Sunday, 29 March 2015

JAY Baby Cardigan




Jay Baby Cardigan - Version 1  

Jay Baby Cardigan -  Version 2 


JAY Baby Cardigan Jacket         0 – 3 months          Version 1 


Size:

Width:         17"
Length:       9½ "

Tension: 
22sts = 4" (10cm)

Requires:
Around 48g of DK (8ply) yarn for the short 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        K5, *yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last 4sts, k4
Row 34        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 35        S1, knit to end     
Row 36        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Repeat last 2 rows five times more
Row 47        K5, *yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last 4sts, k4
Row 48        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 49        S1, knit to end     
Row 50        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Repeat last 2 rows five times more
Row 61        K5, *yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last 4sts, k4
Row 62        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 63        S1, knit to end     
Row 64        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
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
Row 3          K1, *yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last st, yo, k1                31sts
Row 4          S1, purl to last st, k1
Row 5          S1, knit to end     
Row 6          S1, purl to last st, k1
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



JAY    Baby Hat            0 – 3 months          Version 1 


Size    13″ (33cm) circumference, 6½ “(16.5cm) high

Version with 3 eyelet hole rows

Using 4mm needles& DK yarn, cast on 64sts

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, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows once more
** 9th Row:  S1, yo, *s1, k1, psso, yo, repeat from * to last 3sts, s1, k1, psso, k1
10th Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
11th Row:     S1, knit to end of row
12th Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows four times more **
Repeat from ** to ** once  more
33rd Row:     S1, yo, *s1, k1, psso, yo, repeat from * to last 3sts, s1, k1, psso, k1
34th Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
35th Row:     S1, knit to end of row
36th Row:     S1, purl to last st, kfb                                           65sts




Shape the top ~
1st Row:  (K6, k2 tog) repeat to last st, k1                                57sts
2nd, 4th ,6th ,8th, 10th  Rows:  S1, purl to last st, k1

3rd Row:  (K5, k2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                49sts
5th Row:  (K4, k2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                41sts
7th Row:  (K3, k2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                33sts
9th Row:   (K2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                       17sts
11th Row:  (K2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                       9sts

Cut yarn (leaving a long ‘tail’ to use for sewing up), draw the end through all stitches, pull up tightly.
Sew up the seam.  Darn away ends.




          * * * * *
  
JAY  Baby Cardigan Jacket             0 – 3 months       Version 2 




Variation ~ for a version with more eyelet rows ~

Follow the instructions for the Jacket above to row 30       
                 91sts
**Row 31    K5, *yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last 4sts, k4
Row 32        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 33        S1, knit to end     
Row 34        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Repeat the last 2 rows once more **
Repeat from ** to ** 4 times more
Row 61        K5, *yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last 4sts, k4
Row 62        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 63        S1, knit to end     
Row 64        K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Knit 5 rows
Cast off



JAY  Baby Hat              0 – 3 months               Version 2 




Size    13″ (33cm) circumference, 6½ “(16.5cm) high

Version with extra eyelet hole rows

Using 4mm needles& DK yarn, cast on 64sts
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, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows once more
9th Row:       S1, yo, *s1, k1, psso, yo, repeat from * to last 3sts, s1, k1, psso, k1
10th Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
11th Row:     S1, knit to end of row
12th Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows once more
Repeat the last 6 rows three times more
33rd Row:     S1, yo, *s1, k1, psso, yo, repeat from * to last 3sts, s1, k1, psso, k1
34th Row:     S1, purl to last st, k1
35th Row:     S1, knit to end of row
36th Row:     S1, purl to last st, kfb                                  65sts



Shape the top ~
1st Row:  (K6, k2 tog) repeat to last st, k1                       57sts
2nd, 4th ,6th ,8th, 10th  Rows:  S1, purl to last st, k1
3rd Row:  (K5, k2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                49sts
5th Row:  (K4, k2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                41sts
7th Row:  (K3, k2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                33sts
9th Row:   (K2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                       17sts
11th Row:  (K2tog) repeat to last st, k1                                       9sts

Cut yarn (leaving a long ‘tail’ to use for sewing up), draw the end through all stitches, pull up tightly.
Sew up the seam.  Darn away ends.

You will find smaller premature sizes of this design at ~




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1 comment:

  1. Another success. This type of pattern is perfect for yarn with stripes as it makes easy work of matching them up.

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