Sunday, 28 November 2021

Mini Santa Hat and Mini Elf Hat

 

Mini Santa Hat and Mini Elf Hat



Knitted in 'next-to-no-time' these cute little hats make a great Christmas decoration - 
or put a Fererro Rocher inside for a little surprise !

Size:

Width - 2" 

Height - 3"


Tension/ Gauge:

22sts = 4" 


Mini Santa Hat

 

Mini Santa Hat

Requires:

DK yarn

4mm needles

Using white, cast on 21sts

1st Row:           S1, * k1, p1, repeat from * to last 2sts, k2

2nd Row:          S1, * p1, k1, repeat from * to end

Repeat the last 2 rows once more

Change to red ~

Stocking stitch 6 rows

11th Row:         (K5, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (18sts)

12th, and every alternate row:   S1, purl to last st, k1

13th Row:         (K4, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (15sts)

15th Row:         (K3, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (12sts)

17th Row:         (K2, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (9sts)

19th Row:         (K1, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (6sts)

21st Row:         (K2tog) 3 times                                                           (3sts)

22nd Row:        S1, purl to last st, k1

23rd Row:         S1, k2tog, psso

Fasten off

Join the seam

Darn away ends

Add a little pom-pom or bobble


 

Mini Elf’s Hat

 

Mini Elf Hat

Requires:

DK yarn

4mm needles

Using white, cast on 21sts

1st Row:           S1, * k1, p1, repeat from * to last 2sts, k2

2nd Row:          S1, * p1, k1, repeat from * to end

Repeat the last 2 rows once more

Add in red ~ and work in stripes - 2 rows red, 2 rows white throughout  

Stocking stitch 6 rows

11th Row:         (K5, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (18sts)

12th, and every alternate row:   S1, purl to last st, k1

13th Row:         (K4, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (15sts)

15th Row:         (K3, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (12sts)

17th Row:         (K2, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (9sts)

19th Row:         (K1, k2tog) 3 times                                                     (6sts)

21st Row:         (K2tog) 3 times                                                           (3sts)

22nd Row:        S1, purl to last st, k1

23rd Row:         S1, k2tog, psso

Fasten off

Join the seam

Darn away ends

Add a little pom-pom or tiny jingle bell


You will find my Mini Christmas Puddings on this link ~

 https://mariannaslazydaisydays.blogspot.com/2015/11/mini-christmas-pudding.html

 

Mini Christmas Pudding

 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.    

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This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied, shared, reproduced
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Tuesday, 23 November 2021

FREYA Baby Hat

 I just knitted this sweet little hat - for a sweet little baby girl called Freya ! 

FREYA Baby Hat 


Hope her Mumma likes it!  

FREYA Baby Hat       for a baby of around 6 – 9 months

 

Requirements:

DK yarn

4mm and 5mm needles

 

Tension:

22sts = 4” across stocking stitch as worked, on 4mm needles

18sts = 4” across pattern as worked, on 5mm needles

 

Size:

Width – 7” across, 14” all around

Width – 6½”

 

Instructions:

Using 4mm needle cast on 64sts

Work 6 rows in st-st  (this will curl up ……. don’t worry – it’s meant to!)

 

Change to 5mm needles and work in pattern ~

Row 1:   S1, k2, * yrn, k2, pass the yrn over the k2, k2, repeat from * to last st, k1

Row 2:   S1, purl to last st, k1

Row 3:   S1, * yrn, k2, pass the yrn over the k2, k2, repeat from * to last 3sts, yrn, k2, pass the yrn over the k2, k1

Row 4:   S1, purl to last st, k1

Repeat these 4 pattern rows 7 times more

 

Next Row:       K2tog across row                                32sts

Next Row:       P2tog across row                                16sts

Next Row:       K2tog across row                                8sts

Next Row:       S1, purl to last st, k1

Next Row:       K2tog across row                                4sts

Knit 14 rows on these 4sts for the top-knot

Cast off

 

Join the side seam

Tie a knot in the garter stitch rows for a top knot

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

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This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied, shared, reproduced
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Monday, 22 November 2021

Crochet Star Coasters

 I have made a start on some cute star-shaped crochet coasters for Christmastime.

I found some sparkly silver and sparkly green yarn in my stash that is just perfect for this!  

Crochet Star Coasters

I tried adding a hanging cord one to see how they would look as hanging decorations - and that looks great too.


Crochet Star Coaster        


Requirements:

DK yarn

3.5mm or 4mm crochet hook

 

Size:

4½ - 5” across

 

Pattern:

This pattern is written in UK terminology      

tr = treble crochet         dtr = double treble crochet        

htr = half treble crochet         dc = double crochet          ch = chain

 

Worked in the round

Chain 4, join with a slip stitch into a ring

Round 1:   Ch3, 1tr into ring, ch2, (2tr, ch2) 5 times into ring, slip stitch to join (24sts)

Round 2:   Slip stitch to next space, ch2 then 2tr in same space, ch2, (3tc in next space, ch2) 5 times, join with slip stitch    (30sts)

Round 3:   Ch5,  (1tr in 2nd stitch, 3tc in next space, 1tr in next stitch, ch2) 5 times, 1tr in 2nd stitch, 3tc in next space, 1tr in next stitch, join with slip stitch (42sts)

Round 4:   Ch1, (1dc in next space, 1dc in next stitch, ch7, 1dc into 6th stitch) 6 times, join with slip stitch                   (60sts)

Round 5: Slip stitch to next space, ch1, 1htr, 2tr, 1dtr, ch2, 1dtr, 2tr, 2htr into space, (2htr, 2tr, 1dtr, ch2, 1dtr, 2tr, 2htr into next space) 5 times, join with slip stitch

Round 6: OPTIONAL work 1dc in each stitch all around

Fasten off  

Weave in ends

Crochet Star Coaster - Sparkly Silver

Crochet Star Coaster - Sparkly Green


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In addition:  You can gift or sell any finished items you make from my patterns.    

However, please do not copy my patterns

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Monday, 15 November 2021

Baby or Baby Doll Santa Hat

 

Baby or Baby Doll Santa Hat 

Modelled by Baby Annabell



Santa Baby Hat                Premature Baby or Baby Doll   (Baby Annabell)

 

Size:


Width:    5“ (10cm),   10“ (20cm) all around 

 

Requires:


DK yarn in white and red  (around 12 - 15g)

3.25mm & 4mm needles

 

Instructions: 

Using 3.25mm needles and white yarn ~

Cast on 57sts

Work 8 rows in rib (or garter stitch)

Change to 4mm needles and red yarn ~

Work 16 rows in stocking stitch (one row knit, one row purl)

 

Shape Top

 

Row 1:   K1, * k5, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  49sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 5:   K1, * k4, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  41sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 9:   K1, * k3, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  33sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 13:   K1, * k2, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 25sts

Work 11 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 25:   K1, * k1, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 17sts

Work 11 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 37:   K1, * k2tog, repeat from * to end                                     9sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 45:   K1, * k2tog, repeat from * to end                                     5sts

Work 6 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 52:   S1, p2tog, p2tog                                                             3sts

Row 53:   S1, k2tog, psso                                                    

 

Cut off yarn

Fasten off

 

Join seam

Darn away ends

Add a pom-pom

 

 

Santa Baby Hat                0 - 3 months


Size:

Width:    5¼“ (14.5cm),   11½“ (29cm) all around 

 

Requires:


DK yarn in white and red

3.25mm & 4mm needles


Instructions: 

Using 3.25mm needles and white yarn ~

Cast on 63sts

Work 8 rows in rib (or garter stitch), increasing one stitch at the end of the last row               64sts

Change to 4mm needles and red yarn

Work 20 rows in stocking stitch (one row knit, one row purl)

 

Shape Top

Row 1:   K1, * k5, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  55sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 5:   K1, * k4, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  46sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 9:   K1, * k3, k2 tog, repeat from * to end                                 37sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 13:   K1, * k2, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 28sts

Work 11 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 25:   K1, * k1, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 19sts

Work 11 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 37:   K1, * k2tog, repeat from * to end                                     10sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 45:   * K2tog, repeat from * to end                                          5sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 53:   K1, k2tog, k2tog                                                             3sts

Row 54:   Purl across row

 

Row 55:   S1, k2tog, psso                                                    

 

Cut off yarn

Fasten off

 

Join seam

Darn away ends

Add a pom-pom

 

 

 

Santa Baby Hat                     6 – 9 months              


Size:

Width:    6½“ (16.5cm),   13“ (33cm) all around 

 

Requires:
 

DK yarn in white and red (around 26 - 30g)

3.25mm & 4mm needles

 

Instructions:       

Using 3.25 mm needles and white yarn cast on 71sts

Work 8 rows in rib (or garter stitch)

Change to 4mm needles and red yarn ~

Work 24 rows in stocking stitch (one row knit, one row purl)

 

Shape Top


Row 1:    K1, * k5, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  61sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 5:    K1, * k4, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  51sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 9:      K1, * k3, k2 tog, repeat from * to end                                 41sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 13:    K1, * k2, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 31sts

Work 11 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 25:    K1, * k1, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 21sts

Work 11 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 37:   * K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                              16sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 45:   K1,* k2tog, k2, repeat from * to last 3sts, k2tog, k1            12sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 53:   K2tog across row                                                               6sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 57:   K2tog across row                                                                               

Row 58:   Purl across row

Row 59:   S1, k2tog, psso                                                     

 

Cut off yarns

Fasten off

 

Join seam

Darn away ends

Add a pom-pom



Santa Hat                     1 – 3 years                 


Size:

Width:    7½“ (18cm),   15“ (38cm) all around 

 

Requires:
 

DK yarn in white and red (around 32g)

3.25mm & 4mm needles

 

 

Instructions:       

Using 3.25 mm needles and white yarn cast on 81sts

Work 8 rows in rib (or garter stitch)


Change to 4mm needles and red yarn ~

Work 28 rows in stocking stitch (one row knit, one row purl)

  

Shape Top


Row 1:    K1, * k6, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  71sts

Work 5 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 7:    K1, * k5, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                  61sts

Work 5 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 13:    K1, * k4, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                51sts

Work 5 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 19:      K1, * k3, k2 tog, repeat from * to end                              41sts

Work 5 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 25:    K1, * k2, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 31sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 33:    K1, * k1, k2tog, repeat from * to end                                 21sts

Work 11 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 45:   * K2, k2tog, repeat from * to last st, k1                              16sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 53:   K1,* k2tog, k2, repeat from * to last 3sts, k2tog, k1            12sts

Work 7 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 61:   K2tog across row                                                               6sts

Work 3 rows in stocking stitch, starting with a purl row

 

Row 65:   K2tog across row                                                                            

Row 66:   Purl across row 

Row 67:   S1, k2tog, psso                                                     

 

Cut off yarns

Fasten off

 

Join seam

Darn away ends

Add a pom-pom

Baby or Baby Doll Santa Hat 


 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 © 2021 ‘made by marianna’        All Rights Reserved
This pattern (the information and photos) may not be copied, shared, reproduced
or republished on any other webpage or website.