Bernat® Dippity Dots™ Baby Sack and Cap

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by Bernat® Design Team

Bernat® Dippity Dots™ Baby Sack and Cap

Any baby will feel warm and cozy from head to toe with this sack and cap that's made using Bernat® Dippity Dots™ yarn.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use 20 sts and 26 rows = 4 inch [10 cm] in stocking stitch to create a sack that is approximately 20 inch around x 24 inch long. Use 20 sts and 26 rows = 4 inch [10 cm] in stocking stitch to create a cap that will fit a newborn to three-month-old baby.
  • 2
    For the sack, **cast on 8 sts. Divide among 3 needles (2, 3, 3). Join in rnd, placing marker on first st.
  • 3
    1st and alt rnds: Knit. 2nd rnd: *Inc1 in next st. Rep from * around. 16 sts. 4th rnd: *K1. Inc1 in next st. Rep from * around. 24 sts. 6th rnd: *K2. Inc1 in next st. Rep from * around. 32 sts. 8th rnd: *K3. Inc1 in next st. Rep from * around. 40 sts. 10th rnd: *K4. Inc1 in next st. Rep from * around. 48 sts. 12th rnd: *K5. Inc1 in next st. Rep from * around. 56 sts**. Cont in same manner, inc 8 sts on next and every following alt rnd to 96 sts, changing to circular needle when necessary.
  • 4
    ***Place marker on last rnd.
  • 5
    Working even in rnds, cont as follows: 1st and 2nd rnds: Purl. 3rd rnd: *yo. K2tog. Rep from * around. 4th and 5th rnds: Purl. 6th to 12th rnds: Knit.*** Rep last 12 rnds until work from marked rnd measures approx 22 inch [56 cm], ending on a knit rnd. Next rnd: Purl. Next rnd: Knit. Rep last 2 rnds twice more. Cast off loosely.
  • 6
    For the cap, Work from ** to ** as given for sack. Work from *** to *** as given for sack. Rep last 12 rnds until work from marked rnd measures approx 4 inch [10 cm], ending on a knit rnd.
  • 7
    Next rnd: Purl. Next rnd: Knit. Rep last 2 rnds twice more. Cast off loosely.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2+ hours

Project Supplies

  • Bernat® Dippity Dots™ Lavender 104770195 (3)
  • Knitting Needles Double-Pointed U.S. 7/4.5 mm 5 pc. or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
  • Circular Knitting Needle U.S. 7/4.5 mm or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
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