Pretty in Pink Infant Cardigan
- 2 skeins Lion Brand® Jiffy® Yarn: Light Pink
- Knitting needles: Size 10 or size to obtain gauge
- Large-eyed blunt needle
- 20" of 5/8"-wide pink ribbon
GAUGE: 13 stitches across and 28 rows down = 4" in garter stitch (knit every stitch on every row).
DIRECTIONS: 6 months size, chest 20".
BACK: Cast on 33 stitches.
Work in Garter stitch (knit every stitch on every row) until piece measures 10". Bind off all stitches.
FRONTS: Make 2.
Cast on 17 stitches.
Work in Garter stitch until piece measures 10".
Bind off all stitches.
SLEEVES: Make 2.
Cast on 26 stitches.
Work in garter stitch until piece measures 5". Bind off all stitches.
Match fronts to back. Sew each shoulder seam from armhole edge towards center for 2 1/2";
leave remaining edges open. Place pins 4" down from shoulder on front and back.
Center sleeve between pins and sew to body.
Sew side seams and sleeve seams. Weave in ends.
Fold corner of neck edge down 2" and tack in place. Repeat on the other side.
Cut ribbon length in half. Sew one half to each side of sweater front neck.