Sunday, 20 March 2016

Little Bella Baby Jacket




Here is my latest gift to you all ~
instructions for a premature baby size of my Bella Baby Jacket.

I think it looks really cute.

Little Bella - Premature Baby Jacket






Little Bella Baby Jacket    ~    Premature Baby




Size ~ 

Width:    14"

Length:   7"

Sleeve Length:    4"
 

Requirements ~
 
DK yarn (around 38g)

4mm needles

3 small buttons

 

Begin with the Sleeves (work 2)

Cast on 23sts

Work 4 rows in garter stitch   (knit every row)

Work 24 rows in stocking stitch

The sleeve should now measure about 4” – you can add more rows if required

Next Row:  Cast off 2sts, work to last 2sts, cast off 2sts   (19sts)

Leave these 19 stitches on a spare needle

 

Work the Main Part

Cast on 82sts

Work 4 rows in garter stitch

Work in pattern as follows ~

1st Row:  Knit to end

2nd Row:  K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

3rd Row:  K4, *k4, yfwd, sl1, k2tog, psso, yfwd; rep from * to last 8sts, k8

4th Row:  K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Repeat these 4 rows 5 times more

Then work the 1st & 2nd rows once

Keeping the first & last 4sts of every row as knit stitches throughout, continue as follows ~

Next Row: Knit 19sts, cast off 4sts, k35sts, cast off 4sts, k18

Next Row:  Knit 19sts from the right front, 19sts from the first sleeve, 36sts from the back, 19sts from the second sleeve and 19sts from left front                                                            (112 stitches)

 

Work the Yoke

Knit 2 rows

3rd Row:  K2, yfwd, k2tog (for buttonhole), *(k2, k2tog), repeat from * to last 5sts, k5           (87sts)

Knit 3 rows

7th Row:  K6, *(k2tog, k6), repeat from * to last st, k1                                                                    (77sts)

Knit 3 rows

11th Row:  K6, *(k2tog, k5), repeat from * to last st, k1                                                                    (67sts)

Knit 1 row

13th Row:  K2, yfwd, k2tog (for buttonhole), knit to end

Knit 1 row

15th Row:  K4, *(k2tog, k6), repeat from * to last 7sts, k2tog, k5                                                    (59sts)

Knit 3 rows

19th Row:  K4, *(k2tog, k5), repeat from * to last 6sts, k2tog, k4                                                    (51sts)

Knit 3 rows

23rd  Row:  K2, yfwd, k2tog (for buttonhole), k4, *(k2tog, k6), repeat from * to last 3sts, k3      (46sts)

Knit 2 rows

Cast off loosely

 

To Finish 

Join sleeve and underarm seams   Darn away ends   Sew on buttons


 
 
You will find the original Newborn Baby pattern at ~
 
 
Bella Baby Jacket
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.’

 
 

 
 

 

6 comments :

  1. Olá, ficou muito lindo, obrigada por repartires a receita connosco :-) beijos doces

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  2. This is gorgeous, can't wait to try it. Thanks so much for sharing.

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  3. This looks adorable, thanks so much for sharing.

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  4. This looks adorable, thanks so much for sharing.

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