Here are my notes to help keep your place while you knit the Baby Surprise Sweater by Elizabeth Zimmermann. No, I'm not posting the pattern here , this will only make sense if you already have the pattern! Please contact Schoolhouse Press if you are interested in ordering the pattern! Note: You need Adobe's free Acrobat Reader software to view this type of file format. Visit Abode's page for info. Used a bout two skeins of Canadiana for one toddler sized worsted weight sweater , g 3.
Baby Surprise Notes
Cable jacket knitting pattern
A blog about sewing, knitting, spinning, weaving, dyeing, and surface design. Post a Comment. Friday, September 25, Adult Surprise Jacket, almost done. I've been knitting a classic Elizabeth Zimmerman pattern called the adult surprise jacket for the last few months. I made a baby surprise jacket known on the internet as BSJ years ago for my nephew, but I had sort of forgotten how strange and ingenious the design is. EZ somehow figured out how to make a jacket in one piece out of garter stitch. The shaping relies on strategically placed decreases and increases.
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Hi, I cannot open the pdf for calculator. It's not a pdf. It's an Excel spreadsheet.
I love knitting items for children because they are fairly quick knits, use a reasonable amount of yarn, and tend to get worn A LOT because parents always think kids need another layer of warmth. One she embellished with simple flowers, while the other she chose a two-colour combination that is eternally cheerful. She sewed on the pale yellow buttons in summer and two-and-a-half years later, her niece was still able to wear it!