- Publisher: Midnightsky Fibers
- Available in: PDF. You will get a link to download the knitting pattern after checking out and can add the pattern to your Ravelry library.
Short Sleeves with Seed Stitch Details and Button Closures
This kimono top is a captivating take on the classic kimono! The simple lines and seed stitch details make this sure to be a favorite pattern for gift knitting- 3 month size knits up in a weekend!
Knit top down with raglan sleeves, this cute but easy kimono style top knits up quickly in both solid and multi color yarns. Seed stitch details add a delicate touch to the hems. Sizes 3 to 24 months. The short sleeves are perfect for spring and summer, or pair with leggings and a long sleeve shirt in the winter. The kimono is designed to be loose fitting and comfortable to wear, and is fast enough to knit for a quick baby gift. With just two buttons the top is easy to put on- no fussing with zippers, ties, or lots of buttons.
Sky Baby Kimono Pattern Preview
Intermediate- Increase, work in the round
Size 3 (6, 12, 18, 24) months
Actual chest size 16 (17, 18, 19, 20) inches/ 41 (43, 46, 48, 51) cm
Finished Chest Size: 17 (18, 20, 22, 23) inches/ 43 (47, 52, 57, 58) cm around (1-3 inches of ease)
Length: 8.75 (9.25, 10.25, 11.5, 12.25)”/ 22 (23.5, 26, 29, 31) cm from shoulder to hem
See schematic at end of pattern for more sizing info. Shown in size 3 months.
280 (360, 450, 550, 600) yards/ 256 (330, 411, 503, 549) meters DK weight yarn
-US #4/3.5 mm circular needle, or size to get gauge
– US #4/3.5 mm double pointed needles (dpn’s), or size to get gauge
-Needle and matching thread (to sew on buttons)
-Buttons-1/2 inch- 2
-Stitch markers (6)
-Stitch holder or waste yarn (2)
6 st and 8 rows per inch in stockinette stitch.