Baby Branches is the perfect coat for your little one. This long, hooded sweater-coat features a tree motif on the back that is only visible when the hood is up. Baby Branches is knit in pieces from the bottom up and seamed together at the end. With Purl stitches defining the upper jacket, the knitted branches stand out beautifully. Available in 9 sizes, 6MO-12YR
Gift Set comes with the book, Baby Botanicals as well as selected yarn. At Yarn Loop, we believe that you should always get yarn with your new pattern book!
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Cascade 220 Sport by Cascade Yarns (100% Wool; 100g/164yds): 3 (4, 5, 6) (6, 7, 8, 9) Skeins. Use colorway Silver Grey to match images. PRE-ORDER now available in any color. Please contact us prior to ordering for color availability and shipping timeframe. Please allow at least 7 business days for shipping to your location.
DESIGNER RECOMMENDED YARN: Felted Tweed DK by Rowan (50% Merino Wool / 25% Alpaca / 25% Viscose; 50g/191yds): 3 (4, 4, 5) (6, 6, 7, 8) Skeins. Use colorway Clay to match images. Felted Tweed is a blend of merino wool, alpaca and viscose and knits to a DK weight. The yarn has a beautiful tweed effect perfect for fair-isle, stripes and other color work with a rustic color palette. PRE-ORDER now available in any color. Please contact us prior to ordering for color availability and shipping timeframe because this yarn is imported from Europe. Please allow at least 5 business days for shipping to your location.
ALTERNATE YARN: Arroyo by Malabrigo (100% Superwash Merino Wool; 100g/335yds): 2 (2, 3, 3) (3, 4, 4, 5) Skeins. Arroyo is the softest choice, 100% easy care Merino Wool. In beautiful kettly-dyed colors, you will have slight varigations in the colorway to add depth and beauty to the finished piece.
ALTERNATE YARN: Heritage 150 by Cascade yarns (75% Superwash Merino Wool / 25% Nylon; 150g/492yds): 1 (2, 2, 2) (2, 3, 3, 3) Skeins. These big skeins are a favorite among knitters due to their durability and easy care. Each skein is a solid color without variation.
NEEDLES: Size US 3 / 3.25mm 24" circular needle & Double Points for 3 needle bind-off, or size needed to obtain gauge
OTHER TOOLS: Stitch Markers, Stitch Holders, Cable Needle, Tapestry Needle, 3buttons measuring .5", sewing needle & thread
SKILL LEVEL: Intermediate
GAUGE: 24 stitches & 32 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette St
SIZE: 6MO (12MO/18MO, 2, 4) (6, 8, 10, 12)
FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Chest-20.75 (22-23.25, 25.25, 27.25) (29.25, 30.75, 32, 34)", Length- 13.75 (14.5-15.25, 16, 17) (18.75, 24.25, 23.25, 24.75)"
YARDAGE: 475 (600-650, 725, 850) (975, 1125, 1300, 1450) yds
Images courtesy of Alana Dakos & Carlee Tatum