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Monday, 2 November 2015

Stripy Baby's Cardigan and matching hat


 Hi,
What horrible weather we have at the moment,  its been foggy for a couple of days and it looks like its coming in again tonight,  with rain tomorrow.
I thought we might like to see my latest knitting,  a stripy baby's cardigan and matching hat,   I knitted this in double knitting wool,   knitting all the way around until the sleeves as the wool forms the strips, so no need for a pattern and it saved trying to match up the seams.   The sleeves were knitted and joined at the armholes,  then it was knitted as a whole to the neck.
I did a white rib at the bottom, the cuffs, the border and also around the base of the hat.

Until we meet again take care
                  Hugs
              Margaret

13 comments:

  1. Very sweet set for a wee one.

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  2. Margaret you are always busy with so many things, a true crafter I feel....This is simply gorgeous...xx

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  3. Oh this is very cute, I love the white ribbing, really sets of the outfit

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  4. So cute! Isn't self-striping yarn wonderful?

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  5. Margaret this is so pretty, I love those rainbow colours. Beautifully knitted. Michelle x

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  6. I love the pastel colours, just right to fit any little one and they look so warm and snuggly
    Tilly

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  7. Awesome!!! Love the colors!!! : )

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  8. I just love this set! I'm amazed you didn't use a pattern, but I know you're an expert knitter, along with your other talents at card making and, of course, tattingI
    The white yarn is the perfect touch!

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  9. Hi Margaret. These are beautiful - as is all the things you have been showing us. Apols for my tardiness in visiting but have been a bit reoccupied. Will try and do better.
    Hugs
    Carol
    xx

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  10. Hi Margaret. Those baby clothes are lovely just love the colours!

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  11. Ah Margaret, what a beautiful matching set the colours are lovely
    Kevin xx

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