Design No 6117
Baby Cardigan with Shawl Collar and matching hat. Designed for babies from birth to two years old. Knitted in Baby Cashmere Merino Silk 4 Ply, a fine and luxurious machine washable yarn that’s perfect for extra special baby knits you don’t need to save for special occasions.
You will also need: 1 Pair of 3.25mm (UK10 – US3) Knitting Needles and 1 Pair of 2.75mm (UK12 – US2) Knitting Needles. 8 [8:9:9] Buttons for Cardigan and 2 Buttons for Hat.
About This Yarn
This Baby Cashmere Merino Silk 4 Ply yarn is spun from a luxurious blend of 75% extra fine merino wool, 20% silk and 5% Himalayan cashmere, this delicate and soft yarn is kind to sensitive skin, and machine washable on a wool cycle, making it ideal for babies. Made in Italy, this gorgeous yarn creates wonderfully textured knits, and the soft pastel palette makes it easy to combine shades for the perfect mix.
What’s it like to work with?
Incredibly soft, this gentle baby yarn is hard to put down. Such a luxurious blend of fibres lends this 4-ply yarn beautifully to soft textured stitches in knit or crochet.
What is it best for?
This yarn is perfect for both hand knits and crochet garments for tiny babies and for the most exquisite baby blankets.