Free “recipe” pattern to knit a little sweater in  a burnou style in size 2yo. With its hood ending in a tassel and its cuddly garter stitch, this sweater will keep your baby warm. Comfortable thanks to its A shaping, it will accompany them in all their adventures, without hindering their gestures. Super cute, it will soon become a must-have of their wardrobe!

This sweater in knitted flat, from the bottom up, in pieces that you will then sew. In our sample, we used a medium-weight yarn in double, but you can also use a heavier yarn.

Note : this pattern is only a “recipe”. The stitches and techniques used are not detailed. However, they are not specific nor difficult. Thus you will be able to find tutorials on the internet easily if needed.

This listing is for a free knitting pattern (pdf) for a baby sweater with a “burnou” style (in French and in English).


  • 2 yo, for a bust size of about 61 cm


  • 15 stitches = 10 cm in garter stitch knitted flat

Note: the measures given in the recipe are in centimeters, not in rows, so you can adapt if you are slightly out of gauge.

Yarn & Notions:

  • 10 balls of Challenge by Bouton d’Or (50% wool, 50% acrylic – 115 m / 50g), or about 1150 m of any other DK yarn (held double), or about 575m of any other worsted / aran yarn (single strand) that gives you the right gauge
  • Straight or circular needles to get gauge (suggested size: 6.5 mm)
  • Tapestry needle
SKU: LCT-PAT-003 Category: Tags: , , , , Yarn Weight: Worsted/Aran

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