Skills required: casting-on, knitting, purling, knitting in the round, increasing, decreasing, knitting with dpns, picking up stitches

Construction: The pattern is knit top-down, with only minimal finishing. The sleeves are knit in the round. This pattern offers two variations in length and 6 sizes.

 

 

Tiered Baby Coat


How about knitting an adorable and warm little coat for the baby or toddler in your life? Or a cute little jacket? Or both! 

A very quick, easy and enjoyable knit that produces stylish results with a hint of nostalgia.

The individual pattern is available for purchase in pdf format for 5.25 Euros.

Sizes available: 0-3 months, 3-6 months, 6-12 months, 12-18 months, 2/3T, 3/4T

To fit chest: 16 (17, 18, 19, 22, 23) inches or 40.5 (43, 46, 48, 56, 58) cm
Finished garment chest circumference: 19 (19.5, 21, 22.5, 24, 24.5) inches or 48 (49.5, 53.5, 57.5, 61, 62.5) cm.

Yarn Requirements: 

  • 0-3 month size: 256 yds for coat, 192 yds for jacket
  • 3-6 month size: 384 yds for coat, 320 yds for jacket
  • 12-18 month size: 512 yds for coat, 384 yds for jacket
  • 2T-3T size: 512 yds for coat, 384 yds for jacket
  • 3T-4T size: 640 yds for coat, 512 yds for jacket

Preferred Brand / Yarn:

Knitpicks Swish Bulky or Cascade 128 Superwash or Cascade Ecological Wool

Gauge: 

  • 3.5 stitches and 5.5 rows = 1 inch in stockinette stitch

Needles and Notions: 

  • circular needles, size US10 (6mm), length should be at least 29”
  • 1 set of size US10 (6mm) double-pointed needles
  • 4 stitch markers
  • 2 stitch holders or scrap yarn
  • tapestry needle
  • 3 (or 4 if knitting bigger sizes) 3/4” buttons