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Baby Surprise Jacket KAL


Baby Surprise Jacket KAL

Elizabeth Zimmermann's Baby Surprise Jacket is a favorite baby shower gift for many knitters. The construction of the jacket is a little like origami. Let's all knit a BSG, figure out the pattern, and show off our finished projects!

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Sources for the Baby Surprise Jacket pattern
The Opinionated Knitter This book also has instructions for how to make an Adult Surprise Jacket!
Knitting Workshop
Baby Surprise Jacket DVD Elizabeth Zimmermann's daughter, Meg Swansen, takes you through the Baby Surprise Jacket pattern step by step. This DVD is a great option for visual learners who may have trouble with the pattern instructions!

Discussion Forum

Stage Five!

Started by Peggy Stuart. Last reply by Peggy Stuart yesterday. 281 Replies

We're at Stage Five!Here's Susan the Blue Lake Knitter's BSJ at the start of Stage Five!Continue

Tags: increases, Zimmerman, Elizabeth, BSJ

Stage Four!

Started by Peggy Stuart. Last reply by Peggy Stuart on Monday. 330 Replies

If you're finished with the BO for neck and continued increasing to 158 sts, you're ready for Stage Four.Note: Some people like to put the 5 sts on a holder for the neck if using I-cord trim.Here's…Continue

Tags: BO, I-cord, increases, Zimmerman, Elizabeth

Stage Two!

Started by Peggy Stuart. Last reply by Susan the Blue Lake Knitter on Saturday. 249 Replies

If you have finished the increases for the cuff, you've started Stage Two!Here's what mine looks like after the cuff increases and 10 additional dec rows (or 20 rows). I'm starting to work the other…Continue

Tags: decreases, Zimmerman, Elizabeth, BSJ

Stage One!

Started by Peggy Stuart. Last reply by Peggy Stuart Apr 14. 499 Replies

Stage One of the BSJ is fairly straightforward. You CO and do some decreases every RS row. Here's what mine looks like at the end of Stage One:Show us what your BSJ looks like during or at the end of…Continue

Tags: decreases, Zimmerman, Elizabeth, BSJ


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