Little Coffee Bean

Little Coffee Bean free knitting pattern by Elizabeth SmithAn easy and cute short-sleeved or long-sleeved baby cardigan designed in 3 sizes: 3 (6 , 12) months. Completely seamless and using worsted-weight yarn, it’s a great “go-to” pattern when you need a baby present.

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Sizing:
  • Sizes: 3 (6, 12) months
  • Finished Chest Circumference: 19.5 (21.5, 22.25)” / 49.5 (54.5, 56.5) cm
Gauge:
  • 4.5 sts & 6 rws = 1″ in St st
Yarn:
  • 215 yds worsted weight yarn of each color (430 yds total), shown in Vintage by Berroco (50% Acrylic, 40% Wool, 10% Nylon; 100 g=217 yds), 1 skein of each color. Note: for 12 mo size, I recommend getting 1 extra skein of main color just to be safe.
Needles and other supplies:
  • 24″ / 61 cm circular knitting needles & DPNs in size US 8 / 5 mm or size needed to obtain gauge
  • 24″ / 61 cm circular knitting needles & DPNs in size US 7 / 4.5 mm or 1 needle size smaller than used to obtain gauge
  • 4 stitch markers
  • 2 pieces of scrap yarn, around 20″ / 51 cm in length
  • Tapestry needle or crochet hook to weave in ends
  • 5 buttons, 3/4″-7/8″

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