Baby Helmet 9-18 Month

Using 5 size 7 DP needles cast on 70 stitches connect and knit in the round

Worsted Weight Yarn 60 yards (aproximately)

I used a fabulous yarn made out of a Mullberry Silk and Marino Wool blend. You can find the shop here.

Abreviations: Knit stitch (K), Purl stitch (P), Round (R), Knit 2 stitches together (K2tog)

R1: (K, P) repeat to end

R2: (P, K) repeat to end

R3: (K, P) repeat to end

Knit for the next 4-5 inches (I made mine a 4 inches so 5 if you are making for an 18 month old)


R1: K8, K2tog (63 stitches)

R2: knit

R3: K7, K2tog (56 stitches)

R4: knit

R5: K6, K2tog (49 stitches)

R6: knit

R7: K5, K2tog (42 stitches)

R8: knit

R9: K4, K2tog (35 stitches)

R10: knit

R11: K3, K2tog (28 stitches)

R12: (K2tog) repeat to end (14 stitches)

R13: (K2tog) repeat to end (7 stitches)

Run yarn through remaining stitches and pull tight. Knot and weave yarn into hat. You can add embellishments by attaching a bow or a silk flower. I did not have this tested by anyone else so please let me know if you see any errors.


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