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Free Baby Dress Pattern

Free knitting pattern for this sweet little babies cross over dress


Baby Dress Pattern, please feel free to use this free knitting pattern and whilst we hope it works out well for you the Knitting Wool Store disclaims all  responsibility.

Materials-
Karma 100% Cotton
3 x 50g balls shade A
1 x 50g balls in contrast colours B,C,D and E
colours in illustration, A pink blush, B Fuchsia, C Apple Green, D Lavender, E Sunshine Yellow
1 pair 3mm and 3.75 mm.

Measurements-
To fit chest 44( 48,52.5) cm.
Length to shoulder 28.5(31.5,34.5) cm.

Tension 25 x 32 rows to 10cm sq. worked in st.st. on 3.75 needles.

Back-
Using 3mm needles and B cast on 95 (99,103) sts.
Work 2 rows K.
Change to 3.75mm needles, cut of B and join in A.
Work in pattern as follows:
Rows 1 -6,work in st.st.
Row 7,K9(3,5) * skpo,yf,K9,rep from * to last 6(8,10)sts,skpo,yf,K4(6,8)
Row 8, P to end
Rows 9-14, work in st. st.
Row 15,K7(9,11), * skpo,yf,K9 rep from* to last 11,(13,15) sts.,skpo,yf,K9(11,13)
Row 16, P to end.
These 16 rows form the pattern.
Continue in patt. until work measures 16.5cm(18.5,20.5)cm from cast on edge ending with a WS row.
Change to 3mm needles
Rib Row 1, K1,*P1,K1, rep. from * to end.
Rib Row 2, P1,*K1,P1, rep. from * to end.
Repeat these 2 rows once more then work rib row 1 again, ending with a RS row.
Dec.Row, rib 2(7,11), work 2tog.*rib1,[work2tog]twice, rep from * to last 1(5,10) sts. rib to end. 59(65,71) sts.
Change to 3.75mm needles.
Beg. with K row, work 2(4,6) rows st.st.
Shape Armholes.
Cast off 6 sts. at beg. of next 2 rows. 47(53,59)sts.
Dec. 1st. at each end of next row. 45(51,57)sts.
P1 row.
Join on and cut off colours as required.
Carrying yarn not in use loosely across WS of work, work in patt. s follows:
Row 1,* K1C,1A,1c,3a, rep from * to last 3 sts, 1C,1A,1C.
Row 2,P1A,*1B,5A, rep from* to last 2sts. 1B,1A.
Row 3,K1A,1Bm*5A,1B,rep. from* to yo last stitch, 1A.
Row 4,*P1C,1A,1C,3A, rep from * to last 3 sts.1C,1A,1C.
Rows 5-8, Beg. wth K row work 4 rows st.sts. in A.
Row 9,*1c,1A,1C, rep from * to last 3 sts. 3A.
Row 10, P4A, *1D,5A,rep from * to last 5sts.1D,4A.
Row 11, K4A,1D,*5A,1D, rep from * to last 4sts.4A.
Row 12,*P3A,1C,1A,1C, rep from* to last 3sts. 3A.
Row 13 to 16, Beg. with a K row work 4 rows st.st.
Row 17, As row 1.
Row 18,P1A,*1E,5a, rep. from * to last 2 sts. 1E,1A.
Row 19,K1A,1E,*5A,1E, rep. from * to last st. 1A.
Row 20, as row 4.
Rows, 21-24, be. with K row work 4 rows st.st. in A.
Row 25,as row 9.
Row 26,P4A,*1B,5A, rep from* to last 5 sts, 1B,4A.
Row 27,K4A,1B,*5A.1B, rep from * to last 4sts.4A.
Row 28, as row 12.
Rows 29-30 beg. with a K row work 2 rows in st.st. cast off.

Right Front-
+Using 3mm needles and B cast on 66(68,70) sts.
Work 2 rows K.
Change to 3.75mm needles, cut off B, join in A and work in pattern as follows:-
Rows 1 -6,work in st.st.
Row 7,K5* skpo,yf,K9,rep from * to last 6(8,10)sts,skpo,yf,K4(6,8)
Row 8, P to end
Rows 9-14, work in st. st.
Row 15,K11, * skpo,yf,K9 rep from* to last 11,(13,15) sts.,skpo,yf,K9(11,13)
Row 16, P to end.
Continue in patt. until work measures 16.5cm(18.5,20.5)cm from cast on edge ending with a WS row.
Change to 3mm needles
Rib Row 1, K1,*P1,K1, rep. from * to end.
Rib Row 2, P1,*K1,P1, rep. from * to end.
Repeat these 2 rows once more then work rib row 1 again, ending with a RS row.
Dec. Row Rib 6(8,11),* work 2 tog,rib1,,rep from* to last 6(9,11) sts, rib to end.48(51,54)sts.
Change to 3.75mm needles +
Beg. with K row, work 1(3,5) rows st.st.
Shape Armholes.
Cast off 6 sts. at beg. of next row, 42(45,48)sts.
Dec. 1st. at beg. of foll alt  row. 41(44,47)sts.
P1 row.
Join on and cut off colours as required.
Carrying yarn not in use loosely across WS of work, work in patt. as follows:
Row 1,K2A,*1C,1A.1C,3A,rep. from * to last 3 sts.1C,1A,1C, then for 2nd.size only K3A
Row 2,P1(4,1)A, *1B,5A, rep from* to last 4sts. 1B,3A.
Row 3, With A k2tog, then K1A,1B,*5A,1B,rep. from * to last 1(4,1)sts,1(4,1)A.
Row 4, For 2nd. size only P3A then for all sizes *P1C,1A,1C,3A, rep from * to last 4 sts.1C,1A,with A P2tog.
Rows 5-8 decreasing 1 st. at neck edge on every row and beg. with a K row, work 4 rows sts.st.
Row 9, With 1 K2tog.* K3A,1C,1A,1C,rep from * to last 3(6,3)sts. 3A then for 2nd size only K1C,1A,1C.
Row 10,For 2nd. size only P1A,1D then for all sizes,P4(5,4)A *1D,5A,rep from * to last 6sts,1D,3A with A P2tog.
Row 11, With A K2 tog,K2A,*1D,5a, rep from * to last 5(8,5) sts.1D 4(5,4)A, then for 2nd. size only K1D,1A.
Row 12, For 2nd. size only P1c,1A,1C, then for all sizes *p3A,1C,1A,1C,rep from * to last 2sts. with A P2tog.
Rows 13-16, As rows 5-8.27(30,33)sts.
Continuing in pattern as set for back, dec 1t. at neck edge on every row until 12(15,18) sts. remain, ending with WS row, cast off.

Left Front-
Work as given for front right from + to +.
Beg. with a K row work 2(4,6) rows st.st.
Cst off 6 sts. at beg. of next row,42(45,48) sts.
Dec. 1st.at beg.of foll.alt.row.
P1 row.
Join on and cut off colours as required.
Carrying yarn not in use loosely across WS of work, work in patt. as follows:
Row 1,For 2nd size onlyK3A, then for all sizes *k1C,1A,1C,3A, rep from * to last 5 sts.1C,1A,1C,3A.
Row 2, P4A,*1B,5A,rep from* to last  2(5,2) sts.
Row 3,K1(4,1)A,1B,*5A,1B, rep from * to last 3 sts.1A with A K2tog.
Row 4, With A P2tog.then P1A,*1C,3A,1C,1A, rep from * to last 1(4,1) sts.1C, then for 2nd. size only P3A.
Rows 5-8 decreasing 1 st. at neck edge on every row and beg. with a K row, work 4 rows sts.st.
Row 9,For 2nd. size only K1C,1A,1C, then for all sizes K3A,* 1C,1A,1C,3A, rep from * to last 2 sts. with A k2tog.
Row 10,With A P2tog.then P3A,* 1D,5A, rep from * to last 5(2,5) sts.1D,4(1,4)A.
Row 11,K1(4,1)A*1D,5A,rep from * to last 6sts.1D,3A, with A K2tog.
Row 12,With A P2tog.1C,1A,* 1C,3A,1C,1A,rep from to last 4(1,4)sts 1C then for 1st and 3rd. sizes only 3A.
Rows 13-16, as rows 5-8.
Continuing in pattern as set for back, dec 1t. at neck edge on every row until 12(15,18) sts. remain, ending with WS row, cast off.

Sleeves-
Join shoulder seams.
With RS facing, using 3,75 needles and A pick and knit 70 sts. around armhole edge.
Work 11 rows K1,P1 rib.
Change to 3mm needles.
Cut off A join in B.
K1 row, cast off knit wise.

Front Edging-
With Rs facing and using 3mm needles and B pick up and K 69(75,81) sts. evenly up rt. front,20 sts. along back neck and 69(75,81) sts. down left front 158(170,182) sts.
Work to rows K, cast off.


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