Cotton Bam Boo Baby Hat
|approx – approximately||BC– see Special Terms||beg– begin(ning)||BOR– beginning of round|
|CO– cast on||dec– decrease||dpn(s)– double pointed needle(s)||k– knit|
|k2tog– see Special Terms||meas– measures||p– purl||p2tog– see Special Terms|
|pc(s)– piece(s)||pm– place marker(s)||rem– remain(ning)||rep– repeat|
|rnd(s) – round(s)||ssk– see Special Terms||st(s) – stitch(es)||St st – Stockinette Stitch|
|yo– see Special Terms|
0 – 6 (6 –18) months
Cotton Bam Boo
• 1 ball 3654 Glass Slipper
• One 16" circular size US 5 (3.75 mm) Or size to obtain gauge
• One set double pointed needles (dpns) size US 5 (3.75 mm)
• Stitch marker
• 3⁄4 yards of 1⁄4" ribbon
• Tapestry needle
24 sts and 34 rnds = 4" in Baby Cable Rib, slightly stretched.
Take time to save time, check your gauge.
k2tog: knit 2 sts together (1 st decreased)
yo: Yarn over (1 st increased)
BC: (Baby Cable) Knit 2 sts together, leaving sts on left-hand needle, knit into the first st again, slip both sts off left-hand needle
p2tog: Purl 2 sts together (1 st decreased)
ssk: (slip, slip, knit) Slip 2 sts, 1 at a time, knitwise to the right-hand needle; return sts to left-hand needle in turned position and knit them together through the back loops (1 st decreased).
Circular Stockinette Stitch (St st): Knit all sts, every rnd.
Baby Cable Rib: (multiple of 4 sts) (also, see chart)
Rnds 1 and 2: *P1, k2, p1; rep from * around
Rnd 3: *P1, BC, p1; rep from * around.
Rnd 4; Rep Rnd 2.
Rep Rnds 1– 4 for Baby Cable Rib
With circular needle, CO 176 (192) sts;
place marker (pm) for beg-of-rnd (BOR) and join to beg working in-the–rnd, being careful not to twist sts.
Begin St st; work even until pc meas 3⁄4 (1)" from beg.
Shape Ruffle, Dec Rnd:
*K2tog; rep from * around—88 (96) sts rem. Work 1 rnd even.
Eyelet Rnd: *K2tog, yo, k9 (10); rep from * around—8 eyelet holes. Work 1 rnd even.
Change to Baby Cable Rib; work even for approx 5 (6)" from beg of Baby Cable Rib, ending after rnd 3.
Shape Crown: Note: Change to dpns when necessary.
Rnd 1: *P1, k2, p2tog, k2, p1; rep from * to end—77 (84) sts rem.
Rnd 2: Knit the knit sts, purl the purl sts as they face you.
Rnd 3: Remove marker, p1, pm (BOR has been moved) *k2, p1, k2, p2tog; rep from * around—66 (72) sts rem.
Rnd 4: *BC, p1; rep from * around.
Rnd 5: *K1, ssk, k2, p1; rep from * around—55 (60) sts rem.
Rnd 6: *K4, p1; rep from * around.
Rnd 7: *K3, ssk; rep from * around—44 (48) sts rem.
Rnd 8: Knit all sts.
Rnd 9: Ssk around—22 (24) sts rem.
Break yarn, leaving approx 6" tail.
Thread tail onto tapestry needle, then pull tail through rem sts.
Pull tight and weave in end.
Weave ribbon through eyelets and tie in bow.