Princess Cardigan Knitting Pattern

Pink cables sweeten the front of this classic knit cardigan with garter stitch bands. This preppy style is perfect any time of the year for when baby needs a bit of warmth.

LW3658
Cathy Payson
  • Intermediate
  • Knitting
  • Baby / Child

RED HEART® Soft Baby Steps®: 2 (3, 3, 4) balls 9702 Strawberry

Susan Bates® Knitting needles: 4.5mm [US 7] and 5mm [US 8]

2 small stitch holders, stitch markers, five ¾” (19 mm) buttons, yarn needle


Directions are for size 6 months. Changes for sizes 12 months, 18 months, and 24 months are in parentheses

Finished Chest: 20 (22, 24, 26)” [51 (56, 61, 66) cm]
Finished Length: 11 (12, 13, 14)” [28 (30.5, 33, 35.5) cm]


GAUGE: 17 sts = 4” (10 cm); 23 rows = 4” (10 cm) in Stockinette st (k on right side, p on wrong side) using larger needles. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge.

Required Redheart Products