With this pattern you can knit a soaker that will grow with your child. Knit your very own long-fitting soaker in
one of two sizes. The Mini fits babies from about 8 to 20 pounds and the Everlasting from around 18 to 40+ pounds.
More (admittedly outdated, but cute) information and pictures here: Everlasting WonderSoaker
* light worsted weight hand wash or dry-clean 100% wool yarn MWS: 3 ounces, EWS: five ounces. Try Cascade 220 or Little Turtle Knits
three ply wool. You want a *light* worsted.
* 16" size 7 circular needle or size to obtain gauge (12" or two circs or 40" magic loop or dpns for the Mini)
* For the waistband: size 3, 16" circ. (12" or two circs or 40" magic loop or dpns for the Mini)
* For the leg cuffs you will need size three double points, two circs or a 40"circ, depending on the method you like
to use for knitting small circumference items.
* stitch markers
* tape measure
* tapestry needle
How do I get the pattern?
Once your payment is received, follow instructions in the store to download the pattern as a pdf file
. If you pay by echeck, you will not be able to download the pattern until your payment clears.
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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 24 June, 2004.