This sweet little classic Pinafore dress has absolutely no seaming! Dress bodice comes with two options, plus Charts for the hemline and Bodice. You could also knit this in plain stocking stitch, with no fair isle, which would be suitable for the Beginner
Although I'd probably forgo the buttons. I'm too paranoid about choking hazards--especially because my little guy puts EVERYTHING into his mouth. >>Ravelry: Hooded Sleep Sack pattern by Jeannie Chin in More Quick Baby Knits"