Knitting for children

Knitting for children

Zigzag sweater for girl

Girl's sweater: Free knitting pattern

Girl's Sweater: Free knitting pattern

SIZES

To fit age: 1-2[2-3:3-4:4-5]yrs 

Size: 51[56:58.5:61]cm (20[22:23:24]in)

Actual measurement: 56[63:68:74]cm (13.75[15.75:17.75:19.75]in)

Length from shoulder: 31.5[34.5:37:43]cm (12.5[13.5:14.5:17]in)

Vintage Baby Dress

Dress for little girl free knitting pattern

Dress for little girl free knitting pattern

Measurements

To fit chest 35 1/2 (40 1/4) (46) cm/14 (16) (18) in.

Actual measurements 40.5 (46) (50.5) cm/16 (18) (20) in.

Length to back neck 36 (40) (44) cm/ 14 1/4 (15 3/4) (17 1/4) in. 

Sleeve seam 15 (18) (21) cm/6 (7 1/4) (8 1/4) in. 

Crochet cardigan free pattern

Crochet cardigan free pattern

A vibrant cardigan in a rainbow of colours, this bright and beautiful piece makes a perfect cover-up for little girls (or even big ones!) on cool evenings.

ADVANCED SKILLS USED

Gathering stitch

MATERIALS

• Sublime Cashmere Merino Silk DK, 75% extra-fine merino/20% silk/5% cashmere, 50g/116m/127yds

Shades:

Chevron and Cables Skirt

Chevron and Cables Skirt

Skirt crochet free pattern

YOUTH SIZES XS (S, M, L)

MATERIALS

• Aunt Lydia's Classic Crochet Thread Size 10, 100% mercerised cotton, 320m/350yds (sold by yardage not weight)

Shades:

MC: 0210 Antique White 4 (5, 6, 8) balls

Free crochet pattern hooded gilet

Crochet child's hooded gilet free pattern

This gilet is fun and practical - an ideal extra layer for a trip to the park or out shopping. The pattern also has an option for adding sleeves for more versatility.

MATERIALS

• Wendy Aran, 25% wool/ 75% acrylic, 400g/800m/870yds Shades (150g each):

A: Indigo Marl 682

B: Redcurrant 594