Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Jack & Jill Baby Cardigan Jackets

Lots of you love my little 'Jack & Jill' Premature Baby Pattern - and have asked for bigger sizes .......

So here is the 0 - 3 months pattern - and I will add more sizes when I can.

Jack & Jill Baby Jacket    0-3 months


 
Long or  short sleeves - you choose 
 
 
 
 

 
Jack & Jill       ~           Baby Jacket         0 – 3 months

Size:
Width:              17"
 
Length:            9½ "
 
Tension: 
 
22sts = 4" (10cm)
 
Requires:
 
Around 50g of DK (8ply) yarn for the long sleeved version
 
3 buttons
 
Pattern:
 
Using DK yarn and 4mm needles ~
 
Cast on 63sts
 
Rows 1 & 2       Knit
Row 3               K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end of row
Rows 4 & 5       Knit
Row 6               K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 7               K11, kfb, k1, kfb, k5, kfb, k1, kfb, k18, kfb, k1, kfb, k5, kfb, k1, kfb, k12           (71sts)
 
Row 8               K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 9               K12, kfb, k1, kfb, k7, kfb, k1, kfb, k20, kfb, k1, kfb, k7, kfb, k1, kfb, k13           (79sts)
 
Row 10             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 11             K13, kfb, k1, kfb, k9, kfb, k1, kfb, k22, kfb, k1, kfb, k9, kfb, k1, kfb, k14           (87sts)
 
Row 12             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 13             K14, kfb, k1, kfb, k11, kfb, k1, kfb, k24, kfb, k1, kfb, k11, kfb, k1, kfb, k15       (95sts)
 
Row 14             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 15             K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), k11, kfb, k1, kfb, k13, kfb, k1, kfb, k26,  kfb, k1, kfb, k13, kfb, k1, kfb, k16                         (103sts)
 
Row 16             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 17             K16, kfb, k1, kfb, k15, kfb, k1, kfb, k28, kfb, k1, kfb, k15, kfb, k1, kfb, k17       (111sts)
 
Row 18             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 19             K17, kfb, k1, kfb, k17, kfb, k1, kfb, k30, kfb, k1, kfb, k17, kfb, k1, kfb, k18       (119sts)
 
Row 20             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 21             K18, kfb, k1, kfb, k19, kfb, k1, kfb, k32, kfb, k1, kfb, k19, kfb, k1, kfb, k19       (127sts)
 
Row 22             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 23             K19, kfb, k1, kfb, k21, kfb, k1, kfb, k34, kfb, k1, kfb, k21, kfb, k1, kfb, k20      (135sts)
 
Row 24             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 25             K20, kfb, k1, kfb, k23, kfb, k1, kfb, k36, kfb, k1, kfb, k23, kfb, k1, kfb, k21       (143sts)
 
Row 26             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 27             K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), k17, kfb, k1, kfb, k25, kfb, k1, kfb, k38, kfb, k1, kfb, k25, kfb, k1, kfb, k22                                 ( 151sts)
 
Row 28             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 29             K24, slip next 30sts onto a stitch holder, k43, slip next 30sts onto a stitch holder, k24                    
Row 30             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4                        (91sts) 
 
Row 31             S1, knit to end
 
Row 32             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
 
Row 33             S1, knit to end
 
Row 34             K4, *p3, k1, repeat from * to last 3sts, k3
 
Repeat last 2 rows 15 times more
 
Knit 5 rows
 
Cast off
 
 
Short Sleeves ~ Both Alike
 
Put the 30sts, left on a stitch holder, back on to a knitting needle. Rejoin yarn.
 
Row 1               S1, knit to end
 
Row 2               S1, purl to last st, k1
 
 
Repeat last two rows twice more
  
Knit 5 rows
 
Cast off
 
Make the second sleeve in the same way
 
Sew up sleeve seams. Gather together underarms
 
Darn away ends
 
Sew on buttons
 
 
 
Long Sleeves ~ Both Alike
 
Put the 30sts, left on a stitch holder, back on to a knitting needle. Rejoin yarn.
 
With right side facing –
 
Row 1               Knit into front & back of first st,  knit to last st,  knit into front & back of last st
 
Row 2               S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Row 3               S1, knit to end of row
 
Row 4               S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Repeat last two rows until 4” (10cm) have been worked from armhole, ending after completing a wrong side row
 
With right side facing –
 
Knit 5 rows
 
Cast off
 
 
Make the second sleeve in the same way
 
Sew up sleeve seams. Gather together underarms
 
Darn away ends
 
Sew on buttons


 

 
 
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Saturday, 6 February 2016

ENYA Baby Gilet / Waistcoat



Enya - Baby Gilet






ENYA  Baby Gilet                              Newborn Baby

 

Requirements:

 

32g DK yarn

 

4 ½mm needles

 

4mm needles

 

1 small button

 

 

Measurements:

 

Width:                                  16” (41cm)

 

Length:                                 9” (23cm)

 

 

 

GILET

 

Using 4 ½mm needles ~

Cast on 5sts and knit 1 row

Now work in pattern for the lacy edging ~

Row 1:                  S1, yo, k2tog, (yo, k1) twice

Row 2:                  S1, k6

Row 3:                  S1, yo, k2tog, k2, (yo, k1) twice

Row 4:                  Cast off 4, k4

These 4 rows form the pattern. Repeat 26 times more

Next Row:           S1, yo, k2tog, (yo, k1) twice

Next Row:           S1, k6

Next Row:           S1, yo, k2tog, k2, (yo, k1) twice

Next Row:           Cast off all stitches PURLWISE    (1stitch left on needle)

Turn work and pick up and knit (along the flat edge)  ~

(Tip: you should have 28 V-shaped peaks along the bottom edge)

*1 stitch in first hole space, 1 stitch in next hole space, 1 stitch in the next row end stitch, repeat from * all along the edge to the end                                                                           85sts

For the main part ~

Change to 4mm needles ~

1st Row:                (Wrong side)     S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

2nd Row:               S1, knit to end

3rd Row:               S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

Repeat the last 2 rows 11 times more

26th Row:             S1, knit to end

27th Row               S1, k4, p10, k14, p27, k14, p10, k5             

 

28th Row               S1, knit to end of row    

(If you want to make a buttonhole – S1, knit to last 5sts, k2tog, yo, k3)

 

29th Row               S1, k4, p10, k4, cast off 6sts knitways,  k3, p27, k4, cast off 6sts, k3, p10, k5

 

Continue on the first 19sts only (for the first front) ~

 

30th Row               S1, knit to end of row

 

31st Row               S1, k3, purl to last 5sts, k5

 

32nd Row              S1, k4, s1, k1, psso, knit to end

 

33rd Row              S1, k3, purl to last 5sts, k5

 

Repeat last 4 rows six times more                                                            12sts                     

 

58th Row               S1, knit to end of row

 

59th Row               S1, k3, purl to last 5sts, k5

 

Cast off

 

Rejoin yarn to 35sts for the back  ~

Next Row            Knit

Next Row            S1, k3, purl to last 4sts, k4

Next Row            S1, knit to end of row

Next Row            S1, k3, purl to last 4sts, k4

Repeat the last 2 rows 11 times more

Next Row            S1, knit to end of row

Next Row            S1, knit to end of row

Next Row            S1, knit to end of row

Cast off

 

Rejoin yarn to remaining 19sts (for the second front)  ~

 

30th Row               S1, knit to end of row

 

31st Row               S1, k4, purl to last 4sts, k4

 

32nd Row              S1, knit to last 7sts, k2tog, k5

 

33rd Row              S1, k4, purl to last 4sts, k4

 

Repeat last 4 rows six times more                                                            12sts

 

58th Row               S1, knit to end                                                                  

59th Row               S1, k4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Cast off

Sew shoulder seams

Darn away ends

Add a pretty button
 

 
You will find the cardigan pattern at ~
 
 
 


Copyright © 2016 ‘made by marianna’  All Rights Reserved
This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced or republished
on another webpage or website.
‘This work is registered with the UK Copyright Service.’