Thumb: Divide 16 sts evenly between 3 dpns or 2 circulars. Join yarn & pu 4 stitches from hand where it meets the thumb (20 sts total) and p the next 8 sts. This will be the beginning of the round for the thumb.
Finished Size: 6- 12 mos (12-18 mos, 2-3yrs, 3-4 yrs, 4-5 yrs)
24 (25¾, 27½, 29?, 31) ins for waist before elastic XS (S, M, L, XL)
Front Strap Placket:
Row 1: k2, ssk, k to last 4 sts, sk2tog, k2 should read: Row 1: k2, ssk, k to last 4 sts, k2tog, k2
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Rnd 1: k1, m1L, pm, work to last st, pm, m1R, k1. 32(36) sts
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Rnd 3: sm, m1R, k2, m1L, sm, [yo, s2kp, yo, k1] 6(7) times. 28(32) sts
Rnd 5: sm, m1R, yo, s2kp, yo, k1, m1L, sm, [yo, s2kp, yo, k1] 6(7) times. 30(34) sts
Rnd 7: sm, m1R, k1, yo, s2kp, yo, k2, m1L, sm, [yo, s2kp, yo, k1] 6(7) times. 32(36)sts
Rnd 9: sm, m1R, k2, yo, s2kp, yo, k3, m1L, sm, [yo, s2kp, yo, k1] 6(7) times. 34(38)sts
Rnd 11: sm, m1R, k3, yo, s2kp, yo, k4, m1L, sm, [yo, s2kp, yo, k1] 6(7) times. 36(40) sts
Body from Neck Down:
Repeat last 2 rows until there are 52(56,60,66,70,72) sts between back markers 190(212,230,252,270,282) sts total.
Split for Armholes:
Next Row (RS): k25(30,33,36,38,41), sl 44(48,52,57,62,64) sts onto waste yarn, CO 2(2,2,2,2,2), pm between CO sts, K52(56,60,66,70,72), sl 44(48,52,57,62,64) sts onto waste yarn, CO 2(2,2,2,2,2), pm between CO sts, K25(30,33,36,38,41). 106(120,130,142,150,158) sts total.
Cont in St st, making sure to k the 1st 4 sts & last 4 sts of every WS row...126(140,150,166,174,186) sts total.
1 Size I or J Crochet Hook
Work 9 rnds of chart II
Chart A: (Rnd) 24 should read 25
Legs (Make 4):
With color B and 16” circular needle cast on 10 sts.
Row 1: kfb into each st (20 sts)
Rows 2- 3: k
Row 4: p
Row 5: k
Row 6: p
Rows 7- 30: Follow Chart 1 in st st beginning with a knit row using the intarsia technique. (Switch to color A here)
BO all sts. Instead of sewing in all ends just tie double knots with all loose yarns and trim. Sew up each leg using mattress stitch leaving a 12”-18” tail to sew the legs to the body. Stuff the legs.
Rnds 13-18 (CC):*k4, sl2, k2, repeat from * to end of rnd
Follow chart B or patt below for rnds 1-22.
. . . Switch to color B and work 2 rnds in k1, p1 ribbing. Continue to switch colors . . .
Thumb: Divide 14 sts evenly between 3 dpns or 2 circulars. PU 2 sts from hand where it meets the thumb. (16 sts total)
Row 3: sl 1, k4, ssk, k1, turn
Row 5: sl 1, k6, ssk, k1, turn
Row 7: sl 1, k8, ssk, k1, turn
Row 9: sl 1, k10, ssk, k1, turn
Heel & Instep:
... There are now 42 sts on needle 1 ...
Add 1 size J Crochet Hook
Small Zip Bag:
With 16” circular needle, size US 10 ½ (6.5 mm) and color A, CO 70 sts. Join in the round being careful not to twist. Place a marker at beginning of round. K 38 rnds. Slip 35 sts onto any spare needle listed above. Turn the bag inside out. With WS facing out, use the 3 needle bind off technique to BO all sts.
45 sts. Work in st st for 59 rows total from cast on edge. With RS facing, attach color B and using knitted cast-on, CO 45 sts. K across these sts and the flap, then join in the rnd being careful not to twist. Place a marker at the beginning of the round. Work 75 rnds of color B. Slip 45 sts onto spare needle listed above. Turn the bag inside out. With the WS facing out, use the 3 needle bind off technique to BO all sts. Join color A to right corner of main bag by flap and single crochet around flap edge and around top opening of bag.