Knit Cupcake Hat LW2208
Designed by Nazanin S. Fard
SIZE: Directions are for size Baby; changes for size Toddler are in parentheses.
Hat Circumference: 14 inches (16 inches)
TLC® Baby: 1 skein each 5737 Powder Pink A, and 5011 White B.
RED HEART® Buttercup™: 1 ball 4272 White Coral C.
Circular Knitting Needles: 6mm [US 10] 20 inches long.
Double Pointed Needles: 1 set 6mm [US 10].
Stitch markers (5), yarn needle.
GAUGE: 16 sts = 4 inches; 24 rounds = 4 inches in K2, p2 rib with 2 strands A held together. CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge given
ABBREVIATIONs: A, B, C = color A, B, C; K = knit;
p = purl; tog = together; mm = millimeters, st(s) = stitch(es),
* or ** = repeat whatever follows the * or ** as indicated
K2, p2 Rib (multiple of 4 sts
Round 1: *K2, p2 - repeat from * around.
Repeat Round 1 for K2, p2 rib.
With 2 strands A
and circular needle, cast on 56 (64) sts.
Place marker for beginning of round and join, being careful not to twist sts.
Work in K2, p2 rib.
With 2 strands B
, k even around.
* K1, yo - repeat from * around - 112 (128) sts.
Rounds 15 and 17:
K even around.
P even around.
K2tog around – 56 (64) sts.
Cut B leaving a 20 inch tail.
With 1 strand C, * k14 (16), place marker - repeat
from * around.
* K to 2 sts before marker, k2tog. repeat from *
around. 52 (60) sts.
Repeat Round 2, 9 (11) times more. 16 sts.
K2tog around–8 sts.
K2tog around–4 sts.
K2tog around–2 sts. Bind off.
With tail left at the end of round 18, sew round 13 to round
18 to create a ruffle around the hat.
Weave in yarn ends.
With B, make one 1 inch pompom (or desired size).
top of hat.
Pattern © by Coats & Clark Inc. Reproduced with permission from Coats & Clark Inc. Karp Styles Crochet & Knitting is not endorsed by Coats & Clark Inc.