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I'm the little "preacher's wife" staying home taking care of my three young children, while trying to earn a little bit of extra income for my family. I also sell finished crochet products in the ...

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Newborn Batman Cape and Hat

from Family Bugs
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Newborn Batman Cape and Hat
Newborn Batman Cape and Hat
Newborn Batman Cape and Hat
Newborn Batman Cape and Hat
Newborn Batman Cape and Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Chain
  • Single Crochet
  • Double Crochet
  • Half Double Crochet
  • Slip Stitch

Pattern Description:

Who doesn't enjoy a good superhero costume or photo prop? Especially with the Dark Knight Rises just releasing, this is a great way to celebrate such an epic trilogy!

This is an easy-to-follow pattern that includes 9 pages with lots of illustrations for you to follow. There are directions for the hat (with specially designed ears), cape (that fastens around the neck), and logo (with bat symbol template included).

If you have any questions about the pattern now or during the creation, please let me know and I will answer them as quickly as I can. If there are problems with the pattern, I will fix it and send you another copy for free :-)


With J hook and worsted weight yarn, Ch 21

ROW 1: Sc in second ch from hook and all the way across (20)
ROW 2: Ch 2, turn. Dc in each stitch across (20)
ROW 3: Ch 3, turn. Trc in each stitch across (20)
ROW 4: Ch 2, turn. Dc in each stitch across (20)
ROW 5: Ch 1, turn. Sc in each stitch across (20). Finish off.

Swatch should measure 8" X 3"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Hat - 13" circumferance
  • Cape Length - 16"
  • Cape Strap - 20"
  • Bat Symbol Logo - 5" X 3"


  • 1 Skein of main color (black/blue)
  • 1 Skein of contrasting color (yellow/grey/pink)
  • 1 sheet of felt (same as main color)
  • Tracing paper for bat logo template

You Will Also Need:

  • G hook
  • J hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Something for closure on cape's neck strap (buttons/velcro/magnets)

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Red Heart Super Saver

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