Saturday, 25 February 2017

Babbity Hats in 2 colours

I love these sweet little hats - so simple but so cute!
 
Babbity Baby Hats
 

 
Babbity Baby Hats        in 2 colours
DK yarn in 2 complementary colours
4mm needles
 
Very Small Premature Baby  7″ circumference,  3½“ high
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 36sts
1st Row:         S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using main colour yarn ~
3rd Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 3 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
9th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
11th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row three times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and continue using main colour only ~
15th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
16th Row:       S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows four times more
 
Shape Top ~
Next Row:      *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (29sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (22sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (15sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      K2tog across row to last st, k1                           (8sts)                              
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 

Small  Premature Baby  8″ circumference,  4“ high
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 46sts
1st Row:         S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 3 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
7th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 3 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
11th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
13th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 5 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and continue using main colour only ~
19th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
20th Row:       S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows 4 times more

Shape Top ~
Next Row:      *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (33sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (25sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (17sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      K2tog across row to last st, k1                            (9sts)                             
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
 
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
 
Medium Premature Baby  9″ circumference, 4½“ high
 
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 46sts
1st Row:         S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 3 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
7th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 5 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
13th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
15th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 5 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and continue using main colour only ~
21st Row:       S1, knit to end of row
22nd Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows five times more
 
Shape Top ~
Next Row:      *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (37sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (28sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (19sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      K2tog across row to last st, k1                           (10sts)                                                                                         
                
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
 
Large  Premature Baby  10″ circumference, 5“ high
 
 
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 51sts
1st Row:         S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 3 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
5th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
7th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 5 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
13th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
15th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 5 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and continue using main colour only ~
21st Row:       S1, knit to end of row
22nd Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows 7 times more
 
Shape Top ~
Next Row:      *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (41sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (31sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (21sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      K2tog across row to last st, k1                           (11sts)                                                                               
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
Sew up side seam and weave in ends.
 
 
 
Newborn Baby  11″ circumference, 5½ “ high
 
 
Using contrast colour yarn, cast on 56sts
1st Row:         S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 5 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
7th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
9th Row:        S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 7 times more
Using main colour yarn ~
17th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row once more
Using contrast colour yarn ~
19th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
Repeat this row 7 times more
Cut off contrast colour yarn and continue using main colour only ~
27th Row:       S1, knit to end of row
28th Row:       S1, purl to last st, k1
Repeat the last 2 rows 6 times more
 
Shape Top ~
Next Row:      *K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (45sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (34sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1
Next Row:      *K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1               (23sts)
Next Row:      S1, purl to last st, k1 
Next Row:      K2tog across row to last st, k1                           (12sts)                                       
Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’.
With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure
Sew up side seam and weave in ends
 
Babbity Baby Hats
 
 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
Copyright © 2017 ‘made by marianna’  All Rights Reserved
This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
or republished on another webpage or website.
 
 
 


Sunday, 19 February 2017

Meadow Sweet Baby Blanket

 
Meadow Sweet Baby Blanket
 

Meadow Sweet Baby Blanket


 
Angel Baby ~ 14½”

DK yarn ~ around 60g

4.5mm needles

Tension ~ 21sts = 4” (10cm)
 

Cast on 76sts

Knit 8 rows

 
Pattern:

1st Row:       S1, knit to end

2nd Row:       S1, k4, purl to last 5sts, k5

3rd Row:       S1, k4, *K2tog, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k2tog, k2tog, repeat from * to last 5sts, k5

4th Row:       S1, knit to end

These 4 rows form the pattern

 
Repeat the last 4rows until the blanket is the length desired (around 13”)

(finish after a 4th pattern row)

 
Finish with a garter stitch border – knit 9 rows

Cast off knitwise

Darn away ends

 

 
Baby ~ 30”

DK yarn ~ around 240g

4.5mm needles

Tension ~ 21sts = 4” (10cm)
 

Cast on 155sts

Knit 10 rows

 
Pattern:

1st Row:       S1, knit to end

2nd Row:       S1, k5, purl to last 6sts, k6

3rd Row:       S1, k5, *K2tog, k2tog, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k1, yo, k2tog, k2tog, repeat from * to last 6sts, k6

4th Row:       S1, knit to end

These 4 rows form the pattern

 
Repeat the last 4rows until the blanket is the length desired (around 29”)

(finish after a 4th pattern row)


Finish with a garter stitch border – knit 11 rows

Cast off knitwise

Darn away ends


 
 
 I am happy for you to use my patterns for your own use or for charity donations.
In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.  
However, please do not copy my patterns
 
Copyright © 2017 ‘made by marianna’  All Rights Reserved
This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
or republished on another webpage or website.