Another baby knit for a weeny newborn

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Just showing and telling ..

I loved making this for the newborn in my extended family. It’s the third time I’ve used this pattern, Sirdar 1817.

It’s still a little big and might be for a while. Look at those rolled up sleeves – her hands are in there somewhere! And the bootees I made too – I knew they’d have growing room …

I love an easy knit sometimes. Do you have favourite baby patterns you’ve made several times?

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7 thoughts on “Another baby knit for a weeny newborn

    ReginaMary said:
    February 5, 2019 at 2:43 pm

    Oh, my goodness! How cute is that??? I would make that sweater for every baby I know. Heck, I would even have another baby just to knit one!!

      tinaor responded:
      February 6, 2019 at 4:04 pm

      Thank you ReginaMary – lovely thought!

    quiteayarnblog said:
    February 6, 2019 at 7:26 am

    So cute! She will get some good use out of those 🙂

      tinaor responded:
      February 6, 2019 at 4:17 pm

      I hope so. I saw the baby’s grandad this week and he genuinely said they were well appreciated – which is lovely for me as you never know if handmade gifts are really loved by all the recipients! It has stopped me giving in the past

    nanacathy2 said:
    February 10, 2019 at 8:18 pm

    So cute. I love Sirdar patterns too.

    tialys said:
    February 11, 2019 at 10:29 am

    Bless her – she looks just like a baby doll.
    I know what you mean about handmade gifts being appreciated. I only ever make for people now – unasked – if I am sure they will be.

      tinaor responded:
      February 11, 2019 at 1:49 pm

      She does, I know, but she is already growing and looking less so. It’s not worth wasting your valuable time if you have an inkling the gift won’t be appreciated, a lesson learned a while ago when someone said to me in a very sarcastic voice ‘oh, lovely, anotherrrr handmade card’.

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