Winter Baby by Debbie Bliss

Winter Baby

Knitting
September 2020
Sport (12 wpi) ?
25 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
0-12 months
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This pattern is available from lovecrafts.com for £3.50.

Irresistible and such fun to knit, Debbie Bliss’ new Winter Baby layette is a collection that includes the sweetest yoked cardigan, matching diamond motif cosy trousers, socks to match, a gorgeous grandad collar jumper with buttoned placket - topped with a Fair Isle bobble hat with ear flaps! It is almost too cute to believe! Knitted in Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino, this is a set that will be passed from baby to baby as an heirloom and it’s washable!

SIZES

To fit age
0-3 3-6 6-9 9-12 mths

CARDIGAN WITH FAIRISLE YOKE

Chest
50 53 56 59 cm
19 3⁄4 2 22 23 1⁄4 in

Length to shoulder
26 27 30 32 cm
10 1⁄4 10 1⁄2 11 3⁄4 12 1⁄2 in

Sleeve length
13 15 17 19 cm 51⁄4 6 63⁄4 71⁄2 in

LEGGINGS
Waist
45 48 54 58 cm
17 3⁄4 19 21 1⁄4 22 3⁄4 in

Length
29 33 38 43 cm
11 1⁄2 13 14 15 in

SOCKS
To fit age
0-6 6-12 months

HAT
To fit age
0-3 3-6 6-9 9-12 mths

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

NOTE: One 50g ball of Debbie Bliss Baby
Cashmerino in each of Chocolate 11,
Mouse 309, Mink 64, Silver 12 and
White 100 is sufficient to knit the
cardigan, leggings, hat and socks.

GRANDAD SHIRT
Chest
48 53 56 61 cm
19 21 22 24 in

Length to shoulder
24 26 28 30 cm 91⁄2 101⁄4 11 113⁄4 in

Sleeve length
13 14 15 17 cm 51⁄4 51⁄2 6 63⁄4 in

MATERIALS

Cardigan with Fairisle yoke

• 2(3:3:3) 50g balls of Debbie Bliss
Baby Cashmerino in Wasabi 313 (M).
• One 50g ball of Debbie Bliss Baby
Cashmerino in each of Chocolate
11 (A), Mouse 309 (B), Mink 64 (C),
Silver 12 (D), and White 100 (E).
•Pair each 2.75mm (US 2) and
3.25mm (US 3) knitting needles.
• 2.75mm (US 2), 3mm (US 2-3) and
3.25mm (US 3) circular needle.
•6 buttons.

Leggings

• One 50g ball of Debbie Bliss Baby
Cashmerino in each of Wasabi 313
(M), Silver 12 (A), Mink 64 (B), Mouse
309 (C) and Chocolate 11 (D).
•Pair each 3mm (US 2-3) and 3.25mm
(US 3) knitting needles.
•Waist length of elastic.
Hat • One 50g ball of Debbie Bliss Baby
Cashmerino in each of Chocolate
11 (A), Mouse 309 (B), Mink 64 (C),
Silver 12 (D), White 100 (E) and
Wasabi 313 (F).
•Pair 3.25mm (US 3) knitting needles.
• Circular 3mm (US 2-3) needle.

Grandad shirt

• 2(3:3:3) 50g balls of Debbie Bliss
Baby Cashmerino in Mink 64.
•Pair each 3mm (US 2-3) and 3.25mm
(US 3) knitting needles.
• 3 Buttons.
Socks • One 50g ball of Debbie Bliss Baby
Cashmerino in each of Chocolate 11
(A), Mouse 309 (B), Mink 64 (C),
Silver 12 (D), White 100 (E) and
Wasabi 313 (F).
•Pair each 3mm (US 2-3) and 3.25mm
(US 3) knitting needles.

TENSION
25 sts and 34 rows to 10cm/4in
square over st st using 3.25mm (US 3)
needles.