Not my design, but really liking how it turned out. I was obviously very influenced and I´m not claiming that I designed this.
If you would like to make your own Mushroom Raglan in 2 year old size the instructions are below:
I was inspired by two free patterns, the first one is here:
The only thing I ended up using from this pattern was the yarn and colour combination
Then I saw this free pattern for a mushroom sweater and I knew I just had to knit something with these mushrooms.
The only thing I used from this pattern was the chart for the mushrooms (toadstool?) which you can find on the following link
Not my design, but really liking how it turned out.
If you would like to make your own Mushroom Raglan in 2 year old size here are the instructions:
Yarn: Smart (Sandnes yarn) , light purple 5226, dark purple 5229, yellow 2206
Gauge (after wash) (4.5mm//7US//7UK needles) 10x10 cm//3,9x3,9inches = 21 stitches x 20 rounds
Cast on 120 stitches in yellow (4mm //6US//8UK needles) , *k2,p2* until 2,5 cm//1 inch
Change to 4.5mm//7US//7UK needles and knit one round in lighter shade of purple while increasing until 128 stitches (*k15,m1*repeat).
Then follow the mushroom chart
Knit until 24 cm long
Cast on 40 stitches in yellow (4mm //6US//8UK needles)) , *k2,p2* until 2,5 cm//1 inch
Change to 4.5mm//7US//7UK needles and knit one round in lighter shade of purple while increasing until 48 stitches (*k5,m1*repeat).
Knit until 24 cm long
add the sleeves to the body, keep 8 stitches on middle of each sleeve, and each side of the body (56 stitches between the 8 stitches on the body) (192 stitches in total to be knitted)
make a raglan decrease , mark where the sleeves attach to the body with two marks ( 8 markers in total) with 2 stitches inbetween that are alwasy knitted in light purple
- Knit until you have 2 stitches left to a marker , then SKP (slip 1, knit 1, pass the slipped stitch over the knitted stitch),
- knit the 2 stitches between the markes
- Knit 2 toghether
Repeat at all 8 marks so that you decrease in total 8 stitches in each round. Total of 16 rounds. You will have 64 stitches
Change to yellow (4mm //6US//8UK needles) and knit one round while decreasing until you have 60 stitches.
*k2,p2* until 5 cm//2 inch
Fold the collar down and sew on the inside of the sweater.
Weave in ends