Sweater Coat

 

Sunday, January 31, 2010

 

This sweater has a fuller bottom than the regular Cardigan. I used Snuggly Wuggly from

 Michaels and a G hook. Snuggly Wuggly is now my new favorite for making sweaters.

Newborn size.

Guage:

4 sts to the inch, and 2 rows to the inch.

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 will form the armholes, if you don't know how to do that click here.

 

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 1, turn.

 

Row 7: SC across, ch 1, turn.

 

Row 8: *SC in next 2 STS, work 2SC in next st* repeat *to* across. Ending with a SC in

each of last 2 STs. Ch 2, turn

 

Row 9-19: DC across. ch 2, turn.

 

Row 20: sc across.

 

Trim:

Chain 1, work sc up front edge, 3 sc in corner, sc around neck, 3 sc in corner, sc down left

side placing buttonholes where you want, 3 sc in bottom corner, sc across bottom edge,

 put 2sc in last corner, join to first sc. join. finish off.

Sleeves

Attach yarn at middle stitch underarm

row 1-9: ch 2, dc in each st around. Join.

row 10: ch 1, sc in each st around. Join, finish off.

 

© 2010 Kelly Kearney

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