Plaid! Gingham! Kids!! How can you resist? I love all three, and if you're reading this, I'm sure you do too. You can make this beanie in your favorite color combination. I recommend using a light and dark shade of the main color, then a POP color. Using that color scheme looks more like plaid, but don't put limits on your creativity! This pattern comes with both baby and child sizes, including a photo tutorial and instructions on how to make your beanie slouchy! BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY hdc sc color change GAUGE Gauge is given in pattern instructions after each round.