Newborn baby hat Pattern
Hook - G/6 - 4.25mm
Yarn - Red Heart Super Saver in Orchid - Medium weight 4
CH - Chain
DC - Double Crochet
FPDC - Front Post Double Crochet
BPDC - Back Post Double Crochet
SS - Slip Stitch
Start with a magic circle.
Rd 1: CH 2 and make 11 DC in ring, pull circle closed and SS in top of first DC - 12DC
Rd 2: CH 2 and FPDC around first DC (the chain 2 on the previous round) *DC in the top of the next DC then FPDC around the same DC; repeat from * around then SS in top of first FPDC - 24DC
Rd 3: CH 2 and *FPDC around FPDC of previous rd, DC in top of DC and DC in top of next FPDC; repeat from * around then SS in top of first FPDC - 36DC
Rd 4: CH 2 and *FPDC around FPDC of previous rd, DC in top of next 2 DCs, DC in top of next FPDC; repeat from * around then SS in top of first FPDC - 48DC
Rd 11: CH2 and BPDC around each DC/FPDC around, SS in top of first BPDC
Rds 12 & 13: CH2 BPDC around each BPDC around, SS in top of first BPDC and fasten off.
Two colour hat
CC1 - light pink
CC2 - soft white
Start with CC1 and make the magic ring and Rd 1. Use CC2 to slip stitch Rd 1 Closed.
Rd 2: chain 1 in CC2 and use CC2 for the next chain and 1st FPDC but use CC1 to pull through the last two loops of the FPDC, change again on the last two loops of the DC. The FPDC should be in CC1 and the DCs in CC2.
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