Knitting for children

Knitting for children

Hooded jacket knitting pattern free

Hooded jacketLittle ones love dressing up and playing make believe, but sometimes those fancy dress outfits aren't the most practical! Luckily, Rico Design has come up with the perfect solution - a warm jacket with a cute cat's face embroidered on the cosy hood. Now everyone's happy! This knit is worked in a soft acrylic blend in a gorgeously delicate pink shade. It's washable on a cold cycle, too, which is ideal for a jacket that is sure to be well loved!

You will need

Rico Baby Classic DK, 50g in: Orchid (shade 05) x 3 (4: 5: 6: 7) balls

3.25mm (UK 10, US 3) needles and 3.75mm (UK 9, US 5) needles

Baby romper knitting pattern free

RomperRomper design by Patons

MEASUREMENTS

Size: 0,3,6,9,12,18months

To Fit Chest: 35, 40, 45, 50, 53, 55cm

Actual Size (at underarm): 28, 33, 38, 43, 46, 48cm

Length (approx, when worn): 32, 36, 40, 45, 50, 55cm

Babies mittens knitting patterns free

MittensKeep little hands and fingers toasty warm this season with Sian Brown's bright and breezy fair isle mittens .

Mittens are a wardrobe must-have for babies. Having cold hands is no fun, and these jazzy mitts will keep fingers and hands warm and feeling comfy outdoors in the chillier weather. They're worked in fair isle and feature fun design details like zigzags, stripes and blocks. A snug fitting ribbed cuff will ensure wrists are toasty warm, too. Make them in bright, contrasting colours to fascinate babies' visual curiosity.

You will need

4-ply (fingering) weight yarn, 50g in cream x 1 ball - A

small amount of turquoise - B

Girl’s skirt crochet pattern free

Skirt crochet pattern freeMake this adorable skirt for a little girl who's big on style!

DESIGN BY ANNA HERSEY

FINISHED SIZES

Instructions given fit child's size 2; changes for 4,6 and 8 are in [].

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Waist: 20 inches (size 2) [21 inches (size 4), 22 1/4inches (size 6), 23 1/2inches (size 8)]

Cabled bonnet knitting pattern free

Bonnet knitting patternBonnet

Design by Patons Big Baby

Bonnet to fit head: 45-50 cm (6-12 months)

Yarn

1 ball 100gm Patons Big Baby 4ply in White 2540

Needles and Tools

3.25mm knitting needles