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Baby Boy's Burial Outfit
Copyright Janet Wolfe 2006, All Rights Reserved

Baby Fingering Yarn
White and Blue
F Hook

Chain 32 sts.
ROW 1: HDC in 3rd chain from hook and in next three stitches. (2 HDC, Ch 1, 2 HDC) in next stitch, HDC in next 6 sts. (2 HDC, ch 1, 2 HDC) in next st, HDC in next 6 sts. (2 HDC, ch 1, 2 HDC) in next stitch. HDC in next 6 sts. (2 HDC, ch 1, 2 HDC) in next st.,HDC in last 4 stitchs. Ch 2 turn.
Row 2- 4: HDC in all HDC's, (2 HDC, ch 1, 2 HDC) in ch 2 space, Ch 2 turn.

Row 5: Same as row 4 except work (1 HDC, ch 1, 1 HDC) in ch 2 space. Chain 2 turn.

Row 6: HDC in HDC's, 1 HDC in ch 1 space, skip all stitches up to the next chain one space, 1 HDC in space. HDC in HDC's up to the next chain 1 space, do the same thing, HDC to end of row. Chain 3 and Turn.

VARIATION: Change to White Here, or continue with Blue
Row 7: Chain 2, HDC in next stitch, 2 HDC's in next stitch, HDC in next 2 stitches, 2 HDC's in next stitch. Continue across

Row 8 - 20: DC in each stich, ch 3 and turn.
End off at end of row 20.

Row 21: Fold in half with opening in back and find the two center stitches, and then the center twelve stitches. Join yarn to the first of the 12 stitches. DC across.

Row 22: Work lst 2 dc as one (dec) DC across to last two stitches, work 2 as one (dec). ch 3 turn.

Row 23: Repeat last row (8 sts)

Row 24-30 (you can do 24-32 if you want it longer) Ch 3 turn.

Row 31: work 2 DC (inc) in first and last stitch.

Row 32: DC across.

Row 33: Work inc in first and last st. (12 sts)

Row 34: Chain 4, skip 2 and SC across to last 3 stitches. Chain 4, sc in last stitch.
Push the Ties in the back through the loops on Flap
End Off

Row 1: Chain 30 stitches, attached yarn to Back Neck edge and DC for 14 stitches.

Row 2: Chain 2 and Turn, DC to end

Row 3: Chain 2, turn, DC to end, Leave a length to Tack the Collar down in the front.

Row 4: Chain 30, attach the yarn to back neck edge and repeat Rows 1 to 3.

Attach yarn ar underarm, ch 2, work 3 rows of HDC finish off


Join blue yarn at any corner, sc around entire item. Then around sleeve openings.


Chain 30, leaving a length of yarn to attach the tie to the outfit. Attach to Row 7 on back edge, repeat for Tie on other side.
Attach two ties at Bottom
Attach last two ties in between row 7 and Bottom.

The Ties In between Row 7 and Bottom are where the Flap is attached to in the back.
Sew ties, three down back opening and one to each end of bottom piece, One on each side of back at bottom to tie bottom piece to.

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