Free Knitting Pattern for Standout Stripes Cardigan for Babies and Children
Little Baby Sweater
Short-sleeved baby cardigan in striped garter stitch. Designed for 4 colors, it could be knit with more or fewer, making it a great stashbuster! Sizes Newborn-6 months. Designed by Purl Soho. Fingering weight yarn. Pictured projects by designer and Elle1980
Standout Stripes Cardigan
Long-sleeved sweater with colorful strips that make it a great stashbuster! Sizes 12 months, 18 months, 2-3 years, 3-4 years. Designed by Lion Brand Yarn. Aran weight yarn.
Caterpillar Learning Toy
Babies can learn colors and counting to ten with this colorful cuddly caterpillar. Made from small amounts of yarn, this toy is not only educational but is also great use for leftover stash yarn! Rated easy by Ravelrers. Designed by Ann Franklin. DK weight yarn.
Strimma Tunic or Dress
Striped long pullover sweater knit from the top down. Great way to use up stash and scrap yarn to make the stripes as many different colors as you want. Sizes Newborn/3m, 6m, 12m, 2y, 4y, 6y, 8y, 10y. Worsted weight yarn. Designed by Yarn-Madness. Pictured projects by kaniger and just-me
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Sweet Remnants Baby Blanket
Baby blanket knit on the diagonal with garter stitch stripes and finished with a knit lace border. Great use for leftover yarn! Easily customized to any size. Designed by Pernille Skau Nørgaard. Available in English and Danish.
Baby Rainbow Hat
Only a handful of yards of each color are needed for this easy Fair Isle baby hat. Great use for scrap yarn! DK weight yarn. Designed by Tanis Gray.
Bundle of Joy Baby Blanket
Easy garter stitch baby blanket of colorful stripes. Great use for leftover yarn! DK weight yarn. Designed by Judith Thiery. Available in English and German.
Scrap Sweater for the Small Ones
Pullover with fastening at shoulder for easy dressing and your option of hourglass or heart pattern. Knitted seamless and top down. The perfect sweater to use up some of the yarn scraps we all have in our stash! Sizes: Newborn, 3m, 6m, 12m, 2y, 4y, 6y, 8y. DK weight yarn. Designed by Yarn-Madness. Pictured projects by Hanrahan and designer.
Elephant Baby Mat
Elephant shaped mat created from strips of different colored squares that are seamed and sewn to batting for a patchwork effect. Great use for scrap yarn! 24 inches x 28 inches. DK weight yarn. Designed by Linda Moorhouse.