Saturday, 27 May 2017

Buttons or Bows Baby Booties






 
 

Two Colour Baby Bootees                 Size:   Premature Baby
 
DK (8ply) yarn

4mm needles
 
Length of sole:       3” (8cm)
 
Instructions: Make two booties the same
 
Using main colour, cast on 31sts
 
Knit 7 rows
 
8th Row:       Purl
 
9th Row:       K12, k2tog, k3, s1, k1, psso, k12
 
10th Row:     P11, p2tog tbl, p3, p2tog, p11
 
11th Row:     K10, k2tog, k3, s1, k1, psso, k10
 
12th Row:     P9, p2tog tbl, p3, p2tog, p9
 
13th Row:     K8, k2tog, k3, s1, k1, psso, k8
 
14th Row:     P7, p2tog tbl, p3, p2tog, p7                           (19sts)
 
15th Row:     Knit
 
16th Row:     Purl
 
Cut off main colour, join in contrast colour
 
17th Row:     Knit
 
18th Row:     Purl
 
Knit 7 rows  
 
Cast off LOOSELY  (use a stretchy cast off, or use a larger needle)
 
Sew seam along the sole.           Sew the back seam.    
 
Darn away ends.    Fold down the cuff.
 
Add a button or a bow if desired ~ please ensure these are added very securely
 


 
 

Two Colour Baby Bootees                 Size:   Newborn

 
DK (8ply) yarn

4mm needles

 
Length of sole:       3 ½ ” (9cm)

Instructions:   Make two booties the same

Cast on 36sts

Knit 9 rows

10th Row:     Purl
11th Row:     K14, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k14 
12th Row:     P13, p2tog tbl, p4, p2tog, p13

13th Row:     K12, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k12

14th Row:     P11, p2tog tbl, p4, p2tog, p11

15th Row:     K10, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k10

16th Row:     P9, p2tog tbl, p4, p2tog, p9                           

17th Row:     K8, k2tog, k4, s1, k1, psso, k8             (22sts)

18th Row:     Purl                                           

19th Row:     Knit

20th Row:     Purl
Repeat the last 2rows once more
 
Cut off main colour, join in contrast colour
23rd Row:     Knit

24th Row:     Purl

Knit 9 rows  

Cast off LOOSELY  (use a stretchy cast off, or use a larger needle)


Darn away ends.    Fold down the cuff.
 
Add a button (or two) ..... or a bow if desired ~ please ensure these are added very securely




 

For a lace up front –
use a length of yarn, crochet chain or ribbon around 20” in length

Have fun!
 



 
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In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
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Saturday, 20 May 2017

10" Baby Jacket



Jack & Jill Baby Jacket ~ Extra Small ~ 10" chest  ~ Short or Long Sleeves

Jack & Jill Baby Jacket ~ Extra Small ~ 10" chest

 
Jack & Jill     ~        Extra-Small Premature Baby Jacket

         
Size:

Width:           5"

Length:         5"

 
Tension: 

22sts = 4" (10cm)

 
Requires:

Around 18 - 20g of DK (8ply) yarn

2 buttons

 

Using DK yarn and 4mm needles ~

Cast on 45sts

Rows 1& 2     Knit
Row 3            K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), knit to end of row
Rows 4 & 5    Knit
Row 6           K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 7           K7, kfb, k1, kfb, k4, kfb, k1, kfb, k10, kfb, k1, kfb, k4, kfb, k1, kfb, k8

Row 8           K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 9           K8, kfb, k1, kfb, k6, kfb, k1, kfb, k12, kfb, k1, kfb, k6, kfb, k1, kfb, k9

Row 10          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 11          K9, kfb, k1, kfb, k8, kfb, k1, kfb, k14, kfb, k1, kfb, k8, kfb, k1, kfb, k10

Row 12          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 13          K10, kfb, k1, kfb, k10, kfb, k1, kfb, k16, kfb, k1, kfb, k10, kfb, k1, kfb, k11

Row 14          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 15          K2, yrn, k2tog, (makes a buttonhole), k7, kfb, k1, kfb, k12, kfb, k1, kfb, k18, kfb, k1, kfb, k12, kfb, k1, kfb, k12

Row 16          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 17          K12, kfb, k1, kfb, k14, kfb, k1, kfb, k20, kfb, k1, kfb, k14, kfb, k1, kfb, k13

Row 18          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4

Row 19          K15, slip next 19sts onto a stitch holder, k25, slip next 19sts onto a stitch holder, k15

Row 20          K4, purl to last 4sts, k4                                     (55sts) 

Row 21          S1, knit to end

Row 22          K4, *p3, k1, repeat from * to last 3sts, k3

         

Repeat the last 2 rows four times more
Knit 5 rows
Cast off loosely knitwise


Short Sleeves ~ Both Alike
 

Put the 19sts, left on a stitch holder, back on to a knitting needle. Rejoin yarn.

Knit 5 rows

Cast off

 
Make the second sleeve in the same way

Sew up sleeve seams. Gather together underarms

Darn away ends

Sew on buttons

OR


Long Sleeves ~ Both Alike        

 
Put the 19sts, left on a stitch holder, back on to a knitting needle. Rejoin yarn.

Row 1           K2tog, knit to last 2sts, k2tog                  (17sts)

Row 2           S1, purl to last st, k1

Row 3           S1, knit to end

Row 4           S1, purl to last st, k1

Repeat the last 2 rows until the sleeve measures around 2½“

Knit 5 rows

Cast off

 
Make the second sleeve in the same way

Sew up sleeve seams. Gather together underarms

Darn away ends

Sew on buttons

 
Jack & Jill     ~        Extra-Small Premature Baby Hat

 

 
Size:

Width:           3",   6" all around

Length:         3"
 

 

Tension: 

22sts = 4" (10cm)

 
Requires:

Around 4g of DK (8ply) yarn

 

 
Using 4mm needles& DK yarn, cast on 33sts


Border ~

1st Row:  S1, knit to end of row

Repeat this row 3 times more




 

5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
6th Row:        S1, *p3, k1, repeat from * to end
 

 
Repeat the last two rows until work measures 1¾”, ending after a wrong side row

 
Next Row:      S1, knit to end of row

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1, decreasing one stitch at each end of this row   (31sts)

 
Shape Top ~

 
Next Row:      *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (25sts)

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1

Next Row:      *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (19sts)

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1

Next Row:      *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (13sts)

Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1

Next Row:      *K2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                    (7sts)

                             
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.

With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure

Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
Copyright © 2017 ‘made by marianna’  All Rights Reserved
This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
or republished on another webpage or website.
 

Friday, 19 May 2017

Bibi Baby Hats ~ Newborn and 0 - 3 months

Just wanted to share two further sizes of my popular Bibi Baby Hat ~
 
newborn and 0 - 3 months
 
 
Bibi Baby Hat ~ Newborn, 0 - 3 months
 
 
 
Bibi Baby Hat       Newborn Baby                  
Size
Width:           5½ “ ~  11” all around 
 
Height:          5½ “
Requirements
DK (8ply) yarn ~ around 14g
4mm needles
 
Cast on 58sts
1st Row         S1, knit to end
Repeat this row 5 times more
7th Row         S1, knit to end
8th Row         S1, purl to last st, k1                                              
9th Row         S1, * k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, s1, k1, psso, k1, repeat from * to last st, k1
10th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
11th Row       S1, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last st, k1
12th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat last 6 rows three times more
31st Row      S1, knit to end
32nd Row      K2tog, purl to last 2sts, k2tog                                  (56sts)
 
Shape Top ~

33rd Row:     S1, * k4, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (47sts)
34th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

35th Row:     S1, * k3, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (38sts)
36th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

37th Row:     S1, * k2, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (29sts)
38th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

39th Row:     S1, * k1, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (20sts)
40th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

41st Row:     S1, * k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                       (11sts)
42nd Row      S1, purl to last st, k1

43rd Row:     S1, 2tog across row                                                    (6sts)

Cut yarn, leaving a tail to use for sewing up the side seam.

Draw yarn through remaining 6sts.      Fasten off.              Sew seam.
Bibi Baby Hat ~ Newborn
 
Bibi Baby Hat       0 - 3 months baby
Size
Width:           6 “ ~  12” all around 
 
Height:          6 “
Requirements
DK (8ply) yarn ~ around 20g
4mm needles
Cast on 65sts
1st Row         S1, knit to end
Repeat this row 5 times more
7th Row         S1, knit to end
8th Row         S1, purl to last st, k1                                              
9th Row         S1, * k1, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, s1, k1, psso, k1, repeat from * to last st, k1
10th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
11th Row       S1, *k2tog, yo, k3, yo, s1, k1, psso, repeat from * to last st, k1
12th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat last 6 rows four times more
 
Shape Top ~
33rd Row:     S1, * k5, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (56sts)
34th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

35th Row:     S1, * k4, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (47sts)
36th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

37th Row:     S1, * k3, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (38sts)
38th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

39th Row:     S1, * k2, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (29sts)
40th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

41st Row:     S1, * k1, k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                 (20sts)
42nd Row      S1, purl to last st, k1

43rd Row:     S1, * k2tog, rep from * to last st, k1                       (11sts)
44th Row       S1, purl to last st, k1

45th Row:     S1, k2tog across row                                                  (6sts)

Cut yarn, leaving a tail to use for sewing up the side seam.

Draw yarn through remaining 6sts.      Fasten off.              Sew seam.

 
 
You will find bigger sizes of this pretty hat  - 
 6 - 12 months, pre-school toddler (age 1-3),
child (age 4 - 10)  and teen / woman at ~
 
 
 
There is also a matching baby Jacket at ~
 
 

 
You will find a smaller preemie size jacket and hat at ~


 
 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
Copyright © 2017 ‘made by marianna’  All Rights Reserved
This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
or republished on another webpage or website.