Ruffles and Feathers Breeches

Intermediate pants for babies and toddlers, with drawstring waist and alternate cuff options. You can choose a lace pattern feather and fan cuff, or a ruffled cuff. A handpaint organic merino makes these pants fun and friendly.

DesignerKristen Rengren
Finished Size 18 (18, 19, 20, 21)" waist, 21 (21½, 22½, 23½, 24½)" hip, 11½ (11¾, 12¼, 12¾, 13¼)" thigh circumference, and 9¼ (10½, 11, 12½, 13½)" inseam length, to fit sizes 6–12 months (12–18 months, 18–24 months, 2T, 3T). Pants shown in smallest and largest sizes, modeled on 2- and 5-year-old, respectively.
Yarn Lorna’s Laces Green Line DK (100% organic merino; 145 yd [132 m]/50 g): 4 (5, 5, 6, 6) skeins. Smallest size shown in mirth (lilac purple) and largest size shown in Irving Park (purple and orange multi).
Needles Size 6 (4 mm): 24" circular (cir) and set of double-pointed (dpn). Size 5 (3.75 mm): 24" cir. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions
• Tapestry needle;
• markers (m).
Gauge 23 sts and 30 rows = 4" in St st on larger needle; 28 sts and 30 = 4" in 2×2 rib on smaller needle.

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Baby, Knitting Patterns

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