Wow, where did June go?
I have been knitting...really. Here's proof:
As a result, this modern color combo was born – a little mocha trim and pink and mocha pom-pom baby hat! A fast knit and 100% cotton yarn.
Free Pixie Baby Hat Pattern
1 ball Patons Grace in pink
1 ball Patons Grace in mocha
size 5 circulars (16”)
size 5 dpns
Size – 3-6 month old
CO 80 (long tail method cast on) in Mocha on circs.
Knit in stockinette for 1 inch, cut Mocha yarn
Switch color – knit 1 row stockinette in Pink yarn
*K6, P2* ribbing for 4 inches
Begin Decreases –
SSK, k2, K2Tog, P2 to the end of row (60 stitches)
K4, P2 for 1 inch (switch to dpns)
SSK, k1, K2Tog, P2 to the end of row (40 stitches)
K2, P2 for 1 inch
K2Tog, P2Tog to the end of row (20 stitches)
K1, P1 for 4 rows
K2Tog to end of row (10 stitches), then repeat, ending with 5 stitches
Begin I-cord for 4 rows, cut string, thread through remaining loops
Make pom pom using smallest maker, with 1 color of each yarn. Sew pom-pom to top of hat.
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