Any baby girl would look darling in these cuddly leg warmers.
Design by Scarlet Taylor
Infant’s size 6–12 months
Circumference at ankle: 61/2 inches Circumference at knee: 81/2 inches Length: 71/2 inches
• DK weight yarn (100% acrylic; 450 yds per ball): 1 ball each pink (A) and light pink (B) • Size 4 (3.5mm) needles • Size 5 (3.75mm) needles or size needed
to obtain gauge
24 sts and 32 rows = 4 inches/10cm
in St st with larger needles. To save time, take time to
1x1 Rib (odd number of sts) Row 1 (RS): K1, *p1, k1; rep from *
across. Row 2: P1, *k1, p1; rep from * across. Rep Rows 1 and 2 for pat.
With larger needles and B, loosely
cast on 39 sts. Change to A, and work in 1 x 1 Rib for approx 1/2 inch, ending with a WS row. Work in St st, kfb each end [every 4th row] once, [every 6th row] twice, [every 8th row] twice, then [every 10th row] once—51 sts. Work even until legging measures approx 71/2 inches from beg, ending with a WS row. Change to smaller needles. Work in 1x1 Rib for approx 1/2 inch,
ending with a WS row. Change to B and bind off loosely
Sew leg seam.