Kiki baby cardigan by SeventhSedge

Kiki baby cardigan

Knitting
August 2023
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 40 rows = 4 inches
in garter stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
250 - 270 yards (229 - 247 m)
0-3 months
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Free video tutorial only!

Knitting pattern for sizes: 0-3 (3-6) 6-12 (12-24) months: https://www.etsy.com/listing/1525485188/knitting-pattern-...

Kiki cardigan is a classical raglan worked back and forth on long circular needles top-down with raglan increases. The sleeves are worked in the round on double-pointed needles or long circular needles with the magic loop technique. This pattern is so customizable depending on your preferences for length. This cardigan should be worn with 2.5-4 inches/6-10 cm in positive ease at the chest.

Cardigan sizes: 0-3 months (3-6 months) 6-12 months (12-24 months)
The sizes 0-3 months (3-6 months) 6-12 months (12-24 months) correspond to a chest measurement of approximately 14.5-16 (16-17.5) 17.5-19 (19-20.5) inches/36-40 (40-44) 44-48 (48-52) cm.

Finished approx. measurements (after blocking):
Chest circumference:
0-3 months - 18 inches/46 cm
3-6 months - 19.5 inches/50 cm
6-12 months - 21 inches/54 cm
12-24 months - 22.5 inches/58 cm

Note: Shown in size 0-3 months on the YouTube channel “SeventhSedge”.

Gauge swatch (blocked):
22 stitches x 40 rows in garter stitch on U.S. 6 (4 mm) needles = 4x4 inches/10x10 cm

Suggested needles:
U.S. 6 (4 mm) circular needles, U.S. 6 (4 mm) double-pointed needles, if the sleeves are will be not worked using the Magic Loop Technique (or the necessary needle size to obtain gauge)

Suggested yarn:
DK (11 wpi) weight yarn (Cotton 51%, Manufactured Fibers 49%; 100g (3.5Oz) = 232 yards (212 m): 110 (125) 140 (155) g. Lion Brand Coboo used.

Materials needed: 0.6 inch/1.5 cm buttons 3 (3) 3 (3), scissors, stitch markers, tapestry needle, measurement tape