Master the Perfect Pullover Baby Jersey Knitting Pattern

Beginner’s Guide to Knitting a Baby Jersey by Rachel


Hello Lovely Yarn Enthusiasts!

I’m Rachel, your yarn-loving artist! Over the years, I’ve delved deep into the world of knitting, and I’m super excited to share this easy-to-follow baby jersey pattern with you, especially if you’re a beginner!

Baby Jersey Magic!

This delightful pattern is perfect for little ones aged 3, 6, and 9 months. Let’s dive right in!

Materials You’ll Need:

  • Wool: Soft baby wool, 4 PLY. Grab 2 balls in your favorite shade!
  • Those cute little 4 buttons
  • Knitting Needles: Sizes 2.75mm and 3.25mm
  • Stitch Holder – Essential for keeping things together!

Attention to Tension! ⚠️

Before you embark on this jersey journey, ensure you’ve got the tension right! It’s a crucial step that’ll save you time, effort, and yes, money. Aiming for 28sts and 40 rows equals 10cm using the 3.25mm needles and our given pattern.

Abbreviations Head-Up:

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Final Touches:

Once you’ve knitted all the parts, it’s assembly time! Properly block the pieces to their sizes, drape them with a moist cloth, and let them air dry. Stitch the raglan seams, and for the neckband, use the 2.75mm needles and follow the given steps.


You’ve now crafted an adorable baby jersey! Relish the joy of your creation.

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Important Details Table:

Material/Detail Specification
Wool Type 4 PLY Baby Wool
Quantity 2 balls
Buttons 4
Needle Sizes 2.75mm and 3.25mm
Tension Target 28sts and 40 rows = 10cm

Pullover Baby Jersey Pattern

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