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Add some colour to your little ones wardrobe with this simple stripe baby/kids' hat. Choose 3 colours for this easy hat knitting pattern... a perfect stash buster!
The hats shown here each use 2 shades (light and dark) of the same colour with cream.

Due to lots of requests this hat has separate instructions to knit this hat either:
FLAT AND SEAMED on single pointed needles OR/ IN THE ROUND on DPNS

This knitting pattern has instructions for the following sizes:
6-8lbs (0-3m, 3-6m, 6-12m, 1-2 yrs, 3-4 yrs, 5-8 years)

Choose any sport yarn that knits on 3.25mm (US3) needles to the tension listed below. 
Recommended yarns are: 
Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino, 
Rowan Baby Cashsoft Merino, 
or Valley Yarns Superwash Sport. 
The little hats shown here were knitted in Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino 
Colours shown here are:
Col 1 Apple/ Col 2 Citrus/ Col 3 Ecru
Col 1 Lipstick Pink/ Col 2 Candy Pink/ Col 3 Ecru
Col 1 Ruby/ Col 2 Lipstick Pink/ Col 3 Ecru
Col 1 Indigo/ Col 2 Denim/ Col 3 Ecru

These yarns are available to purchase via LoveCrafts. Here are the links for you

Buy Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino

Buy Rowan Baby Cashsoft Merino

Stocking stitch
10cms/4 inches  =   25 sts
10cms/4 inches  =   34 rows

Circumference flat - stretched
6-8 lbs 
28-30cms   (11-12in)
11cms (41/2in)
31-34cms   (121/4-131/2in)
12.5cms (5in)
34-38cms   (131/2-15in)
14cms (51/2in)
37-42cms  (141/2-161/2in)
15.5cms (6in)
1-2 yrs   
40-46cms   (153/4-18in)
17cms (63/4in)
3-4 yrs
43-50cms   (17-193/4in)
18.5cms (71/4in)
5-8 yrs 46-54cms   (18-211/4in)

20cms (8in)


You will need: 
A pair of 2.75mm (US2) single pointed needles
A pair of 3.25mm (US3) single pointed needles
/ OR 
5 x 2.75mm (US2) DPNs
5 x 3.25mm (US3) DPNs
Colour 1 (Rib) = 5 (6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11) gm
Colour 2 (Stripe) = 13 (15, 18, 20, 23, 25, 30) gm
Colour 3 (Stripe) = 13 (15, 18, 20, 23, 25, 30) gm

This easy to read knitting pattern has separate detailed row by row instructions and picture charts for each size to help to make this pattern super easy. 
If you are printing this pattern, just print out the size you are knitting along with the 'All Sizes pages to save on ink!  All pages are clearly numbered and indexed.

PDF INSTANT DOWNLOADS are available immediately after purchase. 
PRINTED PATTERNS will be packed up and in the post to you within 1-2 working days and are sent by Royal Mail 1st Class post. 

If you have a question, send us a message via our contact form.... we are always happy to help.

©Copyright all rights reserved. Linda Whaley.  February 2019.
This pattern is copyrighted and is sold for PERSONAL USE ONLY.  The use of this pattern for any other purpose is prohibited. Sharing, re-selling, or distributing this knitting pattern, making & selling a finished hand knit from this knitting pattern, are all prohibited.