A pattern for a child's cardigan, slipover and waistcoat in DK. V-neck or round neck options available for the slipover. Sizes to fit from premature chest size 12 inches to 12 months.
Please note: older versions of this pattern will say, "BHKC" (British Hand Knitting Confederation) instead of "UKHKA" (UK Hand Knitting Association), but the patterns are exactly the same.
UKHKA don't give a suggested yarn, but we would recommend using either or .
Needles: 3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) and 4mm (UK 8, US 6)
This pattern also requires a cable needle, stitch holders for the slipover, 3 buttons for the round neck slipover, 4 - 5 buttons for the cardigan, and 2 - 4 buttons for the waistcoat.
Number of 50g balls (approximately)
Premature chest size 12 inches: 1 for each item
Newborn chest size 14 inchest: 2 for cardigan, 1 for each other
Age 0 - 3 months: 2
Age 3 - 6 months: 2
Age 6 - 12 months: 3 for cardigan, 2 for each othe