A baby to early teen knitting pattern to make a beautiful ribbed waistcoat with a cute button placket. The ribbing makes it very stretchy and together with the long design it grows with the child. The long design also ensures the there won’t be a gap between the trousers and the waistcoat. The instructions are easy to follow and it knits up rather quickly. Blåbär waistcoat will soon be available as a yarn & pattern kit trough Organic Knitters an amazing small yarn shop specialising in fair and organic yarn.
Sizes: (56, 65, 74, 83, 92, 112, 122, 131, 140, 149, 158) cm in total body height, this correspond to newborn – 13 years.
Yarn: Worsted weight yarn, I used ilo yarn, Alpaca 3/6 (200 meter/100 gram, 100% superfine alpaca) and Sandnes garn, Soft Alpakka (100 meter/50 gram, 80% alpaca, 20% acrylic)
Yardage: (110, 130 160, 180, 220, 250, 290, 320, 360, 400, 450) meters
Gauge: 19 stitches and 25 rows/10 cm in ribbed stitch pattern.
Skill level: Advanced Beginner
The cute model in yellow is wearing size 83.
You will receive a download link after completed purchase where you can get your copy of the pattern, this is a digital knitting pattern which includes all the instructions you need to make this garment.
Photo credit for the yellow goes to Julia Åsvik