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nessa s
12-16-2005, 02:41 PM
In the following pattern, the largest size is 18-24mo. I need to make these in a size larger. Can anybody help me make adjustments to the pattern as needed. I have recently started knitting and haven't figured out how to do that yet!


12-16-2005, 05:36 PM
I couldn't get your link to work. What's the name of the pattern? I can find it at knitty.

nessa s
12-16-2005, 05:44 PM
The pattern is called "Blu" and is one of knitty.com's current patterns. It's a pair of infant knitted blue jeans.

12-16-2005, 05:49 PM
There seem to be 3 stitches between each size. You could try to increase every number by three.

Or you can try going up a needle size and see if the fabric is acceptable to you--that will enlarge the pattern. I can't say how much, exactly, but I did that with a child's sweater because it was recommended in the pattern, and it did make it bigger by a size, at least.