Knitted baby hats are an essential accessory, and most of them are quick and easy to make for knitters of any experience level. We have a variety of free knitting patterns for baby hats, including beanies, pixie hats, earflap hats, preemie hats, cute animal hats and more. Knitted hats are a great baby shower gift.
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MEASUREMENTS One size to fit baby 3-6 mos. Approx 27" [68.5 cm] long (excluding hood) x 14" [35.5 cm] wide
Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, Hood.
This attractive blanket is a fun, easy knit that includes frequent color changes to keep you on your toes. Try knitting it with 2, 3, 4 or more yarn colors!
This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Chevron, Ripple, Stripes.
Sizes: 3–6 mos (12–18 mos, 2 yrs, 4 yrs, 6 yrs)
Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Seamed.
Sizes: 1/3 - 6/9 - 12/18 months (2 - 3/4 - 5/6 years)
A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Pocket, Raglan, Seamless, Short Sleeves, Top-Down.