Pixie Knit Baby Hat

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Knit Baby Hat – Pixie Style

Knitting Pattern by B. Hooked Knitting, Copyright 2017.

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Gather Your Supplies

  • 1 skein, Patons Beehive Baby Chunky (Bigger Beige shown), approx 53 yds
  • US 10 Circular Knitting Needles, 16″
  • Darning Needle
  • Scissors

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  • CO – Cast On
  • K – Knit
  • P – Purl
  • K2tog – Knit 2 Together
  • Rep – Repeat
  • Sts – Stitches

Gauge and Sizing

8.5 sts x 12 rows = 2″

Your finished Pixie knit baby hat will measure approximately 7″ wide (laying flat) and 6.5″ tall.

Pattern Notes

For assistance with the cast on process, have a look at my video demonstrating the long tail cast on:

How to Knit the Long Tail Cast On 

For assistance with the bind off, have a look at my video demonstrating the simple bind off:

How to Knit a Simple Bind Off

Video tutorial will be available in August. Feel free to leave comments below with any questions!


Written Instructions

knit baby hat

CO 56.

Round 1: Knit all sts.

Round 2: Purl all sts.

Round 3: Knit all sts.

Round 4: Purl all sts.

Round 5: Knit all sts.

Round 6: Purl all sts.

Round 7: Knit all sts.

Rounds 8-26: Knit all sts.

Round 27: K5. K2tog. Rep around. (48 sts)

Round 28: Knit all sts.

Round 29: K4. K2tog. Rep around. (40 sts)

Round 30: Knit all sts.

Round 31: K3. K2tog. Rep around. (32 sts)

Round 32: Knit all sts.

Round 33: K2. K2tog. Rep around. (24 sts)

Round 34: Knit all sts.

Round 35: K1. K2tog. Rep around. (16 sts)

Round 36: Knit all sts.

Round 37: K2tog. Rep around. (8 sts)

Round 38: Knit all sts.

Round 39: Knit all sts.

Trim the working yarn leaving a tail that is approximately 10″ in length. With a darning needle work the tail through each stitch, inserting the needle in each stitch knitwise. Pull tight and weave in the end.


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