Saturday, 1 August 2015

Kinzie Baby Romper


My Kinzie & Little Kinzie Baby Tops are continuing to be really popular! 
They are so cute ...... so easy to knit  ...... and perfect for boys and girls!
 
If you love them already - then I am sure you will love this too -
a Little Kinzie Romper

 
 
This adorable little romper was knitted by LORNA McGOUGAN
a member of my facebook group ....and a very talented knitter.
 
She altered my original pattern to make this cute little romper.
Thank you so much Lorna   ......... I love it!
 
 


Little Kinzie Premature Baby Romper  -  Medium Premature Baby     Marianna / Lorna McGougan
 
 
Size:


Width: 13"


Length: From neck to crotch 7 1/2"


 

Requires:

Less than 50g of DK (8ply) yarn

5 buttons

 

Using DK yarn and 4mm needles ~

Cast on 50sts  (If using contrast colour - use contrast on the first 4 rows then change to main colour on row 5)

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           K9, yrn, k2, yrn, k5, yrn, k2, yrn, k14, yrn, k2, yrn, k5, yrn, k2, yrn, k9

Row 8           Knit

Row 9           K10, yrn, k2, yrn, k7, yrn, k2, yrn, k16, yrn, k2, yrn, k7, yrn, k2, yrn, k10

Row 10         K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 11         K11, yrn, k2, yrn, k9, yrn, k2, yrn, k18, yrn, k2, yrn, k9, yrn, k2, yrn, k11

Row 12         Knit

Row 13         K12, yrn, k2, yrn, k11, yrn, k2, yrn, k20, yrn, k2, yrn, k11, yrn, k2, yrn, k12

Row 14         K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 15         K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), K9, yrn, k2, yrn, k13, yrn, k2, yrn, k22, yrn, k2, yrn, k13, yrn, k2, yrn, k13

Row 16         Knit

Row 17         K14, yrn, k2, yrn, k15, yrn, k2, yrn, k24, yrn, k2, yrn, k15, yrn, k2, yrn, k14

Row 18         K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 19         K15, yrn, k2, yrn, k17, yrn, k2, yrn, k26, yrn, k2, yrn, k17, yrn, k2, yrn, k15

Row 20         Knit

Row 21         K16, yrn, k2, yrn, k19, yrn, k2, yrn, k28, yrn, k2, yrn, k19, yrn, k2, yrn, k16

Row 22         K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 23         K17, yrn, k2, yrn, k21, yrn, k2, yrn, k30, yrn, k2, yrn, k21, yrn, k2, yrn, k17

Row 24         Knit

Row 25         K19, slip next 25sts onto a stitch holder, k34, slip next 25sts onto a stitch holder, k19

Row 26         K4, purl to last 4sts, k4                 (72sts)

Row 27         K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end of row

Row 28         Knit

Row 29         Knit

Row 30         K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 31         Knit

Row 32         Knit

Row 33         Knit

Row 34         K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Repeat last 4 rows

Row 39             K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end of row

Row 40             Knit

Row 41             K18 *kfb k1 18 times* k18                      (90sts)

Continue with pattern on these stitches making another buttonhole on Row 51

Row 56             K3tog, knit to last 3sts, k3 tog               (86sts)

Continue with pattern to row 64

Row 65             Knit 43 turn

Row 66             P2tog, work to last 2sts, p2tog              (41sts)

Row 67             K2tog, work to last 2sts, k2tog              (39sts)             

Repeat last row twice, then row 66 once                         (33sts)

Change to contrast colour and knit 3 rows

Cast off

Rejoin yarn to the remaining 43sts and work as first 43sts

 

Short Sleeves ~ Both Alike

Put the 25sts, left on a stitch holder, back on to a knitting needle. Rejoin yarn.

With right side facing –

Knit 3 rows with contrast colour if desired

Cast off

Make the second sleeve in the same way

Sew up sleeve seams. Gather together underarms

Darn away ends

Sew on buttons
 
 
Copyright © 2015 ‘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.’

 
 



Wednesday, 29 July 2015

Topaz - Premature Baby Hats

 
Couldn't be simpler ......... 

.........  a cute fuss-free baby hat for preemie babies
 
Topaz Premature Baby Hats
Large Preemie    Medium Preemie    Small Preemie
 
 
 


Topaz Baby Hats
Large Preemie    Medium Preemie    Small Preemie
Newborn
 
Topaz ~ Baby Hats               
4mm needles
DK yarn
 
 
 
Small  Premature Baby  7″ circumference,  3½“ high
 
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 36sts
 
1st Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
Repeat this row 3 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and join in main colour
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
6th Row:        S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Repeat the last 2 rows seven times more
 
 
Shape Top ~
 
Next Row:     *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (29sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (22sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (15sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, * p2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1             (8sts)                              
 
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
 
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
 
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
 
Medium Premature Baby  9″ circumference,  4½“ high
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 46sts
 
1st Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
Repeat this row 3 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and join in main colour
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
6th Row:        S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Repeat the last 2 rows ten times more
 
 
Shape Top ~
 
Next Row:     *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (37sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (28sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (19sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     * K2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                  (10sts)                                                                            
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1                             
 
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
 
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
 
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
           
 
Large  Premature Baby  11″ circumference,  5½“ high
 
 
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 56sts
 
1st Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
Repeat this row 3 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and join in main colour
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
6th Row:        S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Repeat the last 2 rows twelve times more
 
 
 
Shape Top ~
 
Next Row:     *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (45sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (34sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (23sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, knit to end of row
 
Next Row:     * K2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                  (12sts)                                                                            
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1                            
 
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
 
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
 
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
 
Newborn Baby  12″ circumference,  6“ high
 
 
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 61sts
 
1st Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
Repeat this row 5 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and join in main colour
7th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
 
8th Row:        S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Repeat the last 2 rows thirteen times more
 
 
 
Shape Top ~
 
Next Row:     *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (49sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (37sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
 
Next Row:     *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1              (25sts)
 
Next Row:     S1, knit to end of row
 
Next Row:     * K2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                  (13sts)                                                                            
Next Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1                            
 
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
 
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
 
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
 
You will find a matching baby jacket at ~
 
 
 
 
 
 
Copyright © 2015 ‘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.’