Basket-Weave Baby Sweater by Frances Hughes
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Basket-Weave Baby Sweater

September 2004
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 31 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 5 - 3.75 mm
382 yards (349 m)
Errata available:

The pattern includes instructions for a cap, booties, and a sweater.

“A classic basket-weave pattern is worked throughout the sweater, cap and booties of this adorable set. A precious look for any newborn!”

Skill Level: Intermediate

Size: Newborn

Finished Measurements:

  • Cap circumference: 14 inches
  • Booties: Foot: 4 inches long
  • Sweater: Chest: 19 inches


  • DK weight nylon/acrylic blend yarn (191 yds/50g ball): 2 balls
  • Size 5 (3.75mm) double-pointed, 16- and 24- inch circular needles or size needed to obtain gauge
  • stitch markers
  • stitch holders
  • 3 (3/8-inch) buttons