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I've been knitting all my life and currently spend most of my waking hours thinking about new ways to knit classic accessories. I love to spin my own yarn, learn new knitting techniques and get ...

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Newborn Diagonal Rib Hat

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Newborn Diagonal Rib Hat
Newborn Diagonal Rib Hat

Pattern Description:

The newborn baby hat is soft and light weight yet still warm and cuddly. The ribbed pattern gives the illusion of diagonal stripes.

For this pattern, you will need to know the knit stitch and purl stitch. Although it is fairly simple, the result will be stunning.

The pattern consists of 8 repeating rows it is recommended that you keep track of each row by using a row counter or use the grid at the end to mark off each row.

Sizing can be altered by using different weight yarn and changing the size of the knitting needles. Following the pattern below will create a hat that will fit newborn to 6 months.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • newborn to 6 months


  • Size 10 US Double Pointed Knitting Needles
  • Darning Needle

You Will Also Need:

  • 200 yards of light worsted yarn