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Newborn Caps - Baby Hats

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Newborn Caps - Baby Hats

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Marjolijn Tervoort    December 18, 2014
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This is a great pattern. Easy to follow even for a beginner as me and English is not my native language.
It might look complicated but once you're doing it it's easy peasy!

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eggo    December 6, 2014
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I purchased this pattern when my grandchild was born. I had made one in white and then made a pink one in the hospital so she could wear it home. I have made them as gifts for everyone, they all love them because they fit so great. Thanks for a great pattern.

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megglynn15871135    November 22, 2014
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Starting in row 5, what does the "sk" stand for?

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JeanieK  November 28, 2014
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sk is skip

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angels251242552629    October 17, 2014
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Is this worked all as one piece or do you have to stitch together.

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Natasha Lindsay-Bowe    April 26, 2014
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row 4 has me stumped! I ended up with 48 DCs instead of 42.

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kymmie15    April 21, 2014
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I would love to purchase this pattern. I am new to the site, not sure how it works. Any info would be so appreciated. This pattern is gorgeous, and I have my first niece on the way!! :) Please email me @ kcontois69@shaw.ca Thank you in advance!

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soccermom02    Last response: March 11, 2014
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I ordered this pattern on 3/11/2014 at 10:31 pm and I got a email confirming it but it isn't in my pattern library, do u know how to fix that?

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JeanieK  March 21, 2014
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If it is still missing from your pattern library, send an email to the address on your payment confirmation and I can email a copy of the pattern to you.

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lizabearrr    November 25, 2013
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This was a great pattern. Easy to figure out and you can finish it in an hour or so.

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MarieAStave    October 24, 2013
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These are superquick and so easy to make. Adorable!

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lmmitch2082048    October 10, 2013
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I am new to this site. I worked at a hospital a few yeaars back and some elderly ladies in the community like these to fill up their time in front of the TV. One lady brought in a small garbage bag full to donate wherever we saw fit. We donated to a hospital with a neonatal unit with many babies who were so tiny. They loved them!!! I thought they were too tiny but found they were perfect. Just a thought.

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EchoLin161286296    May 3, 2013
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cute hat, i love the purple color

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csoko08699774    May 21, 2012
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I make baby hats for the hospitals and these look so nice and easy

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Georgiamay    February 2, 2014
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I can't figure out the 'slip ring'...

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Nana Lorie    January 26, 2013
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FYI - I'm a maternity nurse and the average newborn head is 13.5". Make sure these are long enough our they will look like a skull cap/yamika [sp]. You can always fold them up. We have little grannies making these for the nursery and they are never long enough.

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JeanieK  February 1, 2013
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Thanks, that's a good tip. What do you recommend for the hat depth from crown to brim? I've been using the 6" crochet hook as a guide for both width & depth. Have asked the nurses and they've said the fit is fine, but I don't know any babies to try them on to be sure. :-)

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AmandaFiddler    October 8, 2012
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I love this pattern, and have made many many many of them. I only have one problem.... You need more sizes, cause this is the perfect hat for older babies and children too!!!!

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Franstuff  August 21, 2013
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Experiment by adding more crown rows and more stitches to the last crown row. If you follow her formula for making larger or smaller baby hats you should be able to work it out.

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3boys2girls    October 1, 2012
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This pattern was very easy! I have made several to send to a local hospital for newborns!

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KTemple    February 25, 2012
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love this pattern have new grandson coming soon gotta have these

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marley pauline  March 4, 2012
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I love this pattern and your hats so cute

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curt.coat4612470  October 25, 2014
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Hello I have heard from some knitters that if you have a knit pattern (graph) and you want to crochet it, you add 2 stitches for every 1 knit. Maybe you can reverse?

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kmdod50934    March 7, 2012
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wish this was also in knit

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Lola721  March 28, 2012
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Yes, I wish that you have this in knitting pattern, too!

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mccombie5621233  April 14, 2012
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just learn to crochet!

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Franstuff  August 21, 2013
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I don't know why this is, but often people who knit have trouble crocheting, and vise versa. I don't crochet fancy, but I can do man stitches and keep guage, but knitting gives me fits. Although I have found the "picking" instead of "throwing" works better for me. I won't give up.. One day I Will KNIT

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cthibodau367609  September 21, 2013
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knitting is softer to babies' heads; have experience with two preemies, too. Soft is very important as well as non-allergic yarn...no wool!

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athenahal  September 26, 2013
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People who normally crochet & want to learn to knit, have an easier time if they learn continental knitting instead of throwing the yarn over. It is because they are holding the yarn in the same way they crochet. I am a yarn thrower. So I am not trying to say one way is better than another.

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lmmitch2082048  October 10, 2013
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never heard of throwing or picking!and I can't knit either.

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lmmitch2082048  October 10, 2013
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I wound think that if you use baby yarn it would be soft. I love yarn by Deborah Norval..soft and stretchy but my store in town stopped carrying it. Fantastic for scarfs. Would be good for small hats.

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Starfire61    April 19, 2012
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These are very cute! I've crocheted doilies before, so I'm thinking that these new born baby hats wouldn't be that hard, Will they be easy?

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Susie T Homemak  April 20, 2012
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I've already made one of these and it is easy and works up quickly. Good luck and have fun! :)

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barbdwyer  February 2, 2013
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Hats are super-easy! I can usually work one up in a few hours (3 or so). I'm an intermediate crocheter and love to stitch up a hat for stress relief because of their ease and quickness. :-) It gives me immediate gratification when I start getting bogged down while working on an intricate or lengthy project, such as a sweater or afghan. Good luck and have fun!

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2candyjo    April 23, 2012
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The pattern doesn't say how many stitches to chain at the beginning and is very hard to understand the way it is written.

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JeanieK  April 24, 2012
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The pattern was updated on 4/2/12, that version is now in your pattern library. If that doesn't answer your questions, please send an email and I'll be glad to try to help, Jeaniek

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Magentia    April 23, 2012
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Easy and super cute pattern. Made 3 today in pink, blue and white.

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cutesy crochet    May 17, 2012
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I always crochet a baby blanket when I hear of a relative or friend that's pregnant. These little caps would be so nice to include with the blanket. Can't wait to get the pattern & start crocheting.

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schleswig    June 4, 2012
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Hi everyone. I finished one of each color and donated them to the hospital.They were exited. i love the Fit. PERFECT.

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Greeniz  June 30, 2012
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Thank you! This is exactly what I needed to know. My first grandchild (a girl) will be born any day. They said they were getting enough blankets : ( So I was hoping these would fit a newborn so I can send these. Thanks!

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Coukkii    September 10, 2012
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I'd like to thank Jeanie for this pattern that works up rather quickly. I have used the hat I made as an inspiration for the Hats for Preemies project my group is working on. I have also posted it on my blog (thecoukkiijar.blogspot.com) and linkied it back to your page here on Craftsy so others may purchase the pattern.

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