Knitted Shell Lace Baby Bonnet

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Knitted Shell Lace Baby Bonnet Pattern


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Knitting: Knitted Shell Lace Baby Bonnet
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Casting on
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Yarn over
  • Decrease
  • Picot Edge Bind off

Pattern Description:

Victorian Shell Lace Baby Bonnet

Easy to knit bonnet based on a Victorian lace edging pattern.

Instructions include chart and written directions for lace panel.

Make one for the next baby shower at work or a christening! This bonnet is going to be an instant family heirloom.

Directions are both written out and charted for the lace portion of the bonnet.

Materials needed:
1. One ball Lustrado 100% cotton or any Fingering weight yarn
(Lustrado has 185 yards in one ball. I used less than a 1/4 of the ball)

2. Size 4 or 5 straight knitting needles ( I knit very tightly so I used US size 5)

3. Ribbon for tie

4. Darning needle to weave in ends of yarn

Size = newborn

Happy Knitting.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Newborn


  • One ball Lustrado 100% cotton or any Fingering weight yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • Size 4 or 5 (US) knitting needles
  • Darning needle to sew up seam
  • Ribbon for tie

Suggested yarn:

75 yards of Fingering weight

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About Designer

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I have been knitting for over 40 years and designing for 10. Living in the shadow of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains is a creative place to be! I hope you enjoy my patterns.

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