Tuesday, 27 July 2021

JEANNIE Baby Cardigan Jacket

 

Jeannie Baby Cardigan

Kindly knitted by Lynne Donaldson (a member of my facebook group)


JEANNIE Baby Cardigan Jacket                   0 - 3 months Baby      

 

Requirements:

DK yarn ~ around 55g – 65g

4mm needles                    

3 small buttons

 

Measurements:

Width:                     16½ "          

Length:                   9"     

Sleeve length:          5“

 

Tension:

22sts = 4" (10cm)  over stocking stitch on 4mm needles

 

Instructions:

 

Begin with the Sleeves (work 2)

Using 4mm needles, cast on 25sts

Knit 6 rows

Work 24 rows in stocking stitch, (one row knit, one row purl), increasing one stitch at each end of 5th, 11th, 17th and 23rd rows                                          (33sts)

Work 8 rows in stocking stitch without any further increases 

The sleeve should now measure about 5” – you can add more rows if required

Next Row:  Cast off 3sts, work to last 3sts, cast off 3sts            (27sts)

Leave these 27 stitches on a spare needle or stitch holder

 

Work the Main Part

 

Using 4mm needles, cast on 95sts

Knit 8 rows

9th Row:        S1, knit across row

10th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

11th Row:      S1, knit to end

12th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

13th Row:      S1, k4, *k1, p2, repeat from * to last 6sts, k6

14th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

15th Row:      S1, k4, *k1, p2, repeat from * to last 6sts, k6

16th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

Repeat the last 8 rows three times more

41st Row:       S1, knit to end

42nd Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

43rd Row:      S1, knit 21sts, cast off 6sts, knit 38sts, cast off 6sts, k21sts 

44th Row:       S1, k4, p17, purl across 27sts from the first sleeve, purl 39sts from the back, purl 27sts from the second sleeve, purl 17sts from left front, k5                 (137sts)

 

Work the Yoke

1st Row:        S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end

2nd Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

3rd Row:        S1, k19, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k23, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k35, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k23, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k20                                                  (129sts)

4th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

5th Row:        S1, k18, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k21, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k33, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k21, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k19                                                  (121sts)

6th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

7th Row:        S1, k17, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k19, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k31, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k19, k2tog, s1, k1, psso,  k18                                             (113sts)

8th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

9th Row:        S1, k16, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k17, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k29, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k17, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k17                                                  (105sts)

10th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

11th Row:      S1, k15, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k15, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k27, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k15, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k16                                                 (97sts)

12th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

13th Row:      S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), k10, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k13, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k25, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k13, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k15                    (89sts)

14th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

15th Row:      S1, k13, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k11, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k23, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k11, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k14                                                  (81sts)

16th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

17th Row:      S1, k12, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k9, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k21, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k9, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k13                                                 (73sts)

18th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

19th Row:      S1, k11, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k7, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k19, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k7, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k12                                                 (65sts)

20th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

21st Row:       S1, k10, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k5, k2tog, s1, k1, psso,  k17, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k5, k2tog,  s1,k1, psso,  k11                                           (57sts)

Knit 3 rows

25th Row:      S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end

Knit 2 rows

Cast off knitwise      

 

Sew up the sleeve and underarm seams   

Darn away ends      

Add 3 small buttons

 

 

JEANNIE Baby Cardigan Jacket                 3 - 6 months Baby                

 

Requirements:

DK yarn ~ around 65g – 75g

4mm needles                    

3 small buttons

 

Measurements:

Width:                     18"             

Length:                   9½ "            

Sleeve length:          6 “

 

Tension:

22sts = 4" (10cm) over stocking stitch on 4mm needles

 

Instructions:

 

Begin with the Sleeves (work 2)

Using 4mm needles, cast on 27sts

Knit 6 rows

Work 24 rows in stocking stitch, (one row knit, one row purl), increasing one stitch at each end of 5th, 11th, 17th and 23rd rows                                          (35sts)

Work 14 rows in stocking stitch without any further increases 

The sleeve should now measure about 5¾” – you can add more rows if required

Next Row:  Cast off 3sts, work to last 3sts, cast off 3sts            (29sts)

Leave these 29 stitches on a spare needle or stitch holder

 

Work the Main Part             

Using 4mm needles, cast on 104sts

Knit 8 rows

9th Row:        S1, knit across row

10th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

11th Row:      S1, knit to end

12th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

13th Row:      S1, k4, *k1, p2, repeat from * to last 6sts, k6

14th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

15th Row:      S1, k4, *k1, p2, repeat from * to last 6sts, k6

16th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

Repeat the last 8 rows four times more

49th Row:      S1, knit 23sts, cast off 6sts, knit 43sts, cast off 6sts, k23sts

50th Row:       S1, k4, p19, purl across 29sts from the first sleeve, purl 44sts from the back, purl 29sts from the second sleeve, purl 19sts from left front, k5                 (150sts)

  

Work the Yoke

1st Row:        S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end

2nd Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

3rd Row:        S1, k21, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k24, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k42, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k24, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k22                                                  (142sts)

4th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

5th Row:        S1, k20, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k22, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k40, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k22, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k21                                                  (134sts)

6th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

7th Row:        S1, k19, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k20, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k38, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k20, k2tog,  s1, k1, psso,  k20                                          (126sts)

8th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

9th Row:        S1, k18, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k18, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k36, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k18, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k19                                                  (118sts)

10th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

11th Row:      S1, k17, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k16, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k34, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k16, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k18                                        (110sts)

12th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

13th Row:      S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), k12, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k14, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k32, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k14, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k17                    (102sts)

14th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

15th Row:      S1, k15, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k12, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k30, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k12, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k16                                                  (94sts)

16th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

17th Row:      S1, k14, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k10, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k28, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k10, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k15                                                  (86sts)

18th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

19th Row:      S1, k13, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k8, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k26, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k8, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k14                                                (78sts)

20th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

21st Row:       S1, k12, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k6, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k24, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k6, k2tog, s1,k1, psso,  k13                                                (70sts)

22nd Row:      S1, knit to end

23rd Row:      S1, k11, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k4, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k22, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k4, k2tog, s1,k1, psso,  k12                          (62sts)                             

24th Row:      S1, knit to end

25th Row:      S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end

Knit 2 rows

Cast off knitwise      

 

Sew up the sleeve and underarm seams   

Darn away ends      

Add 3 small buttons

 

 

JEANNIE Baby Cardigan Jacket                   6 - 9  months Baby                  

 

Requirements:

DK yarn ~ around 75g - 85g

4mm needles                    

3 small buttons

 

Measurements:

Width:             20"           

Length:            10½"      

Sleeve length:    7" (18cm)

 

Instructions:

Begin with the Sleeves (work 2)

Cast on 28sts

Knit 6 rows

Work 30 rows in stocking stitch, increasing one stitch at each end of 5th, 11th, 17th, 23rd and 29th rows      (38sts)

Continue in stocking stitch (without any further increasing) until the sleeve measures around 7”     

Next Row:  Cast off 3sts, work to last 3sts, cast off 3sts            (32sts)

Leave these 32 stitches on a spare needle or stitch holder

 

Work the Main Part

Cast on 116sts

Knit 8 rows

9th Row:        S1, knit across row

10th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

11th Row:      S1, knit to end

12th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

13th Row:      S1, k4, *k1, p2, repeat from * to last 6sts, k6

14th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

15th Row:      S1, k4, *k1, p2, repeat from * to last 6sts, k6

16th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

Repeat the last 8 rows four times more

49th Row:      S1, knit to end

50th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

51st Row:      S1, knit to end

52nd Row:     S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

53rd Row:      S1, knit 26sts, cast off 6sts, knit 48sts, cast off 6sts, k26sts

54th Row:      S1, k4, p22, purl across 32sts from the first sleeve, purl 49sts from the back, purl 32sts from the second sleeve, purl 22sts from left front, k5              (167sts)

 

Work the Yoke

1st Row:        S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end

2nd Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

3rd Row:        S1, k24, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k28, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k45, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k28, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k25                                        (159sts)

4th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

5th Row:        S1, k23 k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k26, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k43, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k26, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k24                                         (151sts)

6th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

7th Row:        S1, k22, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k24, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k41, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k24, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k23                                        (143sts)

8th Row:        S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

9th Row:        S1, k21, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k22, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k39, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k22, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k22                                        (135sts)

10th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

11th Row:      S1, k20, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k20, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k37, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k20, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k21                                        (127sts)

12th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

13th Row:      S1, k19, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k18, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k35, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k18, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k20             (119sts)

14th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

15th Row:      S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), k14, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k16, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k33, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k16, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k19                                        (111sts)

16th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

17th Row:      S1, k17, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k14, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k31, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k14, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k18                                        (103sts)

18th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

19th Row:      S1, k16, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k12, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k29, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k12, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k17                                        (95sts)

20th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

21st Row:       S1, k15, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k10, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k27, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k10, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k16                                          (87sts)

22nd Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

23rd Row:      S1, k14, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k8, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k25, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k8, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k15                                          (79sts)

24th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

25th Row:      S1, k13, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k6, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k23, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k6, k2tog, s1, k1, psso, k14                                          (71sts)

26th Row:      S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

Knit 2 rows

29th Row:      S1, k2tog, yrn, k2, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end

Knit 2 rows                                                                                             

Cast off knitwise  

    

Sew up the sleeve and underarm seams   

Darn away ends                

Add 3 small buttons 


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