Garter Stitch Hooded Jacket

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Garter Stitch Hooded Jacket

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A great pattern for a buttoned and hooded jacket with versions available for both girls and boys.

Sizes

6 mos
17" [43 cm]
20" [51 cm]
12 mos
18" [45.5 cm]
21" [51 cm]
18 mos
19" [48 cm]
22" [56 cm]
24 mos
21" [53.5 cm]
24" [61 cm]
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The materials for this project cost $15.83

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • 6 mos
  • 12 mos
  • 18 mos
  • 24 mos
To fit chest measurement:
17" [43 cm]
Finished chest:
20" [51 cm]

Step 2:

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Color Info

Softee Baby | Tangerine, 30700 is discontinued. Click 'Edit Color' to select other shade.Edit Color
$9.98

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 5/3.75mm
$3.15

Aluminum Stitch Holder

4-3/4" 1/Pkg
$2.70

Materials not included in this kit:

4 buttons.

The materials for this project cost $15.83

Abbreviations

Beg = beginning

Inc(s) = Increase 1 stitch by knitting into front and back of next stitch.

K = knit

rem = remain(ing)

st(s) = stitch(es)

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

To fit chest measurement:
6 mos 17" [43 cm]
12 mos 18" [45.5 cm]
18 mos 19" [48 cm]
24 mos 21" [53.5 cm]
Finished chest:
6 mos 20" [51 cm]
12 mos 21" [51 cm]
18 mos 22" [56 cm]
24 mos 24" [61 cm]

MATERIALS

Bernat Softee Baby (140 g/5. oz;331 m/362 yds)
Sizes6 mos12 mos18 mos24 mos 

Tangerine ()
2222
Size 3.75 mm (U.S. 5) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge. 3 st holders. 4 buttons.

GAUGE

22½ sts and 44 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in garter st.

INSTRUCTIONS

Right or Left Front (make alike, working buttonholes on Left Front for Boy or Right Front for Girl)
Cast on 38 (40-44-48) sts. Work in garter st (knit every row) for (3--) ins [6 (7.5-9-9) cm].
** Next row:(Buttonhole row). Place marker for front edge. K3. Cast off 2 sts. K16 (16-22-24). Cast off 2 sts. Knit to end of row.
Next row: Knit, casting on 2 sts over cast off sts.**
Work in garter st for a further 2 (2--3) ins [5 (5-6-7.5) cm], ending at opposite edge to front marker.
Shape armhole: Next row:Cast off 5 (6-7-8) sts. Knit to end of row. 33 (34-37-40) sts. Cont even until armhole measures 1 inch [2.5 cm], ending at edge for front marker.
Rep from ** to ** as given above.
Cont even until armhole measures (5-5-) ins [12 (12.5-12.5-14) cm], ending at opposite edge to front marker.
Shoulder: Next row: Cast off 9 (9-10-10) sts. Knit to end of row.
Leave rem 24 (25-27-30) sts on a st holder.
Back: Cast on 55 (58-63-67) sts. Work in garter st until Back measures same length as Front before armhole shaping.
Shape armholes:Cast off 5 (6-7-8) sts beg next 2 rows. 45 (46-49-51) sts.
Cont even until Back measures same length as Front before shoulder.
Shoulders:Cast off 9 (9-10-10) sts beg next 2 rows. Leave rem 27 (28-29-31) sts on a st holder.
Sleeves:Cast on 33 (35-39-39) sts. Work in garter st, inc 1 st each end of needle on 5th and every following 8th row to 51 (55-55-61) sts. Cont even until Sleeve measures 8 (9--10) ins [20.5 (23-24-25.5) cm], ending with a RS row. Cast off. Place markers along side edges (--) ins [3 (4-4-4.5) cm] down from cast off edge.
FINISHING
Sew shoulder seams. Sew in sleeves, placing rows above markers along cast off sts of armhole edges to form square armholes.
Hood: With WS of work facing, K75 (78-83-91) from st holders. Proceed in garter st, inc 10 sts evenly across first row. 85 (88-93-101) sts. Cont even until work from pick up row measures 7 ins [18 cm], ending with a RS row. Cast off.
Sew top seam. Sew buttons to correspond with buttonholes on Left Front for Girl or Right Front for Boy.