Thursday, 15 December 2016

Emily Cardi


Doll cardigan



Notions:
50g Double Knitting weight yarn. (128.5m.)




Needles: US 3/ 3 mm. (or those you need to obtain gauge)
Darning needle.
Stitch markers or waste yarn.
3 small buttons .

Difficulty:


Gauge: 6 sts x 12 rows in garter stitch
Abbreviations:
Co: cast on.
Bo: bind off.
St-stitch: Sts- stitches
K: knit
P: purl
Yo: yarn over
K2 tog: Knit two stitches together as one stitch.
Bh: button hole.

The cardigan is knit sideways and seamed only at the sleeves.
Start left front:
Cast on 35 sts.
Knit 4 rows.
1: Knit.
2: Knit.
3: K20, turn work.
4: P16, k4.
5: K25, turn work.
6: K25.
7: K30, turn work,
8: K30.
Repeat these 8 rows for a total of 5 times.

Sleeve:
1: K20, place these sts on a stitch-holder or waste yarn. Cast on 19sts on left hand needle, knit these sts and the 15 left on needle. (34sts)
2: K34.
3: K19, turn work.
4: P14, turn work.
5: K19, turn work.
6: K24.
7: K29.
8: K29.

Continue sleeve:
1: K34.
2: K34.
3: K19, turn work.
4: P14, turn work.
5: K19, turn work.
6: K24.
7: K29.
8: K29.
Repeat these 8 rows for a total of 6 times.

Back.
1:Bind off 19sts at the beginning of the next row. Knit the remaining 15sts on needle.
2: K15 and then knit 20 sts from stitch holder.
3: K20, turn work.
4: P16, k4.
5: K25, turn work.
6: K25.
7: K30, turn work,
8: K30.

1: Knit.
2: Knit.
3: K20, turn work.
4: P16, k4.
5: K25, turn work.
6: K25.
7: K30, turn work,
8: K30.
Repeat these 8 rows for a total of 8 times.

Make second sleeve as for first sleeve.

Start right front:
1:Bind off 19sts at the beginning of the next row. Knit the remaining 15sts on needle.
2: K15 and then knit 20 sts from stitch holder.
3: K20, turn work.
4: P16, k4.
5: K25, turn work.
6: K25.
7: K30, turn work,
8: K30.
Continue front:
1: Knit.
2: Knit.
3: K20, turn work.
4: P16, k4.
5: K25, turn work.
6: K25.
7: K30, turn work,
8: K30.
Repeat these 8 rows for a total of 4 times.

Button hole band:
1: K22, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k3, yo, k2tog, k1.
2-4: K35.
Bind off.


Sew sleeves and finish off yarn ends.

Sew on 3 buttons.



free doll cardi pattern


Patricia Renwick © Copyright December 2016.
All rights reserved. You may sell items made from this pattern but not the pattern. Please respect my design rights. 

7 comments:

  1. Thank you for this beautiful pattern

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  2. Very nice pattern. I'm anxious to make it but need to wait until I finish a few Christmas presents. Thank you very much.

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  3. Cute cardigan, will look nice with pants and skirt.

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  4. I love it. Thank you very much for sharing

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  5. Lovely thanks Patricia, Kiwi Ellie

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  6. I don't have Double Knitting yarn, but I have size 3 baby yarn. Can use baby yarn or do I need to use just Double Knitting yarn?

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    1. You will need to check your gauge and needle size. Try knitting a small swatch.

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