Petal Peplum Infant Bolero by Mel Harrison

Petal Peplum Infant Bolero

June 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 6 - 4.0 mm
109 - 164 yards (100 - 150 m)
Newborn, 3 months, 6 months, 12 months.
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By: Mel Harrison©

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“Petal Peplum Bolero’ Infant.

The Petal Peplum Bolero is a sweet mid season bolero style cardigan with a pretty Petal inspired peplum.

It is perfect for a confident beginner and experienced knitter alike. It is constructed in one piece and works up quickly with a small quantity of yarn.

The instructions include a unisex version without the peplum

100-150m 8ply/DK
Samples shown use Cleckheaton Super fine merino.

4mm 60cm circular needles. (Needle size needed may vary to achieve correct gauge)

10x10cm in stockinette = 22 sts x 30 rows.

8 stitch markers
Darning needle
15mm button

Stitch Legend:
st/s: Stitch/es
co: Cast on
sl1p: Slip 1 stitch purlwise
pm: Place marker
sm: Slip marker
rm: Remove marker
k: Knit
p: Purl
kfb: Knit front back- knit into the front and back of the same stitch
k2tog: Knit two together
tbl : Through back loop- knit into the back loop of the stitch

Please note ages are guidelines only please check chest circumference and torso length. The bolero is sized to be midriff.

Garment Measurements:
Length- measured from centre back
Newborn: 18.5
3m: 20.5
6m: 21.5
12m: 22.5

measured flat under arm hole to arm hole across front
Newborn: 19cm
3m: 21cm
6m: 21.5cm
12m: 22cm

More sizes coming in the next few months 1-3yrs and 4-6yrs

This particular pattern has been sent to testers, however we are all human and some errors may remain. I am extremely open to feedback so please do let me know if you find anything wrong.
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