Jumpers – Pattern
4 ply wool 1 pair No. 10 needles (old measurement)
1 pair No.
12 needles (old measurement)
With No. 12 needles cast on 50 stitches.
K10 rows in K1, P1 rib
Change to No. 10 needles and K2, P2 rib whilst increasing at the end of every
row 6 times (62 stitches) then continue to knit in 2 x 2 rib until garment measures
Decrease one st
at each end of every row until 36 stitches remain. In the next row decrease one
st at each end and also one st in the middle of the row to leave 33 sts.
to K1, P1 rib with Size 12 needles.
11 rows and cast off firmly on Row 12.
is one side of garment. Make another and sew up from upper decrease to start of
rib open for flippers. Add elastic to the top and bottom to prevent the penguins
getting out of them. Top: 15cm of elastic; bottom 17cm (knots allowed).
knitted 8 ply
8 ply wool 1 pair No. 11 needles (old measurement)
1 pair of No. 9 needles (old measurement)
1 set of No. 11 needles (old measurement)
Cast on 36 stitches using
No. 11 needles.
to end of row. Repeat this row 7 times.
to No. 9 needles and K2, P2 rib. Work 4 rows increasing at each end of every row.
work measures 15 cms.
1 st at each end of every row until 28 sts remain.
1 st. in middle of next row (27 sts.)
side the same.
the 54 sts from both pieces to 3 of the set of 4 No. 11 needles.(18 sts on each.)
and work a round neck in K1 P1 rib for 10 rows.
Stitch up sides
to decreasing to 27sts (opening for flipper). Add elastic to the top and bottom
to prevent the penguins getting out of them. Top: 15cm of elastic; bottom 17 cm