Worked from the top down, this raglan hoodie is easy to work up and finish. This makes a great gift, because, well, you can never have enough hoodies.
To fit ages 12 (18, 24) months, approximately. Check Ravelry for other knitters’ modifications to make larger sizes.
KnitPicks Comfy Worsted, 75% Pima Cotton, 25% Acrylic, 50g/109 yds. 3 (4, 4) 50g balls main colour (shown in Fedora) 1 (1, 1) 50g ball contrast colour (shown in Marlin)
19 stitches and 26 rows = 4 inches/10cm in stockinette (stocking) stitch, blocked.
circular needles, about 24 inches long 4.5mm (or size required to obtain gauge) 4.0 mm
spare needle for hood bind off, blunt yarn needle, 5 (6, 6) buttons
The hoodie is worked on circular needles, back and forth from the neck down, with raglan shaping in the yoke. The sleeve stitches are set aside while the body is finished. The sleeves are worked flat and seamed. The hood and buttonbands are picked up and worked in the finishing.