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Paper Dolls baby hat

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Paper Dolls baby hat
Paper Dolls baby hat
Paper Dolls baby hat
Paper Dolls baby hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • stranded colour knitting
  • decrease
  • cast on
  • cast off
  • follow a chart

Pattern Description:

Inspired by Victorian night caps, Paper Dolls is a sweet hat for little babies who sleep a lot!

Knitted in the round on circular needles and finished on DPNS it features some stranded colour work and shaping to produce a hat which always falls to the same side.

Charts are provided for two variations of the colour work ; little men and little women ;-)


Work 26st and 32 rows in st st to measure 10x10cm/4x4in using 3.5
mm needles, or needle size required to obtain tension.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 0 -6 mths 35mm/ 13 3/4 in
  • 6-12 mths 38mm/ 15in


  • 3.25mm circular needle/ DPNS
  • 3.5mm circular needle or DPNS
  • 3.5mm DPNS

Suggested yarn:

137 yards of Sport weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Debbie Bliss Baby Cashmerino


indigo 207 plus small amounts of baby pink 01 and duck egg 27
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I am a designer and tutor living in County Dublin with my partner and two sons.

I own The Knitting Class, and specialize in teaching knitting classes, courses, workshops and knitting ...

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