Another Baby…

by Kate on March 30, 2011

means another cardi, this time in a charcoal by Zarina.

Cosy Cardigan

I held two strands together which has given the cardi some extra thickness, made a small adjustment to the collar and finished it off with some Liberty buttons.


Project details can be found at Ravelry.

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1 Ruth March 30, 2011 at 8:32 am

Love this cardigan. I liked the pale grey and blue ones but I think I love this een more. It makes me want to get better at crochet!

And just out of interest – how long (roughly) does it take to make this for someone who is good at crochet?


2 Kate March 30, 2011 at 12:38 pm

Thanks Ruth. I find this little cardi takes a 3-4 evenings.


3 Ruth March 30, 2011 at 6:18 pm

Thanks for responding. I guess I should practise a bit!!


4 Michelle March 30, 2011 at 8:46 am

It’s so beautiful! I think I might have to investigate this pattern for the wee ones coming into my friends’ lives.


5 Kate March 30, 2011 at 10:06 am

Perfect buttons for it.


6 Nova March 30, 2011 at 10:09 am

oh this one is gorgeous too Kate! Love those buttons against the charcoal.


7 Kirst March 30, 2011 at 10:16 am

This one is my favourite! I LOVE the collar.


8 Kate March 30, 2011 at 12:39 pm

It’s my fave too x


9 Andi March 30, 2011 at 2:39 pm

LOVE the buttons!!!!!


10 Andrea March 30, 2011 at 5:08 pm

Hmm, lovely colour, and great buttons!! If only I had a little one – I woud be putting in an order!!


11 Mel March 30, 2011 at 7:35 pm

Oh. My. God. Have been unable to get computer time all day (the parentals were down visiting) and look what I missed! Where to start … perfect PERFECT colour and the buttons … be still my beating heart!! And I see through flicking back to the others what you mean about the extra bulk and you know what that equals? Extra AWESOMENESS baby! You rock.


12 Kate March 30, 2011 at 9:20 pm

Very pleased you like it Mel x


13 moira March 30, 2011 at 9:05 pm

LOVING the buttons and think that the cardi is just top. My needles are calling :)


14 chris March 31, 2011 at 4:08 am

where were you when I was having all my baby boys?! these little sweaters are truly adorable and what lucky mom’s to receive them along with there new little bundle of joys.


15 1funkyknitwit March 31, 2011 at 10:45 am

Just perfect and the buttons is what makes it :D ..LOVELY !


16 ashley March 31, 2011 at 12:57 pm

absolutely gorgeous Kate! And I know for certain that the recipient will absolutely love it!


17 Kate March 31, 2011 at 3:14 pm

Cannot wait to see your little man in his blue number!


18 wendy April 1, 2011 at 2:51 am

Lovely. Which pattern did you use?

p.s. I can’t subscribe to replies to this comment… I’m going to do my best to remember to come back to check for an answer – just wondering, if you don’t reply by email, could you get a “subscribe to replies” button? I comment on a lot of posts and never remember to go back to those that don’t email replies. Thanks!


19 Kate April 1, 2011 at 7:19 am

Hi Wendy,

I linked to the pattern in my post and all details are on ravelry.

In case you are not on rav…here they are:



20 Lolly April 5, 2011 at 1:24 am

Adorable. Well done.


21 Rosalind April 14, 2011 at 7:07 pm

Ohhh gorgeous!


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