Tension: 6 stitches and 7 rows makes 1 inch (2.5 cm)
Works well with arcylic Sayelle, but any yarn may be used which produces the tension given.
Use 3.3/4 needles (or whichever needle you require to produce tension given.)
HIP MEASURE INCLUDING DIAPER
Premie…..10″ (26cm)……cast on 50 stitches.
Newborn….12″ (31cm)……cast on 70 stitches.
Medium…..16″ (41cm)……cast on 90 stitches.
Toddler….20″ (51cm)……cast on 110 stitches.
Super……24″ (61cm)……cast on 130 stitches.
ROW 1 – *Knit one, purl one. Repeat from *. Turn.
ROW 2 – *Purl one, knit one. Repeat from *. Turn.
ROW 3 – Knit one, *wool forward, purl two together, knit one, purl one, knit one, purl one. Repeat from *. Turn.
ROW 4 – *Purl one, knit one. Repeat from *. Turn.
ROW 5 – *Knit one, purl one. Repeat from *. Turn.
ROW 6 – Knit two together. Knit rest of row. Turn.
ROW 7 – Purl two together. Purl rest of row. Turn.
Repeat rows 6 and 7, until triangle is completed. Fasten off. Using any size crochet hook, crochet a chain – double the width of your Down Under diaper cover. Thread through the holes in the waist band. Fold triangle points to meet (diaper-style) and stitch half-way down sides, to form leg holes.