Hugs and Smooches

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Hugs and Smooches Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Men, Girls, Boys, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • provisional cast on
  • kitchener stitch
  • pick up stitches
  • decrease
  • cables

Pattern Description:

A complete version of my Smooches newborn hat, now available in 5 sizes.

X and O cables decorate the brim of this quick knit, and a unique construction gives you a chance to practice more advanced techniques.

Child sizes are knit in sport weight yarn; adult sizes in worsted weight.

Yarn: Approximately 75 (100, 125) yds / 70 (90, 115) m sport weight yarn for newborn (toddler, child) hat; 150 (200) yds / 140 (180) m worsted weight yarn for women's (men's) hat.

Needles: set of US4/3.5mm DPNs for newborn (toddler, child) hat; US8/5mm 16"/40cm circular needle and set of DPNs for women's (men's) hat; or size needed to obtain gauge.


Gauge: 28 sts over 4"/10 cm in stockinette stitch in sport weight yarn; 20 sts over 4"/10 cm in stockinette stitch in worsted weight yarn.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Newborn - 14" head circumference
  • Toddler - 16" head circumference
  • Child - 18" head circumference
  • Women's - 20" head circumference
  • Men's - 22" head circumference


  • set of US4 DPNs
  • US8 16" circular needle
  • set of US8 DPNs
  • sport or worsted weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch holder or scrap yarn
  • stitch markers
  • yarn needle
  • cable needle

Suggested yarn:

200 yards of Worsted weight

About Designer

About Designer

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I taught myself to knit with a copy of Knitting for Dummies 5 years ago, and haven't looked back since. I've expanded into designing knitwear and writing knitting patterns, and occasionally dabble in dyeing and spinning as well.

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