Top-Down Knitted Cardigan [FREE Knitting Pattern]

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Complete your princess’ cool weather gear with this Top-Down Knitted Cardigan. This adorable garment will keep your baby warm and toasty during the cold season. As a matter of fact, it’s a great gift idea to give to your daughter or niece on holidays or birthdays.

You can get the pattern for this pretty garb on the LoveCrafts website.

Top-Down Cardigan – A Beautiful Garment

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This free knitting pattern is ideal for Level 4 - Intermediate Level Knitters

Brought to you by talented crafters over at Lovecraft’s comes the Top-Down Knitted Cardigan. This lovely cardigan will be your sweetie’s next favorite garment.

In addition, this is a great project for our intermediate-skilled knitters to work on.

Moreover, this pattern is available in 4 sizes, for 6, 12, 18, and 24 months. The finished chest measures 23, 24, 25.5, and 27.5 inches. That’s approximately 58.5, 61, 65, and 70 cm if you prefer to use the metric system.

Making this pretty garb, you will need a Bernat Softee Baby Solids Yarn, a DK weight yarn. This yarn is spun from amazing 100% acrylic fibers. It is a classic yarn that’s perfect for your hats, garments, blankets, and accessories project.

Furthermore, you will need US size 6 and 5 circular knitting needles. That’s about 4 and 3.75 mm if you prefer to use the metric system.

Plus, a set of four double-pointed knitting needles US size 5. That’s about 3.75 mm if you prefer to use the metric unit.

Finally, you will be using the m1 knitting increase when you make this project. The m1 or make 1 is an invisible increase technique that can either lean to the right or to the left.

If you want to learn how to do the M1 increase, we have illustrated tutorials available for both right-leaning m1 and left-leaning m1.

Download Pattern

Download the FREE knitting pattern for this gorgeous garment here: Top-Down Cardigan Pattern

In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn through this link here: Bernat Softee Baby Solids Yarn

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