January 02, 2014

Baby Set



Baby Hat

   This hat fits to a newborn. You need circular needles 3.00 mm, DPNs and cable needle. Gauge: 25 stitches in 4 inches. 
C3B - Cable 3 Back. Slip 3 stitches onto cable needle (as if to purl) and hold in back of work. Knit the next 3 stitches, then knit the 3 stitches from your cable needle. All abbreviations HERE.

Using circular needles, cast on 80 stitches.Place a stitch marker at the beginning of the row and join.

Rows 1-6: (k2, p2) repeat to the end
Rows 7-11: knit 6, purl 2 repeat to end
Row 12: C3B, purl 2 repeat to end
Rows 13-17: knit 6, purl 2 repeat to end
Row 18: C3B, purl 2 repeat to end
Rows 19-23: knit 6, purl 2 repeat to end
Row 24: C3B, purl 2 repeat to end
Rows 25-29: knit 6 purl 2. Repeat to end
Row 30: C3B, Purl 2 repeat to end
Row 31: Begin decrease sequence by k6, p2tog. Transfer from the circular needles to the double-pointed needles
Row 32: k5,k2tog repeat to end
Row 33: k4, k2tog repeat to end
Row 34: k3, k2tog repeat to end
Row 35 and 36: k2tog repeat to end (4 sts)
Row 37-43: knit an I-cord

Make a pom pom.

Earflaps

Make two.
CO 2 sts. Knit every row until you get
from beginning.
Next Row: Inc in first st, inc in 2nd st  (4 sts)
Next row: knit
Inc Row: Inc in first st, Knit to last st, inc in last st.
Next row: knit
Repeat last 2 rows until there are 12 (14, 16 sts)
Knit 4 (6, 8) more rows. Bind off.



Mittens

Right Mitten has side seam on right-hand side. Left
mitt has side seam on left-hand side.

Right Mitten
Cuff: ** Cast on 20 (22, 24) sts. Knit 14 (16,
18) rows.
Casing Row: K1, [yo, K2tog] 9 (10, 11) times, K1. Knit 1
row. **
Work in pattern as follows:
Rows 1 and 3 (Right Side): P3 (4, 4), K4, P13 (14, 16).
Rows 2, 4, 6: K13 (14, 16), P4, K3 (4, 4).
Row 5: P3 (4, 4), C4F, P13 (14, 16).
Row 7: Repeat Row 1.
Row 8: Repeat Row 2.
Repeat Rows 1-8 for Cable Pattern until 2½ (3, 3½)” from
beginning of Cable Pattern, end by working a wrong side
row.
Decrease Row 1: [K1, K2tog] 6 (7, 8) times, K2 (1, 0) – 14
(15, 16) sts.
Knit 1 row.
Decrease Row 2: [K2tog] 7 (7, 8) times, K0 (1, 0) – 7 (8,
8) sts.
Knit 1 row.
Decrease Row 3: [K2tog] 3 (4, 4) times, K1 (0, 0) – 4 sts.
Knit 1 row. Cut yarn, leaving a long tail. Weave tail through
remaining sts, gather tightly, fasten securely.

Left Mitten
Work same as Right Mitt from ** to **
Work in pattern as follows:
Rows 1 and 3 (Right Side): P13 (14, 16), K4, P3 (4, 4).
Rows 2, 4, 6: K3 (4, 4), P4, K13 (14, 16).

Sew side seams. Make a tie using crochet hook. Make four small pompoms. Sew on each end of each tie.