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Thank you to my grandson,
Marcelo, age 3 for modeling the sweater.

See Matching Cardigan Jacket
 Pattern HERE

See More free
Bamboozle Patterns
Here

 

Bamboozle Baby Hat
free knit baby hat pattern in bamboo yarn
See matching Jacket-Cardigan pattern here.

Designed & Knit by Dawn Leeseman for Crystal Palace Yarns

Size: 6-9 months (12-18 months)

Measurements: 15” (16)” circumference

Materials:
1 50-gr ball Crystal Palace Bamboozle: (shown here in #7190 ‘coral sea’)
Notions: 1 stitch marker
Needles:
Size 6-9 months US Size 6 (4mm) 16” circular and set of double pointed needles
Size 12-18 months US Size7 (4.5 mm) 16” circular and set of 4 double pointed needles

Gauge:
Size 6-9 months: 21 sts and 34 rows = 4" in pattern stitch; using Size 6 (4.5 mm) needles
Size 12-18 months: 20 sts and 32 rows = 4" in pattern stitch; using Size 7 (5 mm) needles

Abbreviations: Beg-beginning; CO-cast on; k-knit; k2tog-knit 2 stitches together; PM-place marker; p-purl; p2tog-purl 2 stitches together; rem-remaining; rep-repeat; rnd-round; st(s)-stitch(es)

Directions:
Note: Size 6-9 months use Size 6 needle; Size 12-18 months use Size 7 needles; or size necessary to obtain gauge.

CO 80 sts. Purl 1 row.
PM for beg of rnd, join into round, be careful not to twist sts.
Rnds 1, 4, and 5: Purl.
Rnds 2, 3, and 6: Knit.
Rnds 7 and 8: *K2, p2; rep from * to end of rnd.
Rnds 9 and 10: Knit.
Rep rnds 7-10 until piece measures approximately 4 ½” (4 ¾)” from CO edge, end after working rnd 8.
Crown Shaping:
Change to double pointed needles when necessary.
Dec Rnd 1: *K2tog, p2tog; rep from * to end of rnd—40 sts.
Rnds 2, 5, and 6: *K1, p1; rep from * around.
Rnds 3 and 4: Knit.
Rnd 7: K1, *k2tog around to last st; knit last st together with first st on next round.
Rnd 8: Repeat round 7—10 sts.

Cut yarn leaving an 8” tail. Thread tail through rem sts, draw tight, and fasten off. Weave in tail to inside. At CO edge weave end to join the 1st row, then weave to inside.

copyright 2010 Crystal Palace Yarns/Straw Into Gold, Inc. - We are happy to share this pattern with knitters. The pattern may be used for non-commercial personal or knitting guild use. It is not to be used in any publication in print nor should it be reproduced in electronic/digital format without permission. Knitting Shops carrying Crystal Palace Yarns Bamboozle are welcome to use this free pattern for their customers.

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