Free Baby Cardigan Sweater Knitting Pattern Tutorial with Pull Over Sweater and Diaper Cover

In addition to the free baby cardigan sweater knitting pattern tutorial for a baby boy (or girl) on this page, there is also a pattern for a boat neck, pullover sweater and a knit diaper cover in a nautical theme. 

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The pullover sweater features buttons on the shoulders (that would be perfect in white or shiny brass) and a sailboat stitched in cross stitch embroidery as you can see in the photograph.

The soaker or diaper cover has knitted ribbing around the leg opening and elastic around the waist.

Free Baby Cardigan Sweater Knitting Pattern

Collection of newborn baby cocoon hat and other infant knitting patterns for mom to knit during pregnancy.
Go here to see this amazing collection of simple, easy to make sweaters, hats, mittens and blankets that the mom-to-be can quickly knit during her pregnancy. Imagine baby's closet and dresser filled with layers of neatly folded handmade garments and accessories made with so much love from the softest of yarns.

Free baby slipover sweater knitting pattern tutorial for a boy with sailboat embroidery.

Size 6 months to one (1) year

Yarn 5 (5) one ounce balls of Kashmir Fleece Yarn

  • 1/2 yard of elastic
  • 13 buttons

Needles Number 3 American Standard Knitting Needles
Gauge 8 stitches per 1 inch

Free embroidered baby slipover sweater pattern for a boy or girl with a sailboat motif.
Free nautical baby sweater knitting pattern.  Embroidery sailboat pullover sweater pattern and diaper cover pattern.

This baby cardigan set has a nautical look and would work up beautifully using royal blue yarn, white or brass buttons with a few pops of bright red added via the cross stitch embroidery pattern.

Free nautical blue baby cardigan sweater knitting pattern with diaper cover and boat neck pullover sweater patterns.

Diaper Cover Pattern

This is one of my favorite patterns offered on Unique Baby Gear Ideas. It is such a cute set that will be perfect for a nautical theme photo shoot or just to wear on special occasions.

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