Age: 2-3 years;
You will need:
2 Hanks yarn Círculo Bebê Mais (100% acryl, 100 g/500 m);
Knitting needles no. 3 and no. 4;
Knitwear density: 18 stitches x 24 rows = 10×10 cm.
The basic model:
Row 1: 5 purl stitches, * 1 knit stitch, 5 purl stitches, it's repeating from *;
Row 2 and all back rows: the stitches are knitted as presented, knit stitches above the knit stitches, purl stitches on top of the purl stitches;
Row 3: All the stitches front;
It's repeating rows 1-4.
The jacket will be knit as a single detail until the neckline sleeves.
On the knitting needles no.3 are cast on 100 stitches and knit elastic 1 x 1 (1 knit stitch, 1 purl stitch) – 2 cm.
Further it will knit the base model with knitting needles no.4.
After 26 cm knitted of at first row, stitches are divided in the following way: 27 stitches for right front side, 46 stitches for the back, 27 stitches for the left front side. Each side will be knit separately.
Right side front: It will continue with the basic pattern on those 27 stitches. After 34 cm knitted from the first row, from the neckline will close 7 stitches. It will knit the basic pattern 6 cm more.
After 40 cm from the first row, the remaining stitches are closed.
Back: it will continue with knitting the base pattern. After 40 cm from the first row, stitches are closed.
Left front side: It will knit symmetrical with the right front side. At the same time will achieve 4 lacing, first after 7 cm from the first row, the following 3 at a distance of 11 cm to one another.
The sleeve: On the knitting needles no.3 cast on 31 stitches and knit elastic 1 x 1 (1 knit stitch, 1 purl stitch) – 3 cm. Further it will knit the base model with knitting needles no.4.
In every 6th row will add from both sides by 1 stitch 7 times. Added stitches will be included in the knitting of the base pattern.
After 22 cm knitted from the first row, stitches are closed.
Finishing: It sews details. From the edge of neckline, it cast on the needle 70 stitches and knit elastic 1 x 1 – 2 cm.
Buttons are sewn on the right front side, next to each lacing.