Knit Newborn Hat


Knitted Newborn Hat

Materials:
Soft Worsted weight yarn –
About 2 oz main color (MC)
and 3/4 oz contrasting color (CC)
Size 8 Needles

Directions:
CO 54 in CC

Work 1” in seed stitch (row 1, k1, p1 across – remaining rows k all p sts, p all k sts)
Change to MC

Next: Beginning with knit work 3 rows in stockinette

Next: Work 2 rows in knit

Next: Beginning with p, work 6 rows in stockinette

Next: Work 2 rows in knit

Next: Beginning with p, work in stockinette until hat measures 5” from beginning, ending with a p row.

Decrease row: (K2 tog, k next 5) across.

Next row: P across.

Decrease row: (K2 tog, k next 4) across.

Last row: P across.

Cut yarn, leaving a long end for sewing. Thread tapestry needle and weave yarn through top stitches, pull tight to gather. Sew seam. Add pompom if you wish.

(c)Heartfelt Creations 2003

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One response to this post.

  1. Posted by Vik on July 20, 2006 at 2:26 pm

    Cute hat!

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