This cabled aviator hat will keep your little one super cosy in winter!
This adorable hat has simple repeat cables, a pixie top, and plaited ties that are finished with little pompoms.
This PDF knitting pattern has instructions for the following sizes:
Newborn, 0-2 months, 2-8 months, 8-24 months, 2-5 years,
Knitted in DK (US Light worsted) on 4mm (US6) needles. Choose any DK yarn that knits to the same tension listed below.
10cms/4 inches = 22 sts
10cms/4 inches = 28 rows
The following Merino yarns are recommended:
Sublime Extra Fine Merino DK, Debbie Bliss Rialto DK, Rowan Extra Fine Merino DK, and Valley Yarns Superwash Merino DK
Separate detailed instructions are included to knit this hat either:
FLAT on a pair of SINGLE POINTED needles / or IN THE ROUND on DPNs
|Size||Hat circumference flat-stretched||Main hat depth|
|Newborn||28-32cm (11-12 1/2 in)||12cm (4 3/4 in)|
|2-8 m||32-36cm (12 1/2-14 1/4 in)||14cm (5 1/2 in|
|8-24 m||36-42cm (14 1/4 - 16 1/2 in)||16cm (6 1/4 in)|
|2-5yrs||40 - 50cm (15 3/4 - 19 3/4 in||18cm (7 in)|
You will need:
35 (45, 55, 70) gms DK – Sublime Extra Fine Merino DK or Valley Superwash DK
73 (95, 116, 147)m 80.5 (104, 127, 161) yds
1 pair of 4mm (US6) single pointed needles or/ 5 x 4mm double pointed needles
Cable needle 4mm (US6)
Pom Pom maker – Approx 3cms in diameter for newborn and 2-8 m / Approx 4cms in diameter for 8-24m. 2-5 years
Please note: Ensure that your pompoms are attached to the plaited ties securely and that young babies are not left unattended whilst wearing this hat due to the plaited ties and pompoms.
Easy to read knitting patterns with separate detailed row by row instructions for each size 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.
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©Copyright all rights reserved. Linda Whaley. July 2017.
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