Bright Spots Baby Cardigan by Lion Brand Yarn

Bright Spots Baby Cardigan

June 2012
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 29 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
250 - 375 yards (229 - 343 m)
0-6 months, 6-12 months, 12-18 months, 2-3 years
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Knit in our DK weight baby yarn, Casey, this sweater is soft and speckled with bright colors. The button-down cardigan makes a lovely gift for new babies and expecting parents. (Lion Brand Yarn)

Lion Brand Pattern #: L10655
Corrections applied Jun 4, 2012


SIZE: Child (Multiple Sizes)
0-6 months (6-12 months, 12-18 months, 2-3 years)

Finished Chest
20 (21, 23, 25) in.
51 (53.5, 58.5, 63.5) cm

Finished Length
8-1/4 (9-1/4, 10-1/2, 12) in.
21 (23.5, 26.5, 30.5) cm

Casey (Article #832) 2-3 balls
Shown in Rainbow Spots

Knitting Needles- Size 6 (4.00 mm)
Split Ring Stitch Markers
Stitch Holders
5 buttons, 1/2 in. (13 mm) diameter

Design features rectangular shapes.

Lion Brand Notes:

Cardigan is knit in one piece, beginning at lower edge of back. At underarm stitches are cast on for sleeves. Work then continues to back neck, where piece is divided for fronts and worked down to lower edge of fronts.

Cardigan is worked in Stockinette stitch with Garter stitch edging.

Construction schematics are provided.

Ed. note: Pattern can be adapted for boys or girls (reverse buttons/buttonholes).

See L10654 Happy Dots Baby Cardigan for the crochet version.