Phazelia's Baby Overall
About 100 grams of fingering weight sock yarn (wool, cotton or bamboo) with 440-460 yards/100 grams. If your yarn has a lower yardage you may need a bit more than 100 grams, 2.5mm/US #2 needles, 2.5mm/US #2 circular needles, two buttons and one tapestry needle.
The overall shown on the picture is made of 120 grams of Wollmeise, 100% Merino superwash, 574 yards/150 grams
You are making two rectangles, each one 2 squares by 4 squares. One rectangle will be the left side and the other one the right side. The rectangles are joined together with short row sections.
One mitered square with 53 sts comes out 3.75 inches X 3.75 inches
This overall should fit 3 months old babys. It depends on the size of the baby and on the sort of diapers the parents use..
The size of the overall shown on the picture is
16 inches long
8.5 inches wide
The straps are 8 inches long.