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Baby Hat
Lion Brand® Jiffy®
Pattern Number: kjif-babyHat This is the hat shown on the baby on the far left in the picture.

SKILL LEVEL:  Intermediate (Level 3)
SIZE: 12 mos
6-12 months

PUBLISHED IN: Crafts, Knit It!


CORRECTIONS: (applied Sep 22, 2002)
On the knit Jiffy Baby Hat from Knit It, Row 19 should begin K 5 (not K 1).The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)

MATERIALS

450-158 Jiffy Yarn: Lemon Intense medium yellow
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Lion Brand Knitting Needles - Size 10 [6 mm]
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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GAUGE:
14 sts + 17.5 rows = 4" (10 cm) in pattern. 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.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
Wrap Stitch (Bring yarn to front, slip next 4 sts, wrap, place slipped sts back on left needle, wrap around) 3 times.
M1 (make 1) An increase worked by lifting the horizontal thread lying between the needles and placing it onto the left needle.

Work this new stitch through the back loop.
ssk (slip, slip, knit) Slip next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, to right needle; insert left needle into fronts of these 2 sts and k them tog.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
Cast on 57 sts and work 10 rows Stockinette St
(k on RS, p on WS).
Row 1 (RS) K 1, *(bring yarn to front, slip next
4 sts, wrap, place slipped sts back on left needle, wrap around) 3 times - Wrap st made, k 6; repeat from * to last 2 sts, k 2.
Row 2 and all even rows Purl.
Row 3 (inc) K 3, *M1, k 6; rep from * across -
66 sts.
Row 5 Knit.
Row 7 K 5, *Wrap st, k 7; repeat from * end last rep with k5.
Row 9 and 11 Knit.
Row 13 K 2 *Wrap st, k 7; repeat from *, to last st k1..

Crown decreases
Row 15 *K 5, ssk; rep from * to last 3 sts, k 3 -
57 sts.
Row 17 K 5, *ssk, k 4; rep from *, end last repeat with k2 - 48 sts.
Row 19 *K 5, * Wrap st; k5 rep from * to last 3 sts,
k 3.
Row 21 K 5, *ssk, k 3; rep from *, end last repeat with k 1 - 39 sts.
Row 23 K 1, *ssk, k 2; rep from * to last 2 sts, k 2 - 30 sts.
Row 25 K 1, *ssk, k 1; rep from * to last 2 sts, k 2 - 21 sts.
Row 27 K 1, ssk across row - 11 sts.
Row 28 Purl.
Work 6 rows St st.

Bind off loosely.

FINISHING
Sew back seam.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sc2tog = single crochet 2 together
sl st = slip stitch
beg = begin(s)(ning)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
foll = follow(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
MC = main color
p = purl
psso = pass slipped stitch over
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rev = revers(e)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
ssk = slip, slip, knit
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over


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