Carle Baby Cardigan by Sara Delaney
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Carle Baby Cardigan

February 2011
DK (11 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 10 rows = 4 inches
in double crochet
3.75 mm (F)
685 yards (626 m)
3-6 months (9-12 months, 18-24 months)
This pattern is available from for $4.99.

Did you know that a sweater can be made with just two hexagons? We didn’t either until Sara showed us how. The cute, bright colors of the Carle Baby Cardigan remind us of illustrator Eric Carle’s famous The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

To Fit: 3-6 months (9-12 months, 18-24 months)
Finished Chest Measurements: 13 (16, 19)”

Yarn: Valley Yarns Superwash DK (100% Extrafine Merino Superwash, 137yds/50g) 1 skein each:
Color A: Spring Leaf #11
Color B: Steel Gray #02
Color C: Red #07
Color D: Teal #14
Color E: Copper #08

Hook: Size F/5 (3.75mm) crochet hook

Other Materials: 3 - ½ inch buttons

Gauge: 18 sts and 10 rows = 4” in double crochet

Quick video with assembly tips.