Pink summer cardigan for American Girl doll, easy knitting pattern for 18 inch American Gilr dolls.
The bolero jacket has a curved hemline which is really pretty and not difficult to knit. The summer bolero is knitted in garter stitch and can have long or short sleeves. There are measurements for both versions.
Intermediate tor advanced beginner
Knowledge is needed on how to knit short rows, increases and decreases.
- yarn with bounce, ideally acrylic with wool content in baby, sport weight.
Acrylic will make it coarse, cotton & bamboo will make it too big.
Bay ULL brand yarn is highly recommended.
Knitted in 75% silk/25% cashmere yarn
7st x 13 rs (6.5 garter stitch ridges) = 1" (2.5cm) over garter stitch