Le Sacque Jacquard Kicking Sack by Luise O'Neill

Le Sacque Jacquard Kicking Sack

Knitting
August 2009
DK (11 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette in MC on larger needles
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 2 - 2.75 mm
77 - 240 yards (70 - 219 m)
3 sizes: newborn to 6 months
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Used in lieu of blankets, kicking sacks allow for freedom of movement without Moms and Dads worrying that their wee one will get cold legs or feet.

This cute little quick-knit uses 3 different yarns in blue colourways, but this would also be a great “stash buster” pattern; let your imagination flow -- go wild with colour!

No sewing required; bottom is closed using a 3-needle bind-off

Size: newborn, 0 – 3 mos, 3 – 6 mos; fits 13(16.5, 17.25)” 33(42, 44)cm chest

Yarn: Bernat
Softee Baby {MC}; Pale Blue;
128(172, 185) yds 117(157, 169)m
Baby Jacquards {CC1}; I’m a Big Boy; 157(218, 240) yds 144(200, 220)m
Baby Jacquards {CC2}; Boo Berries; 77(107,118) yds 71(98, 108)m

Needles: 3.25mm CA/UK10, US3 and 2.75mm CA/UK 12, US 2; 4 or 5 dpn or 16” 40cm circular; if using circular needles, an extra larger needle will be required for the 3-needle bind-off

Notions
1 stitch marker

Method
Knit in the round, top down

Skills:
Knit, purl, make 1, knit in the round, 3-needle bind off


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