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Willich, Germany

Usually I work as a copywriter and graphic designer in my own little agency in Germany. But as I love knitting so much I decided a few years ago to spend more time with designing knitted garments and ...

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Baby long tail hat and booties 'Bijou'

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Baby long tail hat and booties 'Bijou'
Baby long tail hat and booties 'Bijou'
Baby long tail hat and booties 'Bijou'
Baby long tail hat and booties 'Bijou'
Baby long tail hat and booties 'Bijou'

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit and purl, standard decreases and increases
  • Working in rounds

Pattern Description:

A beautiful long tail hat and cute booties - this pattern is suitable for beginners, too. Worked with merino wool or alpaca this set will be warm and cosy in winter - with cotton it will fit to summer days as well.


20 sts and 28 rows in 4" (10x10 cm)

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 3 - 6 months / 6 -9 months and 12 - 18 months)
  • Head circumference 15 - 15.3/4 resp. 38 - 40 cm (16.5 - 17 resp. 42 - 44 cm / 18 - 19 resp. 46 - 48 cm)


  • any yarn that obtains to gauge
  • I used 4 skeins of DROPS "Merino Extra Fine" (115 yds per skein, 100% wool)

You Will Also Need:

  • Double pointed needles (DPN) US size 6 and 7 (4 and 4.5 mm) for the hat
  • circular needle (CN) US size 6 (4 mm) for the Booties
  • 1 Pompon-Maker 1.75 (4,5 cm) diameter for the bobble

Suggested yarn:

460 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:



#11 and #01