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Baby

Cardigan

with Trim

intermediate


Baby Cardigan with Trim (Intermediate)

MEASUREMENTS

Months 6 (9-12-18)

To fit underarm

45 (47-50-53) cms/18 (19-20-21) ins

To measure (approx)

52 (55-58-61) cms/21 (22-23-24) ins

Length (approx)

29 (31-33-35) cms/11½ (12-13-14) ins

Sleeve length (approx)

16 (18-19-21) cms/6 (7-7½-8) ins

YARN #022 1 x 300g ball

Needles

A pair 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6) Knitting Needles

or size that gives correct tension/gauge.

Materials

A Yarn Needle; Purchased Pin (if desired).

TENSION/gauge

17 sts and 24 rows to 10 cm/4 ins over

stocking st, using 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6)

Knitting Needles.

Note - Correct tension/gauge is essential

for a successful handknit.

Abbreviations

St/s - stitch/es, K - Knit, P - Purl, WS -

wrong side, RS - right side, stocking st - 1

row K, 1 row P, beg - begin/ning, sl - slip, rep

- repeat, rem - remain/ing, foll - follow/ing,

alt - alternate.

CREATE

Back and Sleeves (beg at lower edge of

Back)

Using 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6) Needles, cast

on 46 (48-52-54) sts.

Foundation row (WS) - Knit.

Work in stocking st (beg with a knit row) until

work measures 17 (18-20-21) cms/6½ (7-8-

8½) ins from beg, ending with a purl row.

Shape for sleeves - Cast on 5 (4-4-5) sts at

beg of next 8 (12-16-8) rows = 86 (96-116-

94) sts.

Sizes 6, 9 and 18 months only - Cast on 4

(3-4) sts at beg of next 4 (4-8) rows.

All sizes = 102 (108-116-126) sts.

Next row - Sl 1, knit to end.

Next row - Sl 1, purl to end.

Rep last 2 rows until work measures 29

(31-33-35) cms/11½ (12-13-14) ins

from beg, ending with a purl row.

Shape shoulders and top of sleeves -

Cast/bind off 41 (44-46-51) sts at beg of

next 2 rows.

Cast/bind off rem 20 (20-24-24) sts

loosely for back neck.

Left Front and Sleeve (beg at lower

edge of Left Front)

Using 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6) Needles,

cast on 13 (14-14-15) sts.

Foundation row (WS) - Knit.

Work in stocking st (beg with a knit row)

until work measures same as Back to beg

of shape for sleeves, ending with a purl

row. **

Shape for sleeve - Cast on 5 (4-4-5) sts

at beg of next row and foll alt rows until

there are 33 (38-46-35) sts.

Sizes 6, 9 and 18 months only - Cast

on 4 (3-4) sts at beg of foll alt rows until

there are 41 (44-51) sts.

All sizes = 41 (44-46-51) sts.

Next row - Purl.

Next row - Sl 1, knit to end.

Rep last 2 rows until work measures same

as Back to beg of shape shoulders and top

of sleeves, ending with a purl row.

Cast/bind off rem sts loosely.

Right Front and Sleeve (beg at lower

edge of Right Front)

Work as for Left Front Sleeve to **.

Work 1 row.

Shape for sleeve - Cast on 5 (4-4-5) sts

at beg of next row and foll alt rows until

there are 33 (38-46-35) sts.

Sizes 6, 9 and 18 months only - Cast

on 4 (3-4) sts at beg of foll alt rows until

there are 41 (44-51) sts.

All sizes = 41 (44-46-51) sts.

Next row - Knit.

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Next row - Sl 1, purl to end.

Rep last 2 rows until work measures same

as Back to beg of shape shoulders and top of

sleeves, ending with a purl row.

Work 1 row.

Cast/bind off rem sts loosely.

Right Front Rib Trim

Using yarn needle and mattress st seam,

join shoulder and top of sleeve seams. With

RS facing and using 5.00mm (US 8), (UK 6)

Needles, knit up 56 (58-62-66) sts evenly

along right front edge to shoulder, then 10

(12-12-12) sts evenly across half of back neck

to centre = 66 (70-74-78) sts.

1st row (WS) - P2, * K2, P2, rep from * to

end.

2nd row - K2, * P2, K2, rep from * to end.

Rep 1st and 2nd rows until trim measures 9

(9-10-10) cms/3½ (3½-4-4) ins, ending with

a 1st row.

Cast/bind off loosely in rib.

Left Front Rib Trim

Work to correspond with Right Front Rib Trim,

beg at centre back neck.

FINISHING

DO NOT PRESS. Using yarn needle, darn in

ends. Using yarn needle and mattress st seam,

join side and sleeve seams. Join side edges of

rib trims together at centre back neck. Fold

collar over on RS. Place right front over left

front and fasten with purchased pin (if desired).

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