knit waldorf doll sweater

Cute Waldorf Doll Sweater Pattern

In Whimsy by Nadine

For my second blog post, I thought I would give a freebie!
Here is the pattern I use to knit the little bolero sweaters that my dolls wear.
It knits up relatively fast and is knit all in one piece from the top down.
caption

Let me know how you go with this cute bolero :)

5mm needles and worsted weight yarn

kfb: knit into the front and back of the stitch
cast on 40 stitches
knit 4 rows
knit to the 3rd to last stitch, yarn over, k2tog, k1 (button hole created)
knit 4, kfb, kfb, k8, kfb, kfb, k8, kfb, kfb, k8, kfb, kfb, k4
K2, purl to last 2 sts, K2
knit 5, kfb, kfb, k10, kfb, kfb, k10, kfb, kfb, k10, kfb, kfb, k5
K2, purl to last 2 sts, K2
knit 6, kfb, kfb, k12, kfb, kfb, k12, kfb, kfb, k12, kfb, kfb, k6
K2, purl to last 2 sts, K2
knit 7, kfb, kfb, k14, kfb, kfb, k14, kfb, kfb, k14, kfb, kfb, k7
K2, purl to last 2 sts, K2
knit 8, kfb, kfb, k16, kfb, kfb, k16, kfb, kfb, k16, kfb, kfb, k8
K2, purl to last 2 sts, K2
knit 9, kfb, kfb, k18, kfb, kfb, k18, kfb, kfb, k18, kfb, kfb, k9
K2, purl to last 2 sts, K2
knit 10, cast off 20 st, k 20, cast off 20 st, k 10
K2, purl 8, cast on 3 st, p 20 on needle, cast on 3 st, p 8, K2
knit
K2, purl to last 2 sts, K2
knit 3 rows
cast off knit wise
Happy knitting!

 

NadineCute Waldorf Doll Sweater Pattern