Saturday, 20 May 2017

10" Baby Jacket



Jack & Jill Baby Jacket ~ Extra Small ~ 10" chest  ~ Short or Long Sleeves

Jack & Jill Baby Jacket ~ Extra Small ~ 10" chest

 
Jack & Jill     ~        Extra-Small Premature Baby Jacket

         
Size:

Width:           5"

Length:         5"

 
Tension: 

22sts = 4" (10cm)

 
Requires:

Around 18 - 20g of DK (8ply) yarn

2 buttons

 

Using DK yarn and 4mm needles ~

Cast on 45sts

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           K7, kfb, k1, kfb, k4, kfb, k1, kfb, k10, kfb, k1, kfb, k4, kfb, k1, kfb, k8

Row 8           K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 9           K8, kfb, k1, kfb, k6, kfb, k1, kfb, k12, kfb, k1, kfb, k6, kfb, k1, kfb, k9

Row 10          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 11          K9, kfb, k1, kfb, k8, kfb, k1, kfb, k14, kfb, k1, kfb, k8, kfb, k1, kfb, k10

Row 12          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 13          K10, kfb, k1, kfb, k10, kfb, k1, kfb, k16, kfb, k1, kfb, k10, kfb, k1, kfb, k11

Row 14          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 15          K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), k7, kfb, k1, kfb, k12, kfb, k1, kfb, k18, kfb, k1, kfb, k12, kfb, k1, kfb, k12

Row 16          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 17          K12, kfb, k1, kfb, k14, kfb, k1, kfb, k20, kfb, k1, kfb, k14, kfb, k1, kfb, k13

Row 18          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 19          K15, slip next 19sts onto a stitch holder, k25, slip next 19sts onto a stitch holder, k15

Row 20          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4                                     (55sts) 

Row 21          S1, knit to end

Row 22          K4, *p3, k1, repeat from * to last 3sts, k3

         

Repeat the last 2 rows four times more
Knit 5 rows
Cast off loosely knitwise


Short Sleeves ~ Both Alike
 

Put the 19sts, left on a stitch holder, back on to a knitting needle. Rejoin yarn.

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

OR


Long Sleeves ~ Both Alike        

 
Put the 19sts, left on a stitch holder, back on to a knitting needle. Rejoin yarn.

Row 1           K2tog, knit to last 2sts, k2tog                  (17sts)

Row 2           S1, purl to last st, k1

Row 3           S1, knit to end

Row 4           S1, purl to last st, k1

Repeat the last 2 rows until the sleeve measures around 2½“

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

 
Jack & Jill     ~        Extra-Small Premature Baby Hat

 

 
Size:

Width:           3",   6" all around

Length:         3"
 

 
Tension: 

22sts = 4" (10cm)

 
Requires:

Around 4g of DK (8ply) yarn

 

 
Using 4mm needles& DK yarn, cast on 33sts


Border ~

1st Row:  S1, knit to end of row

Repeat this row 3 times more




 
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
6th Row:        S1, *p3, k1, repeat from * to end
 

 
Repeat the last two rows until work measures 1¾”, ending after a knit row

 
Next Row:      S1, knit to end of row

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1, decreasing one stitch at each end of this row   (31sts)

 
Shape Top ~

 
Next Row:      *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (25sts)

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1

Next Row:      *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (19sts)

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1

Next Row:      *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (13sts)

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1

Next Row:      *K2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                    (7sts)

                             
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.
 
 
 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.
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Friday, 19 May 2017

Bibi Baby Hats ~ Newborn and 0 - 3 months

Just wanted to share two further sizes of my popular Bibi Baby Hat ~
 
newborn and 0 - 3 months
 
 
Bibi Baby Hat ~ Newborn, 0 - 3 months
 
 
 
Bibi Baby Hat       Newborn Baby                  
Size
Width:           5½ “ ~  11” all around 
 
Height:          5½ “
Requirements
DK (8ply) yarn ~ around 14g
4mm needles
 
Cast on 58sts
1st Row         S1, knit to end
Repeat this row 5 times more
7th Row         S1, knit to end
8th Row         S1, purl to last st, k1                                              
9th Row         S1, * k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, s1, k1, psso, k1, repeat from * to last st, k1
10th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
11th Row       S1, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last st, k1
12th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat last 6 rows three times more
31st Row      S1, knit to end
32nd Row      K2tog, purl to last 2sts, k2tog                                  (56sts)
 
Shape Top ~

33rd Row:     S1, * k4, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (47sts)
34th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

35th Row:     S1, * k3, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (38sts)
36th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

37th Row:     S1, * k2, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (29sts)
38th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

39th Row:     S1, * k1, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (20sts)
40th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

41st Row:     S1, * k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                       (11sts)
42nd Row      S1, purl to last st, k1

43rd Row:     S1, 2tog across row                                                    (6sts)

Cut yarn, leaving a tail to use for sewing up the side seam.

Draw yarn through remaining 6sts.      Fasten off.              Sew seam.
Bibi Baby Hat ~ Newborn
 
Bibi Baby Hat       0 - 3 months baby
Size
Width:           6 “ ~  12” all around 
 
Height:          6 “
Requirements
DK (8ply) yarn ~ around 20g
4mm needles
Cast on 65sts
1st Row         S1, knit to end
Repeat this row 5 times more
7th Row         S1, knit to end
8th Row         S1, purl to last st, k1                                              
9th Row         S1, * k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, s1, k1, psso, k1, repeat from * to last st, k1
10th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
11th Row       S1, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last st, k1
12th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat last 6 rows four times more
 
Shape Top ~
33rd Row:     S1, * k5, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (56sts)
34th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

35th Row:     S1, * k4, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (47sts)
36th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

37th Row:     S1, * k3, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (38sts)
38th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

39th Row:     S1, * k2, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (29sts)
40th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

41st Row:     S1, * k1, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (20sts)
42nd Row      S1, purl to last st, k1

43rd Row:     S1, * k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                       (11sts)
44th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

45th Row:     S1, k2tog across row                                                  (6sts)

Cut yarn, leaving a tail to use for sewing up the side seam.

Draw yarn through remaining 6sts.      Fasten off.              Sew seam.

 
 
You will find bigger sizes of this pretty hat  - 
 6 - 12 months, pre-school toddler (age 1-3),
child (age 4 - 10)  and teen / woman at ~
 
 
 
There is also a matching baby Jacket at ~
 
 

 
You will find a smaller preemie size jacket and hat at ~


 
 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
Copyright © 2017 ‘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.

Monday, 15 May 2017

Little Louie Baby Cardigan

If you would like to make a little cardigan for your own new baby.......
or a cute handmade gift for a friend or colleague .......
or if you like to knit and donate to one of the wonderful charities that provide for those in need,
then maybe this pattern is just what you have been looking for.
 
Little Louie Baby Cardigans
 
This sweet little cardigan is ideal for a newborn baby boy or girl.
 
There are 4 sizes ~
0 -3 months
newborn
large premature, or early / small newborn
medium premature 
 
Little Louie Baby Cardigans
 
You can choose whether to knit the short or long sleeved version.
 
 
 
 
 
You will find this pattern at ~
 
 
 

Friday, 5 May 2017

Jema ~ Lacy Garter Stitch Baby Blanket

This is a very pretty stitch for a baby blanket.


Jema ~ Lacy Garter Stitch Baby Blanket


Jema ~ Lacy Garter Stitch Baby Blanket

Requirements:
 
DK yarn

4.5mm needles


Tension:
 
19sts = 4”

Sizes:
 
Baby ~ 28” wide ~ cast on 134sts

Premature Baby ~ 14¼” wide ~ cast on 68sts

Angel Baby Burial Blanket ~ 8½” ~ cast on 41sts

 

Instructions:

Cast on 134sts

(or the number stitches required for different sizes as suggested above – or in multiples of 3)

Border ~

Rows 1 – 6:        S1, knit to end

Now work in pattern ~

Row 1:                S1, k3, * k1, yo, k2 tog, repeat from * to last 4sts, k4

Row 2:                Same as Row 1

Rows 3 - 6:          S1, knit to end

The last 6 rows form the pattern

Repeat these 6 rows until the blanket is the size required- finish after completing a 6th Row
 
(I like to make blankets a little longer than the width - but this is just my personal choice)

Complete with a border ~

Knit 3 more rows

Cast off

Darn away ends 
 
 
 
 
 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
Copyright © 2017 ‘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.