How to Knit Hackberry Model 2 Year Old Baby vest - A Step-by-Step Guide
As a parent or grandparent, you know how important it is to keep your little one warm and cozy, especially during the colder months. Knitting
a baby vest
is a great way to ensure that your child stays comfortable and stylish, and the hackberry model
is a beautiful and timeless design that is perfect for any occasion.
What You Will Need
- Worsted weight yarn in the color of your choice
- Circular knitting needles in size US 6 (4.0mm)
- Stitch markers
- Tapestry needle
Follow these easy steps to create a hackberry model baby vest
for your 2-year-old:
Using the long-tail cast-on method, cast on 70 stitches onto your circular knitting needles.
Row 1: *K2, P2; repeat from * until the end of the row.
Repeat Row 1 for a total of 4 rows.
Switch to stockinette stitch (knit on the right side, purl on the wrong side) and continue knitting until the piece measures 6 inches from the cast-on edge.
Place markers at the 15th and 55th stitches.Row 1:
Knit until the first marker, slip marker, bind off 6 stitches, knit until the second marker, slip marker, bind off 6 stitches, knit until the end of the row.Row 2:
Purl all stitches until the first marker, slip marker, cast on 6 stitches, purl until the second marker, slip marker, cast on 6 stitches, purl until the end of the row.Continue in stockinette stitch until the piece measures 10 inches from the cast-on edge.
Knit until the first marker, slip marker, knit until the second marker, slip marker, knit until the end of the row.Row 2:
Purl all stitches.Repeat Rows 1 and 2 until the neckline measures 2 inches from the armhole bind-offs.
Bind off all stitches in pattern. Weave in any loose ends and block the vest to the desired dimensions.Your hackberry model baby vest
is now complete and ready for your little one to wear!