Magda is a cute girly dress worked from the top down with no seaming. A simple, graphic stitch pattern and large puff sleeves gives it a pure and girly look. The pattern includes directions for making baby booties (baby sizes only) to match the dress as well. The light, warm booties will stay on and keep both baby and parents happy. A fast, fun knit, perfect as a gift for the newborn.

Sizes: 3 (6, 12 months, 2, 4, 6, 8 years) – dress chest width 47 (50, 53, 60, 65.5, 70, 73) cm. The baby booties are given for size 3 (6, 12) months only.

Materials: 100 (125, 150, 200, 250, 300, 350) g of Hifa 4-ply Superwash, 100 % worsted wool, 300 m per 100 g skein or Hifa Alv 100 % worsted wool, 700 m per 100 g skein, held double for dress, and about 30 (35, 45) g for socks. You will also need 1 button (not included in the kit).

Needles: 3 mm short circular (or the size you need to get gauge), 2.5 mm circular and dpns

Gauge: 28 sts and 37 rows = 10 cm in stockinette stitch.

Techniques required: knit, purl, increasing, decreasing, picking up sts.

Pdf patterns are available in both English and Norwegian.


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Pdf-download (digital patterns only):

  1.  dress and booties: NOK 55

  2.  baby booties only: NOK 40