Cotton Candy Toddler Hat
By Jennifer Dickerson
Cotton Candy is a fun toddler hat that is easy to knit, finished off with a big beautiful bloom.
Worsted weight yarn in fun color(s) of your choice
US8 16” Circular Needle for hat
4 US8 DPNs for hat
US10.5 Straight needles for flower
- 24 stitches and 17 rows = 4 inches
- Toddler (1-3 years)
Instructions for Hat:
CO 72 sts
PM and join in the round, being careful not to twist.
Work 6 rounds of K2, P2 ribbing
Work in st st (knit each round) until hat measures 6.5” from CO edge
Row 1: K2, K2tog around
Row 2: Knit
Row 3: K1, K2tog around
Row 4: Knit
Row 5: K2tog around
Using tapestry needle, break yarn leaving a long tail. Thread through remaining stitches and pull tightly. Weave in ends.
Instructions for Bloom:
CO 10 sts
Row 1: KFB each st to end of row (20 sts)
Row 2: Purl
Row 3: KFB each st to end of row (40 sts)
Row 4: Purl
Row 5: KFB each st to end of row (80 sts)
Row 6: Purl
Row 7: KFB each st to end of row (160 sts)
BO all sts
Stitch bloom to hat and weave in ends.
© Jennifer Dickerson 2013
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