Clover Jumpsuit - English
The clover jumpsuit is knitted from the bottom up. The legs are knitted in Clover pattern, following a chart. It has a pintuck with a drawstring around the waist, which is tied in a bow in the front.
The sleeves are knitted in the round in stocking stitch on double pointed needles. Body and sleeves are joined and the upper part of the romper is knitted using raglan decreases.
The neck is shaped using short rows. In this pattern, the “wrap and turn” technique is used, but you can use the technique you're most comfortable with.
The jumpsuit opens up with buttons on the inside of the legs and has a button closure in the neck.
In this pattern you can choose between two different edges; I-cord edges or moss stitch edges.
Sizes: 3 (6, 9, 12, 18-24) months
Needles: circular needles and double pointed needles sizes 21⁄2 and 3 mm
Gauge: approx. 28 sts x 38 rows = 10x10 cm using 3 mm needles
Yarn: Knitting for Olive’s Merino, Knitting for Olive’s Pure Silk or Knitting for Olive’s Cotton hint of Cashmere (fingering, approx. 500 g / 100 g)
The jumpsuit in the picture above is knitted in Knitting for Olive’s Merino, color Dark Gray
Yarn requirements: 150 (150, 150, 200, 250) g