13DBRW Vest & Cardigan Set
Instructions for a reborn or baby vest set comprising of a button up vest, cardigan, beanie hat and socks. This pattern is based on the original pattern no. 13 which is still available in knitting pattern book 1 with pattern no. 10 and pattern no 12.
This pattern has been revamped so that the beanie hat is slightly taller, and the socks have a modified heel. The vest now comes in 5 sizes so the newborn size has more of a tailored fit, and the smallest sizes are now in 4ply, making it less bulky for the really tiny sizes. There is now a cardigan to match the vests. All rows are now also fully numbered.
To make this set, you will need:
15-16” or 37.5-40cm Height (Approx 2.5-4lb Prem) Size 150g 4ply yarn, 16 buttons, 5 stitch holders, 1 x pr 2.75mm needles making a tension of 30sts and 38 rows to 10cm square over stocking stitch.
16-17” or 40-42.5cm Height (Approx 3-5lb Prem) Size 200g 4ply yarn, 16 buttons, 5 stitch holders, 1 x pr 3.25mm needles making a tensi