Sweet Berries Pants by Celeste Young

Sweet Berries Pants

Knitting
September 2015
Aran (8 wpi) ?
19 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
200 - 300 yards (183 - 274 m)
3 (6, 12, 18, 24) months

These sweet pants are simple to knit and easy to care for! The generous waistband and rise are cloth diaper friendly, and legs can be easily extended to fit taller babies. For thinner babies, choose a smaller size for the waist band and follow the length directions for their age. Consider adding stripes for even more fun!

Finished Size: 3 (6, 12, 18, 24) months. Sample shown is size 12 months, modeled on an 18 pound baby.

Yarn: Cascade Longwood (100% Superwash Extrafine Merino; 191 yd 175 m/100 g): #05 Peach (MC), 1 (1, 2, 2, 2) hanks; #11 Walnut (CC), 1 hank.

Needles: Size 8 (5 mm) 16” circular and set of 5 double-pointed needles

Notions: Stitch marker; stitch holder or scrap yarn; tapestry needle; scissors.

Gauge: 19 stitches, 26 rounds = 4” in stockinette stitch