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WOMAN'S WEEKLY|January 11, 2022
Our colourful playtime outfit is perfect for favourite teddy bear!

MEASUREMENTS

To fit teddy 36cm/14in tall.

Jacket: Actual chest measurement 39cm/1544in.

Side seam 7.5cm/3in.

Length to shoulder 18cm/7in.

Sleeve seam 7cm/234in.

Trousers: Actual hip measurement 31cm/1244in.

Inside leg seam 8cm/374in.

Length 19.5cm/734in.

MATERIALS

Jacket and trousers: 1 x 100g (295m) ball of Stylecraft Special DK (100% acrylic) in Stone (1710)*. Pair of 3.25mm (No. 10) and 4mm (No. 8) knitting needles; 3 buttons; waist length of narrow elastic; safety pins.

Hat and scarf: 1 x 100g (295m) ball of Stylecraft Special DK (100% acrylic) in Bright Pink (1435); small amount in Grass Green (1821) for pompom*. Pair of 3.25mm (No. 10) and 4mm (No. 8) knitting needles; pompom maker.

Yarn is available from theknittingnetwork.co.uk

TENSION

22 stitches and 28 rows, to 10 x 10cm, over stocking stitch, using 4mm needles.

ABBREVIATIONS

K, knit; p, purl; st(s), stitch(es); tog, together (work as many sts together as stated); p2togb, p2tog through back of sts; skpo, slip 1, k1, pass slip st over; up1, pick up loop lying between needles and work into the back of it; inc, increase (by working into front and back of same st); dec, decrease (by working 2 sts tog); ss, stocking st (k on right side and p on wrong side); gst, garter st (every row k); yf, yarn forward to make a st.

NOTE

Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are therefore approximate. Instructions in square brackets are worked as stated after 2nd bracket.

Knitting

Jacket

BACK

With 3.25mm needles and Stone, cast on 40 sts.

K 3 rows.

Change to 4mm needles.

Beginning with a k row, ss 20 rows.

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