Ewe and I Knit- Skill Building Baby Dress
Skill Building Baby Dress by Ewe and I Designs
This is a sweet cotton/wool ribbed jumper for sizes 3 to 18 months (chest size 16”, 17”, 18”, 19”). The skills explored are picot hem, twisted rib, crochet provisional cast-on, I-cord bind off, I-cord edging, applied I-cord edging and a three needle bind-off. Pima Rino was used to make this dress. This is a washable dryable, 70% pima cotton and 30% superwash wool blend from Plymouth Yarn Co. (109 yards per 50 gram ball)
Difficulty Level: Adventurous Beginner
Size: Aiming at 3-6 mos, 6-9 mos, 12 mos, 18 mos, but babies are all unique so chest sizes 18(19, 20, 21) inches
Yarn: 100 (150, 150, 200) grams of Plymouth Yarn Pima Rino or a worsted weight yarn.
Needle: Size 6 circular needles with a 16 and 24 inch cable, and size 6 dpns for the I-cord. (or needle size to meet gauge)
Gauge: 22 Stitches and 33 rows over 4 inches washed and dried per the directions on the label.
Notions: Crochet Hook similar in size to Knitting Needles
Tapestry Needle, Stitch Marker, Button with a shank