Saturday, 5 September 2020

Jema Hat

 Jemma Baby Hat 

This sweet little baby hat is lovely for a newborn baby. 

Jema Hat                        0 - 3 months



Width:    6¼“ (15.75cm),   12½” (31.5cm) all around 

Height:   5¾ “ (14.5cm)



DK yarn ~ around 15g

4mm needles



Cast on 63 stitches  

Start with a garter stitch border – knit 6 rows



Row 1:                * k1, yo, k2 tog, repeat from * to end

Row 2:                Same as Row 1

Knit 4 rows

Repeat these 6 pattern rows four times more

Knit 4 rows, increasing one stitch at the beg of the last row          (64sts)


Shape the top ~


Row 1:             * K5, k2tog, repeat from * last st, k1                           (55sts)

Rows 2, 4, 6, 8 & 10:       S1, knit to end

Row 3:             * K4, k2tog, repeat from * to last s, k1                        (46sts) 

Row 5:             * K3, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                       (37sts)

Row 7:             * K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                       (28sts)

Row 9:             * K1, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                       (19sts)

Row 11:           * K2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                             (10sts)

Row 12:            K2tog across the row                                                 (5sts)


Cut the yarn leaving a ‘tail’ to use for sewing up

With a yarn needle, pull the yarn through all the remaining loops and secure

Sew up the side seam and darn away ends.

You will find the instructions for my matching baby blanket on this link ~

There is also a sweet Little Treasure Gift Bag ~

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

This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied or reproduced
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  1. Ces bonnets sont magnifiques;
    Par contre je ne comprends pas l'explication K1 K2 YO

  2. Just finished the newborn beanie and it turned out beautifully. Thank you.