Ladder Stitch Baby Hat

 

Monday, March 26, 2007

This hat is worked in the round. You can use 12" circulars or dpns, or magic loop.

If using circulars you will need to switch to dpns when hat gets to small.

 

Worsted Weight yarn

size 9 needles

 

Cast on 48 Sts, join being careful not to twist yarn.

 

Work in K2, P2 ribbing for 6 rows

 

Pattern Stitch:

Rows 1-2: K4, P4 around

Rows 3-4: P4, K4 around

Repeat rows 1-4 five more times.

 

Knit one row even.

 

Decrease rows:

Row 1: K4, K2tog around

Row 2: Knit around

Row 3: K3, K2tog around

Row 4: Knit around

Row 5: K2, K2tog around

Row 6: Knit around

Row 7: K1, K2tog around

Row 8: K2tog around

 

Cut yarn and run thru remainder of sts, pull up tight and fasten off.

 

 

©2007 Kelly Kearney

 

If you make one of these for a gift please consider making one for charity.

Do not sell pattern.

Do not post pattern to your site, please post just the link.