Stripy Romper

You might remember I knitted this romper suit for my niece in blue and red stripes a little while ago. A friends friend liked it so much that she asked me to knit it for her soon-to-be born niece or nephew. I choose a Safran yarn, which I got from the Scandinavian Knitting guys. Now, because the little one will be born some time in July I thought cotton was better than wool.
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Also, because she doesn’t know whether it’s going to be a girl or boy I decided to choose some lovely bright colours. I think they make it look really cute and I’m sure it’ll suit the little one well.
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It’s a really nice pattern (from a really old German magazine) that is easy to knit. I did make some changes to it this time around and replaced the zip with buttons. I just knitted on some button holes, which I think actually works better then the zip.
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I’m sure it’ll fit well and look good. I’m hoping to write up the pattern as well, but that’s after I’ve completed writing up the one for the booties.

Now remember, you can find me on Etsy and on Folksy.

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4 Responses to “Stripy Romper”

  1. Thanks for your lovely comment about my corset pullover.

    This romper suit is fab – it really reminds me of an old victorian style bathing suit!

  2. Great stripes!!

  3. Thanks for commenting on my blog! The romper suit is great, I love the bright colours, the baby will look great in it!

  4. these are completely adorable! i can only imagine how cute they’ll be on a baby crawling around!

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