Knitting the Step pattern Baby Vest: A Simple and Adorable Design
Are you looking for a new knitting project that's easy and quick to make, yet still looks impressive? Look no further than the step pattern baby vest! This adorable design features a simple stitch pattern that creates a unique, textured look. Plus, it's the perfect way to keep your little one warm and stylish.
Size 8 (5mm) knitting needles
Medium weight yarn in the color of your choice (approximately 200-250 yards)
Cast on 64 stitches.
Row 1: Knit all stitches.
Row 2: Purl all stitches.
Rows 3-6: Repeat rows 1-2 twice.
Row 7: Knit 1, *knit 3, purl 1, knit 3, purl 1, knit 3, purl 1, knit 1; repeat from * to end of row.
Row 8: Purl 1, *purl 3, knit 1, purl 3, knit 1, purl 3, knit 1, purl 1; repeat from * to end of row.
Repeat rows 7-8 until the piece measures approximately 9 inches from the cast on edge.
Next row: Knit 12, bind off 10 stitches, knit 20, bind off 10 stitches, knit to end of row.
Next row: Purl 12, cast on 10 stitches, purl 20, cast on 10 stitches, purl to end of row.
Repeat rows 7-8 until the piece measures approximately 15 inches from the cast on edge.
Repeat rows 1-2.
Bind off all stitches.
Weave in all ends using a yarn needle.
Sew on buttons (optional).
The step pattern baby vest is a fun and easy knitting project that's perfect for any skill level. Whether you're an experienced knitter looking for a quick and satisfying project or a beginner wanting to try a new stitch pattern, this vest is sure to impress. Plus, with its adorable design, it makes a great gift for any baby in your life.