Friday, August 21, 2015

Striped Baby Hat

Striped Baby Hat
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Created by:  Heather Wells

Materials
Color A: Blue Light Worsted Weight Yarn
Color B: White Light Worsted Weight Yarn
Yarn Needle, and Scissors
Knit in Snuggly Wuggly

Needle Size
U.S. 6 (4mm) Dpns

Gauge: 22s / 30 r  = 4”
Sizes Preemie, 0-3 mos, 3-6 mos, 6-12 mos, Toddler

Color Pattern:  Knit 4 rounds in Color B, Four Rounds in Color A.  Repeat.

Cast on 56, 64, 80, 88, 96  evenly across 4 dpn needles with Color A, and join in the round being careful not to twist cast on.
Rounds 1 -6:  *In Color A knit 2, purl 2.  Repeat from * around.
Continue in Stockinette Stitch Knitting all remaining rows in color pattern.

Preemie Start Shaping rounds when piece measures 2 ½” in length
0-3 mos:  Start Shaping when piece measures 3 ½”  in length
3-6 mos:  Start shaping when piece measures 4” in length
6-12 mos: Start shaping when piece Measures 4 ½”  in length
Toddler:  Start shaping when piece measures 5” in length

Shaping rounds,  keeping in color pattern
Round 1: *Knit 6, K2tog.  Repeat from * around.
All even Rounds:  Knit
Round 3: *Knit 5, K2tog.  Repeat from * around.
Round 5: *Knit 4, K2tog. Repeat from * around.
Round 7: *Knit 3, K2tog.  Repeat from * around.
Round 9: *Knit 2, K2tog.  Repeat from * around.
Round 11: * Knit 1, K2tog.  Repeat from * around
Round 13: K2tog around.

**For  the toddler size knit one more round, then repeat row 13 one more time.

Using yarn needle pull yarn through all remaining stitches, and weave in all ends.  

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6 comments:

  1. Thank you so much for the lovely video and pattern! <3 One of the best ones I have come across :)

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  2. Thank you so much for this cute little hat pattern. I love that you included a lot of different sizes. It is such a sweet hat thanks again.

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  3. do you have an email sign up for your blog?

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  4. How can I distribute 56 cast on on 4 double pointed needles when In the video you distributed your cast on onto three needles evenly and then used the 4th one to knit.could you please explain it to me

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  5. It's OK .jostling figured it out. Thanks

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  6. It's OK .jostling figured it out. Thanks

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