Make an adorable baby hat with step-by-step guidance from Stefanie Japel in this week’s episode of One Hour Project.
And learn how to knit it:
Knitting the baby hat:
Step 1: Using US 8 needle, cast on 38 stitches.
Step 2: Work in 1×1 rib for 4 rows.
Step 3: US 10 and work in 12 rows in stockinette, place marker every 12 sts.
Step 4: Shape the crown: RS (knit to 2 sts before marker, ssk) 2 times.
Step 5: K to last 2 sts, ssk.
Step 6: WS purl.
Step 7: Repeat 4 times (24 sts).
Step 8: k2tog across next row (12 sts).
Step 9: p2tog across next row (6 sts).
Step 10: Run thread through all sts and seam.
And now onto the pom pom!
Step 1: Wrap yarn around your hand for the pom pom.
Step 2: Tie a few knots to secure the pom pom.
Step 3: Cut through the loops.
Step 4: Trim the pom pom.
Step 5: Attach the pom pom.