Baby Ribbed Jumper Dress & Pinafore by Thomasina Cummings Designs

Baby Ribbed Jumper Dress & Pinafore

October 2012
DK (11 wpi) ?
17 stitches and 9 rows = 4 inches
in Gauge based on trebles in yoke
3.5 mm (E)
273 - 547 yards (250 - 500 m)
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This snuggly little jumper dress can be made in a range of sizes from birth to 2 years.

Make it as a pinafore dress, without the sleeves, and layer it over a t-shirt or blouse.

The textured ribbed skirt is soft and squishy.

Worked from the neck down, the length is fully adjustable and could even be worked to a shorter length as a top.


0-6 months
16” (40.5cm) chest
13” (33cm) centre back length
6” (15cm) sleeve length

6-12 months
18” (46cm) chest
14” (35.5cm) centre back length
7” (17.5cm) sleeve length

12 - 18 months
20” (51cm) chest
15” (38cm) centre back length
8” (20cm) sleeve length

18 - 24 months
22” (56cm) chest
16” (40.5cm) centre back length
9” (23cm) sleeve length.

Materials: 250-500m yarn (depending on size/style), 3.50mm hook and 1-3 buttons (sized to fit between pairs of trebles in the button band).

Gauge: 12tr and 7 rows to 3” - it is perfectly fine if you get more or less rows to the 3” - the length is fully adjustable on both the body and the sleeves.

The pattern is written in UK terms with a table of US equivalents provided as applicable.