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Baby hat - Little Red Bus

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Baby hat - Little Red Bus
Baby hat - Little Red Bus
Baby hat - Little Red Bus

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • intarsia
  • very simple hand embroidery

Pattern Description:

A cute beanie knitting pattern with a cute red London Bus........ broom broom! The perfect little picture knit for little boys!
This classic pixie beanie hat has been my best selling hat for many years knitted in one colour or striped.....but now I have decided to put some cute picture knits onto this pixie hat as picture knits are so popular for both little boys and little girls.
This hat is knitted with Bergere De France Caline 4ply yarn on 3.25mm (US#3) needles. You will need between 87 - 196 yards (80 - 179 m) of Caline. Detailed information is given in your pattern. This yarn is easily available to buy online in lots of lovely colours.
This little red bus is an intarsia knit with a very simple hand embroidered finish to give an applique effect. Detailed photographs are included in the pattern.
My knitting patterns are written so they are very easy to understand. If you have a question do look in my support FAQ section at as you may find that somebody has already asked your question. If you can't find an answer just send an email to .... I am always happy to help if I can.


26 stitches and 35 rows = 4 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Newborn, 2-8 months, 8-24 months, 2-5 years


  • A pair of US 3 - 3.25 mm straight needles
  • darning / tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

87 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Bergere de France Caline


Barboteuse(mid blue), Baby(light blue), tomate(red), Carabosse(black)
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Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby
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I am a UK knitwear designer and have worked in the fashion industry as a freelance knitwear designer for the last 20+ years designing for designer labels, high street stores, and colour ...

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