A 'Knitting for Olive' design - PDF Digital or Printed Pattern
Knit from the bottom up, in a combination of back-and-forth and in-the-round knitting, the sleeveless Daisy jumpsuit has a wide ankle-to-ankle diaper opening, and back short-row shaping that allows room for diapers. The back has an opening that fastens at the neck with a crocheted button loop. Lace edgings trim the cuffs. The broad, daisy petal lace collar is knitted separately back and forth, and then attached around the neckline.
Sizes: 3 (6, 12, 24) months
Finished Measurements: length from shoulder to ankle: 50 (55, 63, 68) cm
length of leg from crotch to ankle: 15 (16, 18, 20) cm
chest circumference: 50 (54, 58, 66) cm
Yarn: Knitting for Olive Pure Silk or Merino or CottonMerino or Merino lots of Cashmere 250 m [273 yd] per 50 g [1.8 oz], fingering-weight yarn; 3 (3, 3, 4) balls
Needles: 3 mm circular needle in 80-100 cm cable length for magic loop method, and 40 cm cable length for working in the round & double pointed needles, or size to obtain gauge
Gauge: 28 sts and 38 rows = 10 cm [4"] in st st with 3 mm / US2.5 needles
Notions: stitch markers, waste yarn or stitch holder, tapestry needle, crochet hook, 6 (6, 8, 8) buttons
Note: Daisy lace stitch patterns are written out.