Baby Cardigan No. 1

Baby Cardigan No. 1

Regular price $5.00

This is an online Placemarker pattern! With Placemarker you can save your place, select your size, make notes, watch tutorials, and more.

This pattern is identical to the Baby Cardigan No. 2 pattern except that this pattern uses knit front back increases instead of make one increases.

Yarn: 220 (285, 305, 410, 520) yards total of dk weight yarn:
70 (75, 80, 85, 100) yards in the trim color
150 (210, 225, 325, 420) yards in the main color
We recommend using Hedgehog Merino DK in a combination of multi and solid colors.
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Needles: US 6 / 4 mm 32" circulars
US 6 / 4 mm double pointed needles if not using magic loop method for sleeves
or equivalent types & lengths in size needed to obtain gauge
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Notions: 8 stitch markers, two 18" pieces of scrap yarn, 6 1/2–5/8" buttons, sewing needle, thread to match buttons, darning needle, scissors, and tape measure
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Gauge: 5.75 stitches & 8.25 rows in stockinette stitch after blocking

Sizes: 0–3 months (3–6 months, 6–12 months, 12–18 months, 18–24 months)

Measurements: 9.25 (10.25, 11.25, 12.75, 13.75)” around neck
17 (18.5, 20, 21.5, 23)” around chest
6.5 (7, 7.5, 8, 8.5)” around upper arm
4 (4.5, 5, 5.5, 6”) from armhole to cuff

Techniques: Long tail cast onknitpurladding new yarnknit front backplace markerslip markerput stitches on hold with scrap yarnknit two together, bind off in pattern, put stitches back on needles from scrap yarnpick up stitches at underarmuse magic loop or double pointed needlesslip slip knit, knit three togetherpick up stitches on stockinette edgeyarn over

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