Rays of Summer Knit Baby Hat Pattern


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Rays of Summer Knit Baby Hat Pattern

Pattern Details






Girls, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Cast on
  • Knit
  • Purl
  • K1 tbl
  • K2tog tbl
  • Working in rounds
  • K2tog

Pattern Description:

Rays of Summer Knit baby hat is designed with Cotton yarn to be worn in the spring/summer. A beautiful design that is carried all the way into the top of the hat. Any baby girl would look adoreable wearing this hat!

This pattern does NOT include the flower. This flower pattern is in my shop - Splash of Colour Knit Flower. Or you can use the free flower pattern that is in my shop!

The finished circumference of the hat sizes are:
NB - 11.5"
3 mths - 14"
6 mths - 15"
12 mths - 16"
2 yrs - 17"

Allow about 2" for stretch as this hat is very stretchy!

This hat can also be made with other yarn. One testers used 50% cotton and 50% acrylic yarn. It worked out fine!

Comments from testers:
"Great stash busting little baby hat"
"Very quick and easy knit. The pattern is so well written and easy to follow. "

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • NB
  • 3 mths
  • 6 mths
  • 12 mths
  • 2 yrs


  • 4.5 (7 US) circular needle (30 - 40 cm)
  • 4 - 4.5 (7 US) dpn needles

You Will Also Need:

  • Tapestry needle
  • Ruler
  • Row marker

Suggested yarn:

80 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Bernat Handicrafter Cotton

About Designer

About Designer

KnotEnufKnittin on craftsy.com

My name is Lara and I love to knit! I have been knitting for 10 years. My oldest son is almost 10! Before he was born, I picked up the needles and taught myself to knit! I started with a scarf, jumped to a jacket and hat for my newborn and then to a baptism gown! I have knit many, many sweaters, hats, mitts, socks over the last 10 years! Everytime I pick up needles, I have something else in ...

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