American Girl Doll 4th of July Jumper

American Girl Doll 4th of July Jumper
Difficulty level: ** Easy

Free Doll Jumper Knitting Pattern

Materials: Sinfonia by Omega sport weight yarn (100% cotton), 218 yards (199 meters) / 100 gr, color Deep Blue - 0.25 skein
Sinfonia by Omega sport weight yarn (100% cotton), 218 yards (199 meters) / 100 gr, color White - 0.25 skein
Small amount of red yarn
Blue, white and red star buttons 9mm diameter

Needles: circular or dpn US #2 (2.75mm)

Gauge for stockinette stitch: 24 st x 32 rows = 4" x 4" (10 cm x 10 cm)

Pattern Notes

Stockinette stitch in rounds: all rounds knit

Stockinette Stitch in rows:
1st row and all odd rows - knit sts
2nd row and all even rows - purl sts

Garter stitch in rounds:
1st round and all odd rounds - knit sts
2nd round and all even rounds - purl sts


Abbreviations

kfr&b - knit front and back (increase)

Jumper

The jumper is worked top down, in the round, the shoulder straps are worked separately and attached to the jumper with buttons.

With blue yarn co 60 sts, join and continue to work in rounds.
Round 1: knit.
Round 2: *k2tog, yo - rep to the end of the round.
Rounds 3-16: knit.
Round 17 with white yarn: *k1, kfr&b - rep to the end of the round. Now 90 sts
Rounds 18-37: knit with white yarn
Rounds 38-39: knit with red yarn
Rounds 40-41: knit with white yarn
Rounds 42- 46: garter sts with blue yarn
Bind off.
The length of the jumper is 6".

Shoulder Straps

With blue yarn, co 30 sts. Work in stockinette 8 rows. Bind off.

Finishing

Sew buttons to the ends of the shoulder straps. Button them to the eyelets at the upper edge of the jumper.

Enjoy!