The Adult Surprise Jacket is based on the Baby Surprise Jacket. Meg Swansen recommends that you knit the BSJ first in order to understand the construction. The hardest part is keeping the double increase and double decrease diagonals straight and true. There are two options for casting on - invisibly, or to use long-tail cast-on.3.4/5(7). This updated pattern includes Elizabeth’s original Baby Surprise Jacket instructions, original Adult Surprise instructions (with added sizing help), and instructions for a Child’s Surprise jacket. We include row by row instructions for the Baby Surprise Jacket. Cully has added numbers to knit the original size jacket with different gauges.4/5(116).
Add our second new surprise, the EZ Knitting Calculator for Surprise Jackets to either the pattern or the book. The calculator is a digital product; you choose the dimensions and gauge you want and the Calculator generates easy to follow row-by-row instructions for your custom-sized baby, child, or adult Surprise Jacket for print or download. Ravelry: Adult Surprise Jacket pattern by Elizabeth Zimmermann Adult version of the Baby Surprise Jacket pattern by Elizabeth Zimmermann "All of the math has been done for you in this version of the classic pattern. Ravelry: Schoolhouse Press Patterns A-B-C-SJ (Adult, Baby, Child's Surprise Jacket) - .
Jun 08, 2009 · Several people have asked me to share my ASJ calculator to help do the math for Elizabeth Zimmermann's Adult Surprise Jacket pattern. I emailed it to a bunch of people, but now I think it's easier just to post it. Feel free to download this calculator Author: Diana. E. Z.'s Surprise Jacket (Adult) You get to choose the weight and colors of the yarns and using your own measurements make a one-of-a-kind jacket that is sure to be a favorite! Elizabeth Zimmerman’s ingenious mitred technique is what makes this a surprise!