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How to knit a baby crown
How to knit a baby crown

Gather your supplies

  • Patons Dreamtime 8 ply (50g): 1 ball Shade 0053 Cream
  • 1 pair 4.00mm knitting needles or size needed to give correct tension
  • Yarn needle
  • Hat elastic (optional)

IMPORTANT NOTICE: Care must be taken with your child's handknits in a potential fire environment. This knitwear is not designed for sleepwear.

Knitting and crochet abbreviations revealed

Here's how

Step 1

Using 4.00mm needles, cast on 67 (78, 89, 100) sts.

Step 2

1st row: Purl. 2nd row: Knit. Rep last 2 rows once. 5th row: K1, * K2tog, K3, yfwd, K1, yfwd, K3, K2tog, rep from * to end. 6th row: Purl. Rep last 2 rows 6 times, then 5th row once. 20th row: * P3, P2tog, P1, P2tog, P3, rep from * to last st, P1 … 55 (64, 73, 82) sts. Rep 1st and 2nd rows 3 times. Cast off loosely purlways.

Step 3

TO MAKE UP DO NOT PRESS. Using a flat seam, join ends of rows to form a circle. If desired, thread a round of hat elastic through the back of the stitches on the final row to fit.

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