"Sweeter Than a Cupcake" Hat and Mittens

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"Sweeter Than a Cupcake" Hat and Mittens Pattern


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Knitting: 'Sweeter Than a Cupcake' Hat and Mittens
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Use dpns
  • Use a circular needle
  • Colorwork (only 3 rnds, link to tutorial included)

Pattern Description:

What is sweeter than a cupcake? You are of course, especially when you're adorned in this cute and cozy hat and mitten set! The matching hat and mittens are knit up with your 3 favorite colors of cupcake, and topped off with delicious colorful sprinkles and a pom-pom! All pieces are knit in the round, and have a hint of Fair Isle for just a sweet little taste of colorwork. The mittens feature a detachable top for your fingerless needs, which looks just as cute on or off your fingers! While this pattern may cause cupcake cravings, I promise your sweet tooth will be satisfied when you complete this set! Enjoy!

This set comes in Girls and Adult sizes! The hat is knit using a circular needles, while the fingerless mittens are knit using dpns.

"Sweeter Than a Cupcake" is part of the "Follow Your Heart" Collection, a collection of 7 lovely Girly Knits patterns for only $20! Check out the details of the other fabulous patterns included within this collection on my blog here: knittingisawesome.com/followyourheart

♥ I sincerely care about my customers and am happy to answer any questions you have and to help you through my patterns! I want you to love your finished project and enjoy it in the process! If there is anything I can do, please send me an e-mail at girlyknits@gmail.com ♥


21 sts and 30 rows = 4" in St st using larger needle.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Girls and Adult (19-24" head circ and 5.5-7.5" hand circ)


  • US 3 (3.25mm) double-pointed needles (set of 4)
  • US 5 (3.75mm) double-pointed needles (set of 4)
  • US 3 (3.25mm) 16" circular needle
  • US 5 (3.75mm) 16" circular needle

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 (2") pom-pom, 2 (1") pom-poms
  • Assorted colors of worsted weight yarn for sprinkles
  • Sewing needle and thread
  • Stitch holder
  • Stitch marker
  • Tapestry needle

Suggested yarn:

400 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Lion Brand Wool-Ease

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Hello! Thanks for visiting my profile! My name is Lauren and I have a passion for fashion and knitting. I have been knitting since I was 9, and working as a fashion designer in NYC since 2005.

Girly Knits is all about fun, fashion, color, and humor, and bringing out your girly cuteness! While most of my designs are originally intended for women and teens, many of my patterns now include girls ...

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