Sorgenfri jacket Mini (with buttoning on the side) by Guri Pedersen

Sorgenfri jacket Mini (with buttoning on the side)

May 2020
DK (11 wpi) ?
24 stitches = 4 inches
US 4 - 3.5 mm
328 - 766 yards (300 - 700 m)
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My signature knit structure in a classic jacket with buttoning on the side. This little jacket is suitable for all occasions and will keep your little one warm and comfortable.

Sorgenfri jacket with buttoning on the side is knitted top down in a simple but beautiful knit and purl structure. The yoke and body is knitted back and forth on the needle. The sleeves are knitted in the round on double pointed needles or with magic loop.

Size: Newborn (3-6 m) 9-12 m (18-24 m) 3-4 y (5-6 y)
Chest width: 23 (25) 27 (29) 32 (35) cm
Length: 22 (24) 27 (30) 34 (38) cm
Number of buttons: 5 (6) 6 (7) 7 (7)
Technique: Structure knit
Tension: 24 stitches in used technique = 10 cm after wash and blocking
Needle size: 3,0-3,5 mm // 80 cm circular needles and dpn
Amount of yarn: 300 (300) 400 (500) 600 (700) meter
Yarn suggestion: Como / Lamana

The specified needle size and yarn amount is for guidance only and will vary depending on your knit tension and choice of yarn. The sizes are approximate.

This pattern is easy to follow with clear step by step instructions. If you still need some guidance, please check out my YouTube channel for video instructions.

I’m a true yarn freak and all of the qualities and combinations below have been tested by me. You’re welcome!

Como / Lamana - so soft and comfortable for the newborn baby. A super light weight yarn with a cloud like handfeel.

Tumi / Rauma - a lovely combination of wool and alpaca with great softness in a wide range of colors.

Osloull / Oslo Mikrospinneri - a luxurious combination of lambswool and silk in the most beautiful colors with a handmade touch.

Merino + Soft Silk Mohair / Knitting for Olive - a soft and fluffy combination in a wide range of stunning colors.

Pure Silk + Compatible Cashmere / Knitting for Olive - cool and comfortable combination perfect for summer season.

Cashmere Classic / Cardiff - a truly luxurious quality with the ultimate softness and comfort for the newborn baby.