You wanted quick, interesting and cute - Ember is one of the fastest baby sweaters you will knit! It is worked sideways with fun little construction techniques to keep you interested. The pattern has instructions for 3 variations - with fold down collar, v neck cardigan or v neck sweater.
The main body of the garment is in an easy stocking st pattern with a sweet little back yoke worked using short row shaping.
Use bulky thick/thin or plain worsted yarn for different textures.
Age (months) 0-3 3-6 6-12 12-18 18-24
Chest (actual) cms 40 43 45.5 48 50.5
Length to hip cms 20 22 23.5 27 29
Yarn amounts 120m 150m 200m 230m 250m
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Cleckheaton Folklore Wool 70% alpaca 30%. 58 m / 63 yds per 50g / 1.76 oz
Substitute with bulky yarn - thick/thin construction
or with plain worsted yarn e.g. Malabrigo worsted.
Needle size: 6.5mm / 10.5 US / 3 UK
Or size required to get gauge.
1 x crochet hook similar in size to knitting needles.
Notions: 1 x button - 2.5 cm in diameter or 30cm 2 - 2.5cm wide ribbon, yarn needle, waste yarn (smooth, strong e.g. cotton)