Craft: 
Knit
Skill Level: 
Intermediate
Project Type: 
Baby/Children
Designer: 
Åsa Buchta

This versatile baby cardigan is the perfect mix of playful and practical with its colorful yarn pairing and classic crewneck style. Wren features contrasting color trims and an adorable pocket for thoughtful touches that make this a great choice for special little ones in your life! With vibrant Vintage Baby Handpaint for the body and solid Vintage Baby accents, the combinations are nearly endless and easy to customize too! 

Wren is knit from the top down with raglan shaping and the sleeves are worked in the round to the wrist after the body is complete.

SIZES

(3, 6, 9) [12, 18, 24] months
Shown in size 3 months

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Chest: (18¾, 19¼, 20¾) [21½, 22¼, 23¾]” / (47.5, 49, 52.5) [54.5, 56.5, 60.5] cm (with buttonbands overlapped)
Length: (11¼, 11¾, 12½) [13, 13½,14½]” / (28.5, 30, 32) [33, 34.5, 37] cm

YARN

BERROCO VINTAGE BABY HANDPAINT (50 grs): (2, 2, 2) [3, 3, 3] hanks #10197 Creamsicle (MC)
BERROCO VINTAGE BABY (50 grs): 1 ball #10076 Peony (CC)

NEEDLES and NOTIONS

Knitting needles, sizes 4 / 3.5 mm and 6 / 4 mm or size to obtain gauge
1 set each double-pointed needles or preferred needles for working small circumferences in the round, sizes 4 / 3.5 mm and 6 / 4 mm
Waste yarn to hold stitches
Stitch markers
Removeable stitch markers
Five ½” buttons

GAUGE

22 sts and 28 rows = 4" / 10 cm in St st on larger needles
Gauge is measured after blocking. To save time and ensure accurate measurements, take time to check gauge.

Pattern Corrections: 

On pg 3, Divide for Body and Sleeves: Next Row (RS): should end: knit (21, 22, 24) [25, 25, 27] sts for right front—(97, 101, 109) [113, 117, 125] sts.

Updated PDF uploaded 5/3/24, please download v2 to ensure you're working from the most recent version.