How to crochet for a newborn?
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Crochet clothing for newborns isfavorite "entertainment" of future mothers. When making hats, pinets, rugs and other clothing items for babies, the same knitting techniques are used as for knitting adult products. To pay attention only to the quality of the thread - it should be the best. Knit for a newborn crochet, as for an adult, you can, if you have basic training - theoretical and practical.
Preparation before crocheting for a newborn
Before starting to knit for a newborncrocheted plaid or any other thing, you need to determine the layout, shape and dimensions of the future product. This is the best way to help special magazines for future moms, knitters or thematic forums on the Internet. There is an opportunity to find a detailed description of almost any thing with turn-based photos.
To tie a cap for a newborn babyboy or girl, you need to know the circumference of the baby's head. Usually it is approximately 35 cm, which means that the diameter of the occipital part should be about 10 cm, and the depth of the cap - 11-12 cm.
- begin to knit in a circle with nakidami, as already mentioned, a "circle" of the desired diameter;
- you need to make a part whose edges will not close;
- the lower edge of the bonnet should be tied at first with columns without cords, the second row with crochets;
- in nakidy pass ribbon, which will replace the cap of the cap.
By the same principle, you can tie a hatcrochet for the newborn, only as many loops are recruited as it corresponds to the 35-centimeter volume of the head and is knit with any desired pattern in a circle. As mating, the loops are reduced to form a conical cap. More tips and options for making caps for the baby you will find in our article - How to tie a hat for a newborn.
Booties and socks
To crochet booties for newbornsabout 100 g of yarn will be required (about 390 m). Woolen, cotton or children's acrylic thread will fit (the hair can be allergic to the baby). Knit crochet number 2,5.
To knit products use the following types of loops:
- connecting column;
- a column with a crochet and without a crochet;
- 2 columns with a crochet;
- loops tied together.
For babies are guided by the length of the foot - 9 cm Boots can be knit and decorated in many different ways: flowers, bows, beads, etc.
Envelope and Plaid
It is easiest to tie an envelope for a newborn baby crochet in the same way as a coverlet. ForThis only needs to be defined with the necessarysize, dial the appropriate number of loops and knit a rectangular "canvas". Any favorite design can be used. When the rectangle is ready, at the edges it can be tied with openwork viscous - nakidami and columns. And here it is possible to show imagination, use threads that differ in color from the basic tone of the rug / envelope, use ribbons and other accessories for decoration.
To make a rectangle envelope for a newborn, you just need to sew on it buttons, zippers or ribbons as a fastener.