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baby hats - 'Classic Pixie Beanie'

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : baby hats - 'Classic Pixie Beanie'
baby hats - 'Classic Pixie Beanie' pixie beanie baby hat
baby hats - 'Classic Pixie Beanie' baby pixie hat
baby hats - 'Classic Pixie Beanie' baby beanie hat
baby hats - 'Classic Pixie Beanie' classic pixie beanie hat
baby hats - 'Classic Pixie Beanie' classic pixie beanie baby hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on, knit, purl, decrease

Pattern Description:

This classic baby beanie hat is a best seller design from my original 'rocket London' collection. My classic pixie beanie sold in Harrods Knightsbridge, and many other childrens boutiques and gift stores across the UK, Europe and US. I have sold thousands of these beanie hats since i first designed it in 1995. The interesting shaping detail at the pixie top sets this hat apart from other pixie hats
You can now knit this very popular classic pixie hat with any DK yarn. The hats in the photos are knitted in 100% DK cotton.
You will need between 25gms (125 yards) and 50gms (250 yards) of yarn and a pair of Straight 4mm (US#6) needles.
Use up yur stash to this this hat in either one colour or striped. great for both boys and girls!


11sts = 5cms/2 inches
14 rows = 5cms/2 inches

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • newborn, 2-9 mths, 9mths-2years, 3-5 years


  • A pair of 4mm (US#6) needles
  • DK Double Knit

Suggested yarn:

250 yards of DK weight

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Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby
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About the designer

Hi there 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 and ...

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