Baby Sun Hat Knitting Patterns
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These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.
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Free Knitting Patterns
On the Sunny Side Baby Sun Hat
Lace brimmed baby hat with scalloped edges formed by lace. Sizes 3 month – 2/4T. Designed by Melanie Hoffman. Pictured project by solaris
Floppy brimmed hat with picot edge. This versatile hat also features earflaps that can be buttoned up inside the hat on warm days or worn down over the ears. Sizes 0-3 months [3-6months, 6-12 months, 1-2 years, 2-3 years]. Designed by Heather Ramsay
Baby Boat Neck Sweater and Sun Hat
Matching hat and pullover features an each ridge texture stitch and buttons at the shoulder for easy dressing. Sizes 6 months (12 months, 18 months, 24 months). Designed by Grace Alexander.
Alice Schnebly’s cadet hat is knit from the bottom up in the round, and the bill is added later with a short row technique. Sizes to fit Baby (Toddler, Child): 14″ (16″, 18″) in circumference.
Ruffle Sun Hat
Sweet knit cap features a pretty ruffle around the brim. To fit child sizes 6-24 mos. Great with self-striping or self-patterning yarn. Available in English, Spanish, and French.
Patterns for Purchase
Rubber Duck Baby Sun Hat
The knitting pattern provides full instructions for 3 sizes S (0-3 months), M (3-12 months ) and L (12 months and over).
Child’s Ruffled Hat
Perfect sun hat in cotton yarn with ruffled brim and flower design.
Terry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, intheloopknitting.com. Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!