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Simnia Accessories: Hat

from Jan Cullen
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Simnia Accessories: Hat
Simnia Accessories: Hat
Simnia Accessories: Hat
Simnia Accessories: Hat
Simnia Accessories: Hat

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit/purl in the round

Pattern Description:

Buy Simnia Accessories - Hat and also receive the pattern for the matching: blanket, mitts and booties making this series of patterns ideal to create gifts for a new baby.
These Accessory patterns are also available as part of Simnia Layette.

Each item in this set has a patterning reminiscent of sea shells. It is a repeat of six stitches and is easy to memorise. Each item is seamless for baby's comfort.

The blanket is in several sizes with the larger sizes having the option of garter stripes (waves) running through the shells. Instructions are given for a single colour but if preferred the shells could be knitted in a contrast yarn as seen on the red and grey hat.
All samples use yarn by Colour Adventures.


22 sts x 28 rows = 10 cm/4 inches over stockinette stitch on 4 mm/US 6 needles.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit: 33-38 cm/13-15 inch head circumference;
  • Age about Newborn - 12 months.


  • 4 mm (US 6) needles (circular or DPNs)

You Will Also Need:

  • Stitch marker
  • Ribbon (optional) - about 1 cm/1/2 inch wide, approx 3 m/yd for full set.

Suggested yarn:

85 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Colour Adventures Dia Twist DK

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Started knitting age 5 and haven't stopped since!

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