Tuesday, 29 March 2016

Lazy Daisy All-in-One Premature Baby Dress


This sweet little dress is now in three premature baby sizes ~
small, medium and large
 
Lazy Daisy All-in-One Baby Dresses    ~     Medium Preemie, Large Preemie, Small Preemie

 
 

All-in-One Lazy Daisy Premature Baby Dress                Small Premature

 

Small Premature Baby Top   ~  Width 11",   Length  8" 


DK yarn
4mm needles
2 small buttons
This little baby top is knitted top-down

Tips:
        ·    Cast off loosely on row 26 for the cap sleeves – if you find this difficult – use a larger needle                            
        ·    yfwd – yarn forward seems to be a very UK term – you may know this as yo (yarn over) or yrn (yarn round needle). This makes the buttonholes and also the little eyelet holes on the yoke

Cast on 37sts
Rows 1 & 2            Knit
Row 3                    K2, yfwd, k2 tog (makes a buttonhole), knit to end of row
Rows 4 & 5            Knit
Row 6                    K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 7                    Knit
Row 8                    K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 9                    K6, *(yfwd, k1, yfwd, k2) rep from * to last 4sts,k4        55sts         
 
Row 10                  K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 11                  Knit
Row 12                  K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 13                  K6, *(yfwd, k3, yfwd, k2) rep from * to last 4sts, k4      
73sts
Rows 14, 15, 16    As rows 10, 11, 12  
Row 17                  K6, *(yfwd, k5, yfwd, k2) rep from * to last 4sts, k4       91sts
Rows 18, 19, 20    As rows 10, 11, 12
Rows 21 & 22        Knit

Row 23                  K2, yfwd, k2 tog (makes a buttonhole), knit to end
Rows 24 & 25        Knit
Row 26                  K2tog, k2tog, k10, cast off 18sts, k26, cast off 18sts, k9, k2tog, k2tog                                
74sts
Row 27                  K2, *(k1, kfb)repeat from * to last 3sts, k3
Row 28                  Purl
Row 29                  Knit
Row 30                  Purl
Repeat last 2 rows 8 times more

Knit 7 rows
Row 54                  Purl
Row 55                  K2, *(yfwd, k3) repeat from * to end
Row 56                  Purl            
Knit 5 rows
Cast off loosely   

Sew up the back seam from hem to the bottom of the button border   
Sew up the back seam             
Darn away ends             
Sew on buttons



All-in-One Lazy Daisy Premature Baby Dress              Medium Premature



Medium Premature Baby Dress  ~  Width 13",   Length  9"

Requirements  ~  DK yarn,   4mm needles,   2 small buttons

 
Tips:
        ·     Cast off loosely on row 26 for the cap sleeves – if you find this difficult – use a larger needle
        ·      yfwd – yarn forward seems to be a very UK term – you may know this as yo (yarn over) or yrn (yarn round needle). This makes the buttonholes and also the little eyelet holes on the yoke and skirt border

Cast on 47sts

Rows 1 & 2            Knit
Row 3                    K2, yfwd, k2tog (makes a buttonhole), knit to end of row
Rows 4 & 5            Knit
Row 6                    K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 7                    Knit
Row 8                    K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 9                    K7, *(yfwd, k1, yfwd, k3) rep from * to last 4sts,k4        65sts           
Row 10                  K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 11                  Knit
Row 12                  K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 13                  K7, *(yfwd, k3, yfwd, k3) rep from * to last 4sts, k4       83sts
Rows 14, 15, 16     As rows 10, 11, 12
Row 17                  K7, *(yfwd, k5, yfwd, k3) rep from * to last 4sts, k4        101sts
Rows 18, 19, 20     As rows 10, 11, 12
Rows 21 & 22         Knit
Row 23                  K2, yfwd, k2tog (makes a buttonhole), knit to end
Rows 24 & 25         Knit
Row 26                  K2tog, k2tog, k12, cast off 19sts, k30, cast off 19sts, k11, k2tog, k2tog                                           59sts
Row 27                  K2, *(k1, kfb), repeat from * to last 3sts, k3
Row 28                  Purl                                                                                 86sts
Row 29                  Knit
Row 30                  Purl
Repeat last 2 rows 10 times more
Knit 7 rows
Row 58                  Purl   
Row 59                  K2, *(yfwd, k3) repeat from * to end
Row 60                  Purl
Knit 5 rows
Cast off loosely 
Sew up the back seam from hem to the bottom of the button border              
Darn away ends             
Sew on buttons
 
 
 
 


All-in-One Lazy Daisy Premature Baby Dress                     Large Premature


Large Premature Baby Dress   ~  Width 15",   Length  10"
Requirements  ~  DK yarn,   4mm needles,   2 small buttons
 
Tips:
        ·     Cast off loosely on row 26 for the cap sleeves – if you find this difficult – use a larger needle
        ·      yfwd – yarn forward seems to be a very UK term – you may know this as yo (yarn over) or yrn (yarn round needle). This makes the buttonholes and also the little eyelet holes on the yoke and skirt border
Cast on 55sts
Rows 1 & 2              Knit
Row 3                     K2, yfwd, k2 tog, knit to end of row
Rows 4 & 5              Knit
Row 6                     K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 7                     Knit
Row 8                     K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 9                     K7, *(yfwd, k1, yfwd, k4) rep from * to last 3sts,k3       73sts
Row 10                   K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 11                   Knit
Row 12                   K4, purl to last 4sts, k4
Row 13                   K7, *(yfwd, k3, yfwd, k4) rep from * to last 3sts, k3      91sts
Rows 14, 15, 16       As rows 10, 11, 12        
Row 17                   K7, *(yfwd, k5, yfwd, k4) rep from * to last 3sts, k3     109sts
Rows 18, 19, 20       As rows 10, 11, 12   
Rows 21 & 22          Knit
Row 23                   K2, yfwd, k2 tog (makes a buttonhole), knit to end
Row 24 & 25           Knit
Row 26                   K2tog, k2tog, k14, cast off 19sts, k34, cast off 19sts, k13, k2tog, k2tog
Row 27                  K2, *(k1, kfb), repeat from * to last 3sts, k3
Row 28                   Purl                                                                       98sts
Row 29                   Knit
Row 30                   Purl
Repeat last 2 rows 14 times more
Knit 7 rows
Row 66                  Purl   
Row 67                  K2, *(yfwd, k3) repeat from * to end
Row 68                  Purl
Knit 5 rows
Cast off loosely

Sew up the back seam from hem to the bottom of the button border                    
Darn away ends                
Sew on buttons  

 
 

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You will find bigger sizes of this design at ~  http://mariannaslazydaisydays.blogspot.co.uk/2016/03/lazy-daisy-all-in-one-baby-dress_31.html

11 comments :

  1. It's very pretty Marianna, thank you for another lovely pattern. :) xx

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  2. Very pretty. Thanks Marianna for your wonderful patterns.

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  3. Do yiu have it in crochet patterns

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  4. Beautiful, it will be on my list to make once I have finished the 4-6 yr top down sleeveless cardigan for my Granddaughter's 4th Birthday next week :) Thank you for all you do, and my youngest daughter would like to know if there will be a crochet pattern for this dress? Thanks :) xx

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  5. love it!!! cant wait for the bigger sizes :)

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  6. The smaller one has 2 rows for row 26 I missed out the second one and it worked out fine perfect in fact many thanks for all your patterns x

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    1. Yes Margaret - my mistake. I have removed the second row 26 :( I try really hard not to make errors but I do get it wrong sometimes ....... x

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  7. Love your patterns and generosity!

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  9. Can you tell me how many yards I'll need to knit the size medium?

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  10. To participate a formal party you always need a good dress. For me, I love wearing a dress. It makes me look sexy and it's comfortable.

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