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Hat and Booties
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 10117AD
This hat and bootie set is perfect for any newborn.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: 3-6 mos
620-100 Wool-Ease Yarn: White Crisp white
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.03
Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 8 [5 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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18 sts = 4 in. [10 cm] in St st (k on RS, p on WS). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
K1, p1 Rib (over an even number of sts)
Row 1: *K1, p1; rep from * across.
Rep Row 1 for K1, p1 Rib.
Cast on 62 sts.
Work in Garter st (k every st on every row) for 5 rows.
Change to St st (k on RS, p on WS) and work until piece measures about 5 in.
(12.5 cm) from beg, end with a WS row.
Next (Eyelet) Row: *K2, k2tog, yo; rep from * across to last 2 sts, k last 2 sts.
Purl 1 row.
Change to K1, p1 Rib and work until piece measures about 7 in.
(18 cm) from beg.
Seam sides of Hat.
Weave in ends.
Cast on 73 sts.
Knit 1 row.
Weave Drawstring through Eyelet Row.
BOOTIES (make 2)
Cast on 32 sts.
Work in Garter st for 5 rows.
Row 1: Knit.
Row 2: Purl.
Rows 3 and 4: Rep Rows 1 and 2.
Row 5: Bind off 6 sts, k to end of row - 26 sts rem.
Row 6: Bind off 6 sts, p to end of row - 20 sts rem.
Work in K1, p1 Rib for 2 1/2 in.
Fold cast on edge of Bootie in half and seam for sole.
Sew a continuous seam at front of Bootie as follows: seam ends of Rows 1-4 tog, then seam bound-off sts of Rows 5 and 6 for top of foot and first 1 1/4 in.
(3.2 cm) of ribbed portion.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
yo = yarn over
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