Soaker Pattern #204

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Size 3-6 months
Size 6 months - 1 year in parenthesis

1 ball Sportyarn (2 oz. ball)
1 pair knitting needles each No. 2 and No. 4
1 crochet hook No. 3

Cast on 108 sts. (116) with No. 2 needles and work in ribbing K2, P2 for 4 rows. Next row * K2, yarn over, P2 tog., repeat from * across row. Continue K2, P2 until piece measures 2 inch. Change to No. 4 needles and garter st., incr. 8 sts. across next row at even intervals. With 116 (124) sts. work even for 10 (12) rows, then decr. 1 st. at beg. of each row until 1 st. is left. Fasten off.

FINISHING: Sew up ribbing and first 10 rows (12 rows) of garter st. Fold panty with point meeting the seam. Sew 2½ inch, on each side of point of panty. With 3 strands of yarn chain a cord 26 inch., pull through beading row and make tassel at each end.

Other great patterns from Classic Fashions in Wool, Book No. 55.

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