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Learn to Knit Baby Booties and Hat
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: L32202
An easy baby hat and booties set for those crocheters and beginners who have always wanted to knit.
SKILL LEVEL: Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
0-9 months Hat Finished circumference: About 13 in. (33 cm)
CORRECTIONS: (applied Dec 20, 2013)
BOOTIES (make 2)
Cast on 20 22 stitches.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
860-100 Vanna's Choice Yarn: White
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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About 24 in. (61 cm) of narrow ribbon
16 stitches = 4 in. (10 cm) in Garter stitch (knit every stitch on every row). 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 it 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.
BOOTIES (make 2) Cast on 22 stitches.
Work in Garter Stitch (knit every stitch on every row) until piece measures about 3 1/2 in.
(9 cm) from beginning.
Toe Next Row: *Knit next 2 stitches together, repeat from * across row - 11 stitches remain.
Knit 1 row.Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail.
Thread yarn tail into large-eyed blunt needle, then draw needle through the remaining 11 stitches.
Pull to gather stitches together and knot yarn to secure.
With same yarn, sew open edges of Bootie together from toe to within 2 in.
(5 cm) of opposite end of Bootie.
FINISHING Sew remaining end of Bootie for back seam.
Weave in ends.
HAT Cast on 53 stitches.
Work in Garter Stitch (knit every stitch on every row) until piece measures about 7 in.
(18 cm) from beginning.Bind off, leaving a long yarn tail.
FINISHING Fold piece in half and use long yarn tail to sew the 7 in.
(18 cm) sides together.
Weave in ends.
Weave ribbon in and out of stitches near top edge of Hat.
Pull ribbon to gather Hat, then tie ribbon ends into a bow.
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