Free Doll Jumper Knitting Pattern
Skills Required/Techniques Used:
-Knit & purl, cast on & bind off
-Increasing: knit front and back (kfr&b), yarn over (yo)
-Decreasing: knit 2 together (k2tog), slip-slip-knit (ssk)
-Working in the round on double pointed needles or on circular needles using "magic loop" technique.
Materials: Sinfonia by Omega (affiliate link) sport weight yarn (100% cotton), 218 yards (199 meters) / 100 gr, color Deep Blue - 0.25 skein
Sinfonia by Omega (affiliate link) sport weight yarn (100% cotton), 218 yards (199 meters) / 100 gr, color White - 0.25 skein
Small amount of red yarn
Notions: yarn needle, blue, white and red star buttons 9mm diameter, sewing needle and thread to attach the buttons
Needles: circular or dpn US #2 (2.75mm) OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE
Gauge for stockinette stitch: 24 st x 32 rows = 4" x 4" (10 cm x 10 cm)
Stockinette stitch in rounds: all rounds knit
Stockinette Stitch in rows:
Row 1 (RS and all RS rows) - knit
Row 2 (WS and all WS rows) - purl
Repeat 2 rows.
Garter stitch in rounds:
Round 1 and all odd rounds - knit
Round 2 and all even rounds - purl
k - knit
p - purl
kfr&b - knit front and back (increase)
yo - yarn over
k2tog - knit 2 together
st, sts - stitch, stitches
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 cast on 60 sts, join and continue to work in rounds, take care not to twist the sts.
Round 1: knit.
Round 2 (eyelet round): *k2tog, yo - repeat from * to the end of the round.
Rounds 3-16: knit.
Round 17 (increase round) with white yarn: *k1, kfr&b - repeat from * to the end of the round. = 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: work garter stitch with blue yarn. Knit rounds 42, 44, 46. Purl rounds 43, 45.
The length of the jumper is 6".
With blue yarn, co 30 sts. Work in stockinette 6-8 rows. Bind off.
Weve in all yarn ends. Sew buttons to the ends of the shoulder straps. Button them through the eyelets at the upper edge of the jumper.