Baby Onesie by Kristin Spurkland

Baby Onesie

April 2009
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
28 stitches and 42 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
570 - 600 yards (521 - 549 m)
3-6 mos
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Inspired by a vintage onesie, this adorable little garment is easy to put on fussy babies and fun to knit. Machine-washable when knit with ShibuiKnits Sock, it’ll be a favorite in any baby’s wardrobe - making it a perfect shower gift for expectant mothers.

Finished Size: 19” chest circumference

* 3 skeins ShibuiKnits Sock (100% superwash merino; 50 g/191 yds)


Size 3 (3.25 mm) circular needle, 16” long
Size 1 (2.25 mm) circular needle, 16” long
Size 1 (2.25 mm) dpn

Notions: 5 snaps, 3 buttons, approx. 0.25” diameter, 4 split ring or lock style markers, 1 ring style marker, tapestry needle, sewing needle and thread

March 23, 2015
The recently published pdf of this pattern is missing the following text; an updated pdf will be sent out to all who purchased it shortly.

Leg Bands
Right leg: With #1 circular needles, pick up and knit 7 sts along side edge of flap, 62 around leg opening, 8 along second side edge of flap. 77 sts picked up.
(see illustration)

Work ribbing as for right buttonband.

Left leg: work as for right leg.

Weave in ends.
Sew lower edge of buttonbands to CO sts at base of bands.
Sew buttons onto left buttonband.

Sew snaps along lower leg opening as shown in photo.