Friday, 26 February 2016

Lazy Daisy Angel Gown


Well .... once I started to write the instructions for angel baby burial gowns ..... I really had to add this .......
hope you like it - the Lazy Daisy Angel Gown.


Lazy Daisy Angel Gown



Lazy Daisy Angel Gown        

Size ~

Width  11",   Length  8½" 

 

Requires ~

 

20g – 22g 4ply yarn,   3.25mm needles

 

This sweet little Angel Gown can be fastened with either 3 tiny buttons ~ or a length of ribbon.       

If you are using the ribbon closers – omit the buttonholes from rows 3, 19 and 35              

 

Cast on 37sts

 

Rows 1 & 2       Knit

Row 3               K2, yrn, k2tog (this makes a buttonhole), knit to end

Rows 4 & 5       Knit

Row 6               K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 7               K6, *(yfwd, k1, yfwd, k2) rep from * to last 4sts,k4                            55sts   
 
Row 8               K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 9               K6, *(yfwd, k3, yfwd, k2) rep from * to last 4sts, k4                           73sts

Row 10             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 11             K6, *(yfwd, k5, yfwd, k2) rep from * to last 4sts, k4                           91sts

Row 12             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 13             K6, *(yfwd, k7, yfwd, k2) rep from * to last 4sts, k4                           109sts

Row 14             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Rows 15 - 18    Knit

Row 19             K2, yrn, k2tog (this makes a buttonhole), knit to end

Row 20             K18, cast off 21sts knitwise, k30, cast off 21sts knitwise, k17             67sts

Row 21             K2, *(k7, m1) to last 9sts, k9   OR you can do it this way ~

K2, *(k6, kfb) to last 9sts, k9

Row 22             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4                                                                                    75sts

Row 23             K2, *(k7, m1) to last 9sts, k10   OR you can do it this way ~

K2, *(k6, kfb) to last 9sts, k10

Row 24             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4                                                                                    84sts

Row 25             Knit

Row 26             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Repeat last 2 rows four times more

Row 35             K2, yrn, k2tog (this makes a buttonhole), knit to end

Row 36             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4           

Row 37             Knit                                                     

Row 38             K4, purl to last 4sts, k4           
Repeat last 2 rows 18 times more

(Work should now measure around 8“ from the cast on edge – it is easy to adjust the length here)
Knit 5 rows
Cast off loosely (if you find this difficult – use a larger size needle)

Darn away ends
Add 3 tiny buttons ~ or ~ cut a length of ribbon into 4 pieces and sew 2 pieces on either side of back edges at the neck and bottom of the yoke. 

 

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 © 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.’
 
 

 

2 comments :

  1. i am terrible at editing patterns (nor do i want to).. is there a way to add a few rows of knitted lace to make this into a christening gown? i think it would be perfect for that too

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  2. Such a pretty pattern! I love garments with a beautiful yoke.
    Thank you so much for sharing.
    Cheers, Anita.

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