Stripy Baby Sweater by Ruth Maddock

Stripy Baby Sweater

Knitting
March 2013
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
525 - 919 yards (480 - 840 m)
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This is the knitting pattern for a baby Sweater worked in stripes. The shoulder openings make it easy to get over little heads and the soft yarn is ideal for soft skins.

SIZES 0-3 3-6 6-12 12-18 months
Chest: 40(16) 46(18) 51(20) 56(22) cm (in)
Actual Chest: 48(19) 51(20) 56(22) 62(24) cm (in)
Back Length: 26.5(10½) 28.5(11½) 30.5(12) 32.5(13) cm (in)
Sleeve: 13(5) 15(6) 18(7) 23(9) cm (in)

MATERIALS
1 1:2:2 each of Rowan Belle Organic DK (50g) in shades 005 Basil, 014 Robins Egg, 016 Cilantro and 1 ball of shade 013 Moonflower. (131yards/120 metres per 50g ball)
Pair each 3.25mm (UK/Canada/Aus no 10 or US 3) and 4mm (UK/Canada/Aus no 8 or US 6) knitting needles.
4 buttons.
To substitute use the correct length of any yarn that has a stocking stitch tension/gauge of 22 stitches and 28 -30 rows worked on no 4mm (UK/Canada/Aus no 8 or US 6) needles.

Thanks for looking.

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