Babies 12ply cable sweater - PDF knitting pattern - Jesse
This gorgeous cable sweater features a plaited cable up the centre front, back and sleeves. The back and front also have two traditional cables. The sweater has a round neck, set-in sleeves and buttons at the shoulder making it easy to get on and off. It is photographed in size 0 months.
Pattern sizes: 0 (3-6-12) months.
To fit chest: 35 (40-45-50) cm [13¾ (15¾-17¾-19¾) ins]. Actual measurement: 41 (46-52-58) cm [16 (18-20½-23) ins]. Length: 21 (24-28-32) cm [8¼ (9½-11-12½) ins].
Yarn required: 2 (2-2-3) balls Panda Magnum 12ply, 100g balls@185m.
Needles required: A pair of 5.50mm (UK 5, US 9) knitting needles. Wool needle for sewing up.
Other requirements: A cable needle, 2 stitch holders; 2 buttons.
Tension: 17 sts and 23 rows to 10cm [4 ins] over stocking st, using 5.50mm needles.
Pattern rating: Easy.
Please note that this pattern is protected by copyright and you do not have permission to copy or resell this pattern. You may, however, sell the knitted product.
- PDF knitting pattern
- Baby 12ply cable sweater
- Sizes 0 to 12 months
- Easy pattern rating
Materials you need at home:
- Yarn required 2 (2-2-3) balls Panda Magnum 12ply, 100g balls@185m.
- Needles required A pair of 5.50mm (UK 5, US 9) knitting needles.
- Wool needle for sewing up.
- A cable needle
- 2 stitch holders
- 2 buttons.
I have been addicted to knitting for over 35 years (I started very young!) and I love being able to take a ball of yarn and a pair of needles and make something gorgeous and individual yet practical.
As a child I designed and knitted clothes for my toy elephants (elephants are my other obsession), during high school I knitted baby clothes and sold them at local craft markets then during my university days I knitted for a local yarn shop. While knitting was my passion, at that stage I never thought of making it my career.
After spending 10 years in the medical profession I came across a job ad for a knitting pattern design writer and suddenly I realised it was possible to combine my passion with my work. I was lucky enough to get that job and I have been working as a pattern writer, pattern designer and proofreader ever since.
As well as creating my own designs, I continue to work for yarn companies in Australia and overseas.
Along with my love of knitting, I hold Diplomas in both Comprehensive Writing and Professional Book Editing, Proofreading and Publishing.
I love what I do and I hope you will enjoy knitting my patterns as much as I have enjoyed creating them.