French Royal Toddler Cardigan Pattern PDF

French Royal Toddler Cardigan Pattern PDF


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This striking, elegant little toddler cardigan is so gorgeous. It keeps baby
warm in style. The long coat, fitted-to-full sleeves, and seed stitch edging
are perfect for your toddler’s Baptism or special day. The pattern includes
instructions for a dovetail collar (traditional Baptism collar for French
Princes as a symbol of the Holy Spirit.) The pattern was created by a knitwear designer in Lyon, France.

The pattern will result in a sweater size toddler, approximately 18 - 36
months. You will need to know how to cast on stitches, knit stitches, purl
stitches, yarn over, knit two stitches together, knit in the front and back of
a stitch, cast off, seam the finished work and knit in ends of the finished
work – skill level intermediate - advanced. A sweater, for an average
skilled knitter, should take approximately twelve hours to complete.

Sample was knit with Katia Merion 100% in color 1. It is modelled by my 22 month old daughter, Angelique.

Pattern may not be reproduced without permission of designer. Finished
knits made from Madame Segneri designs are for personal use only.

Five small or 3 medium skeins medium weight (size 4) yarn.
Pair of size 5 mm (US 8) needles
1 set size 4.5 mm (US 7) short length circular needles
Darning needle and sewing needle
11 buttons (approximately 1.5 cm or 1/2 inch)
Thread that matches the yarn and button well.


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Frequently Asked Questions

Custom and personalized orders

I, unfortunately, am unable to design patterns or pattern changes for specific clients due to time constraints. However, I am always open to ideas to consider as I design. Please do not hesitate to contact me with your suggestions.

What do you do with all of the pieces you knit while designing?

All product samples in the development process of new patterns are donated to the children of refugee families living in and around Lyon, France.

Gift wrapping and packaging

Unfortunately, the publisher from which I order copies of your books does not have gift wrapping available at this time. I apologize for the inconvenience.

Care instructions

Knit items should be hand washed in cool water in gentle soap, agitated very little, rinsed carefully, hand pressed between white towels to remove excess water, laid flat and carefully reshaped to dry.

Can you knit an item for me, because I don't know how to knit?

I am so sorry, but I am unable to do so because I simply do not have the time. Your best option would be to contact your local yarn shop to see if they have a knitter for hire. If so, you can then purchase the pattern for him/her.

Where do I find the yarn for a pattern?

The yarns I use for my patterns are only suggestions. If you would like to use the same, it can be challenging to find them in various countries (I buy most of my yarns in French shops, picking up random skeins I love as I travel abroad.) You should always start by calling your local shop, then searching online. I frequently find what I need for pieces in specialty online yarn stores or on Ebay. (Also a great place to sell off extra skeins once you've finished a project.)

If you would like to try a different yarn, the best rule of thumb is to compare the weight suggestion and needle size in the pattern to the information provided on the yarn wrapper (or notes online).

I am a beginning knitter. Can I do this?

Many of the patterns I sell were specifically designed to be simple, but this is not always the case. Please read the descriptions. I have carefully provided a skill level recommendation for each one.

Wholesale availability

Yes, wholesale items are available to store owners. Please contact Ravelry for digital downloads of specific patterns, or CreateSpace for book orders. I appreciate your support.

I am a yarn seller. Would you create patterns in my yarns?

I am happy to consider it. However, because I knit for children, I only work with yarns appropriate for them (... not too scratchy, too fuzzy...). I also will no longer work with angora for moral reasons. Preference is given to all-natural, organic, or fair trade yarns. If you would like the opportunity to have a pattern created with your product, please contact me for more information.

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