This delightful little baby sweater is knitted in 4 ply wool. The lower body and sleeves can be knitted either in the round or in flat pieces then the yoke is knitted in one piece on a circular needle. Instructions are provided for both versions. The handy opening can be worn either to the front as shown or to the back and is closed using crochet button loops and buttons.
The sweater shown in the photographs is for a 3-6mth old.
Sizes available in the pattern are:
3-6mth, 6-9mths, 9-12mths, 18mths, 2 yrs
Excelana Luxury 4ply 100% pure new British wool (159m/174yd per 50g ball)
2 (3, 3, 4, 4) balls shade Powdered Egg
If knitted flat:
1 pair 2.75mm (US 2) needles
1 pair 3.25mm (US 3) needles
1 3.25mm 60cm circular needle
If knitted in the round:
1 2.75mm (US 2) circular needle
1 3.25mm 60cm long circular needle
Set of 3.25mm double pointed needles
2mm crochet hook
3 (3, 3, 4, 4) buttons