DROPS Baby / 18 / 27

Pearly Cheeks by DROPS Design

Knitted hat in moss st with rib st, for baby and children in DROPS Merino Extra Fine

Size: 1/3 - 6/9 - 12/18 months (2 - 3/4) years
Head circumference: approx 40/42 - 44/46 - 46/48 (48/50 - 50/52) cm.
Materials: DROPS MERINO EXTRA FINE from Garnstudio
50-50-50 (100-100) g colour no 01, off-white

DROPS DOUBLE POINTED AND CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm) size 4 mm – or size needed to get 21 sts x 28 rows in moss st = 10 x 10 cm.
DROPS CIRCULAR NEEDLE (40 cm) size 3.5 mm – for rib.

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NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in American English, please click here.
Round 1:* K1, P1 *, repeat from *-*.
Round 2: P over K and K over P.
Repeat row 2.

Dec as follows before marker: K2 tog.
Dec as follows after marker: Slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso.
HAT: Worked in the round on circular needle.
Cast on 88-92-96 (100-108) sts on circular needle size 3.5 mm with Merino Extra Fine. K 1 round and continue in rib, K2/P2. When piece measures 3 cm K 1 round, AT THE SAME TIME dec 8-12-6 (10-8) sts evenly = 80-80-90 (90-100) sts. Change to circular needle size 4 mm and insert 5 markers in piece with 16-16-18 (18-20) sts between each marker. P 1 round, K 1 round and continue in moss st – SEE ABOVE.
When piece measures 10-11-11 (12-12) cm dec 1 st on each side of all markers – SEE DECREASING TIP, and repeat the dec on every other round a total of 6-6-7 (7-8) times = 20 sts left on round. NOTE: change to double pointed needles when sts no longer fit circular needle. Piece now measures approx 14-15-16 (17-18) cm. K2 tog all the way round, cut the thread, pull through remaining sts and fasten.

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