Monday, March 31, 2008

Baby Measurements

I found these great sites that give measurements for babies. It'll help you figure out what size
your finished items are.



This one has baby up to adult.

This one has preemie on up, it is mostly head and foot sizes.








Thursday, March 27, 2008

Cardigan for Babies

  
 G 6 hook   Bernat Baby softee yarn  Size: newborn   Chain 36  Row 1:  dc in 4th ch from hook and next 3 chs,  3 dc in next ch,  dc in next 5 chs,  3 dc in next ch,  dc in next 10 chs,  3 dc in next ch,  dc in next 5 chs,  3 dc in next ch,  dc in last 5 chs.  ch 2, turn.   
rows 2-5: dc in each dc across putting 3dc in center dc of 3dc group below. Ch 2, turn.   
row 6: dc across to center of first 3dc group, ch 4, skip across to next 3dc, dc in center st and each st across to center st of 3rd dc group, ch4, skip to last 3dc put dc in center of 3dc group and across to end. ch 2, turn. *Armhole construction tutorial*   
row 7: dc in each dc and chain across. ch 2, turn.    '
rows 8-15: dc in each dc across. Ch 2, turn.    At end of row 15, ch 1, work 2 sc in each end stitch up front side of sweater placing buttonholes where you like. (buttonhole- sc, ch 3, sc in next st)    Work 3 sc in last stitch, sc around neckline, put 3 sc in last st of neck, work 2 sc in each end stitch down side of sweater, work 3 sc in last stitch and sc across bottom of sweater, put 2 sc in last st and join to first sc. finish off.    Sleeves: join yarn to center stitch at bottom on armhole, DC around. Work 8 rows total for sleeves.Row 9, sc around sleeve.    2008 Kelly Kearney    If you make one of these for a gift please consider making one for charity.  Do not sell pattern   Do not post pattern to another site, please post just the link. 

Seed Stitch Brim Baby Hat


This hat is knit in the round. Use whatever your favorite method is. 
Circumference: 12 1/2" 
Size 8 needles 
Soft Worsted Weight yarn.  
Cast on 56 sts. 
Brim: 
row 1: K1, P1 around 
row 2: P1, K1 around 
row 3: K1, P1 around 
row 4: P1, K1 around 
row 5: K1, P1 around 
row 6 :P1, K1 around 
  
body of hat: 
Work in stockinette (knit all rounds) until hat measures 4" from cast on edge. 
  
decreases: 
row 1: K6, K2tog around 
row 2: knit around 
row 3: K5, K2tog around 
row 4: knit around 
row 5: K4, K2tog around 
row 6: knit around 
row 7: K3, K2tog around 
row 8: knit around 
row 9: k2, k2tog around 
row 10: knit around 
row 11: k1, k2tog around 
row 12: k2tog around 
  
Cut yarn, weave end thru last sts, pull tight and finish off. 

2008 Bella Bambina Knits 
If you make one of these as a gift please think of making one for charity. 
Do not sell pattern  
Do not post pattern on another site, please post just the link. 


Butterfly/Azalea Dress

I've created a new dress from the Butterfly Top and Azalea Dress, basically you start with the butterfly top, then after about 3 or 4 ro...