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Tiny Pants


Product Description

You never know when you’re going to need a pair of Tiny Pants. This pattern is for a simple seamless diaper cover, great for photo shoots. The pattern instructions are given for two sizes, but since babies come in all shapes and sizes, I’ve included some tips on how to modify the pattern. This pattern is suitable for the beginner knitter who is comfortable knitting in the round.

Skill Level

Finished Measurements
Hip circumference: 14 (15) inches

Approx 120yds DK or worsted weight yarn
Sample on left: Knit Picks Andean Silk 96yds/50g per ball, with Elann Silken Kydd stranded in for contrast stripes
Sample on right: Knit Picks City Tweed DK 123yds/50g per ball

20 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches/10cm in stockinette (stocking) stitch, blocked.

DPN’s (or your preferred needles for knitting in the round):
US 7/4.5mm (or size needed to obtain gauge)
US 6/4.0mm

Other Supplies
3 markers
stitch holders or scrap yarn blunt yarn needle

Construction Notes
Tiny pants are worked from the waist down, in the round. Leg openings are worked separately, in the round. Gusset is grafted.

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Additional Information

Stitches over 4 inches/10cm


Rows over 4 inches/10cm



4.0mm (US 6), 4.5mm (US 7)

Yarn Weight


Skills required

basic knit/purl combinations, grafting (kitchener stitch), working in the round