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Yarn

Colour 4 Me 8-Ply by Shepherd/Classic Elite Yarns, 1 Aoz/50g balls, each approx 97yd/89m (wool)

7 (7, 8) balls in #4018 light blue (A-1) or #4954 violet (A-2) 1 ball each in #4954 violet (B-1) or #4018 light blue (B-2) #4953 pink (C) and #1865 natural (D) Needles

One pair each sizes 5 and 6 (3.75 and 4mm) needles or size to obtain gauge Size 5 (3.75mm) circular needle, 16"/40cm long

LEFT BACK

P rem 8 sts. Work even in St st for 2 rows. Shape raglan armhole

Next row (RS) K to last 3 sts, k2tog, k1. P 1 row. Rep last 2 rows 3 times more-4 sts. Place sts on a holder.

SLEEVES

Note Read before beg to knit.

With smaller needles and A-1 or A-2, cast on 12 sts. Work in kl, pi rib for 3 rows, end with a RS row. Change to larger needles. Work 9-rows stripe pat (see body) then cont in St st with A-1 or A-2 only, AT SAME TIME, inc 1 st each side every 4th row 3 times-18 sts. Work even until piece measures 2'//' from beg. Shape raglan cap

Bind off 2 sts at beg of next 2 rows-14 sts.

Next (dec) row (RS) Kl, ssk, k to last 3 sts, k2tog, kl.Pl row. Rep last 2 rows 4 times more-4 sts. Place sts on a holder.

FINISHING

Block pieces. Foil Girl's cupcake chart, using tapestry needle, center chart on front and embroider cupcake in duplicate st (see page 139). With thread, embroider beads, foil photo. Sew sleeves into armholes. Sew back seam leaving the top 2" open for back neck opening. Neckband

With smaller needles and A-1 or A-2, work across sts from holder, inc 4 sts evenly spaced-27 sts. Work in kl, p1 rib for 3 rows. Bind off in rib. Embroider French knots (see page 141) in rib as in photo. Sew on snap.

GIRL'S CUPCAKE SWEATERS SIZES

Note Cupcake motif is worked after sweater is knit using duplicate st (see page 139).

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Notions

Assorted pastel bugle beads Thread

Tapestry needle St holders Snap

Note Depending on background color, light blue (A-1) or violet (A-2), the alternate color is B-1 or B-2.

GAUGE

22 sts and 30 rows = 4" over St st using size 6 (4mm) needle. FOR PROPER FIT, TAKE TIME TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.

STITCH GLOSSARY

Bobble (MB) (PI, k1, pi, kl) all into same st for 4 sts, turn. P4. Then si the 2nd, 3rd and 4th st over the first st.

BOBBLE RIB PATTERN

Rows 1, 5 and 7 (RS) Pi, *k1, p1; rep from * to end.

Row 3 (bobble row) PI. *k1, p1, MB, p1; rep from ' to end.

FRONT and BACK

FRONT and BACK

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Chest 27 (29, 31)" Length 15 (16, 177:)" Upper arm 11 (117:, 127,)"

BACK

With smaller needles and A-1 or A-2, cast on 75 (79, 85) sts. Work bobble rib row 3 as foil: Pi, "kl. p1, MB in B-1 (or B-2), pi. kl, pi, MB in C, pi, kl. pi, MB in D, pi, kl. pi, MB in A-1 or A-2, pi; rep from • last 2 (2,0) sts, end [(Kl. PI). (Kl, PI), (0)] alternating in this way to end of row. Cont through row 8 of bobble rib pattern. Change to larger needles. Stripe pattern (18 rows)

Cont in St st, work 4 rows A-1 or A-2, 2 rows B-1 or B-2, 4 rows A-1

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or A-2, 2 rows C, 4 rows A-1 or A-2, 2 rows D. Then cont in St st with

A-1 or A-2 only until piece measures 9'/? (10, 11)" from beg.

Shape raglan armhole

Bind off 4 sts at beg of next 2 rows.

Dec row (RS) K2, k2tog, k to last 4 sts, ssk, k2. P 1 row.

Rep last 2 rows 18 (19, 22) times more-29 (31, 31) sts. SI

these sts to a holder.

SLEEVES

With smaller needles and A-1 or A-2, cast on 39 (41, 43) sts. Work bobble rib pat as for back. Change to larger needles and work 18 rows in stripe pat, then cont in St st with A-1 or A-2 only, AT SAME TIME, inc 1 st each side every alternate 4th and 6th row a total of 11 (11, 13) times—61 (63, 69) sts. Work even until piece measures 10'/2 (11%, 12'/?)" from beg.

FRONT

Shape raglan cap

Work as for back, including armhole shaping, until dec row has been Work as for back raglan shaping—15 sts. SI these sts to a holder, worked a total of 12 (13, 16) times and there are 43 (45, 45) sts. Shape neck

Cont raglan armhole shaping, work to center 11 (13, 13) sts, si these sts to a holder, join a 2nd ball of yarn and work to end, making raglan dec. Working both sides at once, and cont to dec for raglan, dec 1 st from each neck edge on next 6 rows-1 sts rem each side. Fasten off.

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FINISHING

Block pieces to measurements. Using tapestry needle and foil chart for cupcake, center chart on front and embroider cupcake in duplicate st (see page 139). With thread, embroider bugle beads in a random pat, foil photo. Set raglan sleeves into raglan armholes. Neckband

With circular needle and A-1 or A-2, pick up sts as foil: 29 (31, 31) sts from back neck holder inc 2 sts 31 (33, 33), 1 st in seam, 15 sts from sleeve holder, 1 st in seam, 8 sts from shaped neck edge, 11 (13, 13) sts from front holder, 8 sts from shaped neck edge, 1 st in seam, 15 sts from sleeve holder, 1 st in seam-92 (96, 96) sts. Pm to mark beg of rnds. Join and work in rnds of k1, p1 rib for 5 rnds. Bobble rnd Work between "s for bobble rnd on back edge, alternating colors as before. Work 2 rnds in rib. Bind off in rib. Sew side and sleeve seams.

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Yarn

Ja Wool Superwash by Lang/Berroco, Inc., 1 Aoz/50g balls, each approx 209yd/l90m (wool/nylon/acrylic)

1 ball in #0032 It denim (1 ball in #0088 dk denim)

Pearl Cotton #3 by DMC, each approx 8yd/7.2m (cotton) for embroidery

1 hank in #742 gold

Small amount Fee-Color by GGH/Muench Yarns (see Child's jacket materials) Needles

One pair size 2 (2.75mm) needles or size to obtain gauge Notions

9 small gold beads (for each jacket)

BARBIE DOLL'S/KEN DOLL'S DENIM JACKET

SIZES

Written for Barbie doll's Jacket; Ken doll's style is in ( ). GAUGE

8 sts and 10 rows = 1" over St st using size 2 (2.75mm) needles. FOR PROPER FIT, TAKE TIME TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.

BACK

Row 4 K1, ml, k to last st, ml, k1. Cont in St st, rep inc row every

4th row twice more-22 (26) sts. Work even until piece measures 17i

Shape armhole

Bind off 2 (3) sts at beg of next 2 rows-18 (20) sts. Work even until armhole measures 17« (17j)n. Bind off.

LEFT FRONT

Cast on 12 (14) sts. P 1 WS row. Row 2 K8 (10), si 1, k3. Row 3 Purl.

Row 4 K1, ml, k to last 4 sts, si 1, k3. Rep rows 1-4 twice more-15 (17) sts. P 1 row. Next row K11 (13), si 1, k3.

Rep last 2 rows until piece measures 1'/; (1%)" from cast-on edge, end with a WS row. Shape armhole

Bind off 2 (3) sts, work to end. Work even until armhole measures 'A (1)", end with a RS row. Shape neck

Next row (WS) Bind off 4 sts, work to end. Cont to shape neck dec 1 st at neck edge on next 4 rows. When same length as back, bind off 5 (6) sts for shoulder.

RIGHT FRONT

Work as for left front, reversing shaping. SLEEVES

Working in St st, rep inc row 4 every 6th row twice more-18 (22) sts. Work even until piece measures 2'h (3)" from beg. Shape cap

Bind off 2 sts at beg of next 2 rows-14 (18) sts. Dec 1 st each side every other row 3 times. Bind off 2 (3) sts at beg of next 2 rows. Bind off 4 (6) sts.

FINISHING

Sew shoulder seams. Set in sleeves. Sew side and sleeve seams.

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