Monday, 23 November 2015

Jack & Jill ~ Premature Baby Hats

You love my little Jack & Jill Premature Baby Cardigan Jacket  - so here are the matching hats. Hope you like them too.
 
Small, Medium & Large Preemie sizes.
 



 
 DK (8ply) yarn         Small Preemie ~    4 - 6 g            Medium Preemie ~ 8 - 10g            Large Preemie ~ 12 - 14g
 
‘Jack & Jill’  Unisex Baby Beanie Hat
 
Gauge / Tension   22sts = 4” (10cm)
 
 
Small Premature Baby    7″ circumference, 3 ½“ high


 
 
Using 4mm needles & DK yarn, cast on 37sts
 
Border ~
 
1st Row:  S1, knit to end of row
 
Repeat this row once more
 
Pattern ~
 
3rd Row:            S1, knit to end of row
 
4th Row:            S1, *p3, k1, repeat from * to end
 
Repeat the last two rows until work measures 2”, ending after a knit row
 
Next Row:         S1, purl to last 2sts, k2tog                                 (36sts)
 
Next Row:         S1, knit to end of row
 
Next Row:         S1, purl to last st, k1
 
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, repeat from * 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.
 
 
 
Medium Premature Baby    9″ circumference, 4 ½“ high
 
 
 
 
 
 
Using 4mm needles & DK yarn, cast on 45sts
 
Border ~
 
1st Row:  S1, knit to end of row
 
Repeat this row 3 times more
 
Pattern ~
 
5th Row:            S1, knit to end of row
 
6th Row:            S1, *p3, k1, repeat from * to end
 
Repeat the last two rows until work measures 3“, ending after a knit row
 
Next Row:         S1, purl to last st, kfb                            (46sts)
 
Next Row:         S1, knit to end of row
 
Next Row:         S1, purl to last st, k1
 
 
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, repeat from * 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 / Small Newborn    11″ circumference, 5 ½ “ high
 
Using 4mm needles & DK yarn, cast on 57sts
 
Border ~
 
1st Row:  S1, knit to end of row
 
Repeat this row 3 times more
 
Pattern ~
 
5th Row:            S1, knit to end of row
 
6th Row:            S1, *p3, k1, repeat from * to end
 
Repeat the last two rows until work measures 4“, ending after a knit row
 
Next Row:         S1, purl to last 2sts, k2tog                                 (56sts)
 
Next Row:         S1, knit to end of row
 
Next Row:         S1, purl to last st, k1
 
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, knit to end of row
 
Next Row:         * K2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                    (12sts)                                                                                     

Next Row:         S1, purl to last st, k1                                        
                                               
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.
 
 
 
You will find my matching premature baby jackets at ~
 
 
 
 
You will find bigger sizes of this hat at ~
 

 
 

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2 comments :

  1. Gosh Marianna you are on a roll! lovely hats thank you for sharing the patterns for these and the jackets they are so sweet. :) xx

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  2. Brilliant pattern so easy tofollow

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