double pointed, stitch markers, 2 stitch holders or waste yarn, 6 buttons to fit buttonholes, tapestry needle

About Designer

About Designer

Nan Knits on

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 retired a few years ago, I started knitting for charity. I knit mostly baby sweaters and send them to Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in SD. Selling the patterns I design helps to cover the cost of yarn and ...

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