Kelly's Quick Newborn Hat 

 

 

This pattern uses worsted weight yarn instead of baby weight yarn. 

I used two different hooks to get two different sized hats. 

Size I hook: 12" around by 6" tall. 

Size J hook: 13" around by 6" tall. 

Please use a soft yarn, some suggestions:  

Studio Classic by Nicole from AC Moore 

I Love this yarn from Hobby Lobby 

Vanna's Choice 

Red Heart Soft 

 

Chain 2 does NOT count as first stitch, you will be joining to the first DC of round. 

 

Basic Hat Pattern  

Chain 6, join to form ring. 

Row 1: Ch 2, work 16 dc in ring. Join to first dc. (16 DC) 

Row 2: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in next stitch * work 2dc in next, 1 dc in next* around. Join to first dc. (24DC) 

Row 3: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 2 sts * work 2 dc in next st, 1dc in each of next 2 sts* around. Join.  (32DC) 

Row 4: Ch 2, work 2 dc in joining st, 1 dc in each of next 7 sts * work 2 dc in next st,1dc in each of next 7 sts* around. Join. (36DC) 

Row 5-11: Ch 2, work dc in joining st and each st around. Join. (36DC) 

 

Row 12: Ch 1, sc in each st around. Join. (36DC)