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April 10, 2005

baby cardigan for my dear friend elisa

dear elisa,

i hope you are reading this from the other side of the ocean... and yes! i have finally finished the baby cardigan i had promised and before i'm sending it to you, i must show it off here at whispering pine.

i hope it will keep your new son looking dashing in this coming winter, and please know that our love and best wishes are stithed and woven in this cardigan. i hope to one day meet this boy of yours.


seed and cable stitch cardigan. 100% peruvian wool in oatmeal. US8.

knit project: debbie bliss's the baby knits book - seed and cable stitch cardigan
difficulty (1-5): 3
size: 12 mo
yarn: elann's peruvian wool in oatmealpaton's classic merino in olive
knitting specs: US 8 dpn & cir.

collage.jpg we all love the details... hand stitched buttons, split hem line, little pockets and seed stitch collar!

Comments

Wow, that is darling! I love it. The many different stitches and elements it incorporates make it particularly cool. Would you mind telling me where you got the pattern? I am always looking for cute but not cloying baby patterns.

That's beautiful!

thanks!! the pattern is from debbie bliss's book called The Baby Knits Book. i like many patterns in it, but since it is an older book, the yarn "wool cotton" used in the book is now discontinued. however, you can used other debbie bliss's yarn.

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