Size 6 Months to 1 Year
MaterialsFleisher’s Wonderized Babyfair, 3 balls; or Fleisher’s Baby Zephyr, 3-fold, 3 balls; or Fleisher’s Wonderized De Luxe Sock and Sport Yarn, 4 skeins.
White Knitting Needles, 1 pair each Sizes 1 and 2.
White Crochet Hook, Size 1.
Measurements and Gauge same as Chick-A-Dee, No. 3166.
Note: Work all pieces with one color.
BackWork same as back of Chick-A-Dee, No. 3166, until armhole shaping is completed, end with p row, decreasing 1 st in center of last row (67 sts).
YokeFirst row (right side)* P 2, slip 1 st as to k, k 2, pass slipped st over the 2 k sts; repeat from *, end p 2.
2nd row* K 2, p 1, wrap yarn around needle, p 1; repeat from *, end k 2 (67 sts).
3rd row* P 2, k 3; repeat from *, end p 2.
4th row* K 2, p 3; repeat from *, end k 2. Repeat these 4 rows having 27 stripes (14 p and 13 k stripes) until 3 ½ ins. above underarm, end with 4th pattern row.
ShouldersKeeping pattern, bind off 3 stripes at beginning of next 4 rows; 2 stripes at beginning of next 2 rows (8 stripes for each shoulder). Bind off 27 sts.
FrontWork same as back until 2 ½ ins. above underarm, end with 2nd pattern row. Next row, work 23 sts and slip them to holder for left front; work next 21 sts, slip them to separate holder for neck; work remaining 23 sts for right front. Continue on these sts decreasing 1 st at neck edge every 2nd row 3 times. Work even until 3 ½ ins. above underarm. Shape shoulder as for left shoulder of back. Take up sts of left front and work to correspond.
SleevesWith size 1 needles, cast on 36 sts. Work k 1, p 1 ribbing for 2 ins.
Next rowContinue ribbing increasing 1 st in every 3rd st 10 times, finish row (48 sts). Change to size 2 needles and stockinette st increasing 1 st each side every 1 in. 5 times (56 sts). Work even until 6 ins. above ribbing, or desired length to underarm. Bind off 3 sts at beginning of next 4 rows; 2 sts at beginning of next 12 rows. Bind off 20 sts.
Work Crochet Edges on shoulders as for Chick-A-Dee, No. 3166.
Neck BandsWith size 1 needles, working from right side, pick up and k 4 sts on ends of sc rows of right shoulder; 26 sts across back of neck; 4 sts on ends of sc rows of left shoulder (34 sts). Work k 1, p 1 ribbing for 4 rows. Bind off in ribbing.
Beginning at left shoulder of front, pick up and k 4 sts on ends of sc rows; 13 sts to front of neck; k across 21 sts of front; pick up and k 14 sts on right neck edge; 4 sts on sc rows (56 sts). Work as for back neck band.
FinishingWork as for finishing of Chick-A-Dee, No. 3166, omitting embroidery.
Other great patterns from Fleisher Fashions, Volume 75:
Poke Baby Bonnet
Fancy Baby Pants
Soaker Baby Pantie
Dress Up Socks
Ribbed Tops Socks
Knee High Bootees
Cozy Comfort Baby Sweater
Little Angel Baby Set
Little Princess Baby Set
Mary Lou Baby Set
Pram Baby Set
Young Gadabout Baby Set
Baby Classic Sweater
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Bud Toddler Outfit
Checkerboard Toddler Outfit
Chick-A-Dee Baby Outfit
Curlilocks Toddler Outfit
Dream Boat Toddler Outfit
Glamour Girl Toddler Outfit
Huck Finn Toddler Outfit
In The Park Toddler Outfit
Jack-Be-Nimble Toddler Outfit
Jack-Be-Quick Toddler Outfit
Junior Toddler Outfit
Little Miss Jump Up Toddler Outfit
Patsy Toddler Outfit
Peter Toddler Outfit
Playtimer Baby Outfit
Snow Baby Toddler Outfit
Snow Flake Toddler Outfit
Snow Man Toddler Outfit
Sis Toddler Outfit
Water Baby Toddler Outfit
Wendy Toddler Outfit
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