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Crochet, knit, and sewn items for a newborn baby's needs

Grandma's Fits All Knit Baby Bonnet

Pattern design from Bazaar Gift Handicrafts , unknown issue (used without permission)
Designed by Eunice C. Mason
Pattern design donated to Miracles Happen by Barbara Katz

Dolls hand made by Sue W. Thompson

Knit caps hand made by Barbara Katz

Materials:

2 oz. baby yarn
1 pair #2 knitting needles, single point

Directions: Cast on 76 sts. Knit 2, purl 2 for 1 inch. To make ridges: K 1 row, p 1 row, repeat once, p 1 row, k 1 row, repeat once. Make 5 ridges k and 5 ridges p. P 1 row. Bind off 25 sts, k 50, turn. Bind off 25 sts. There are 26 sts left on needles. K 1 row, p 1 row, repeat once, p 1 row, k 1 row, repeat once. Again do this until you have 5 k and 5 p ridges, (back of bonnet). Pick up and k 25 sts, k 26 in center, pick up 25 remaining sts on other side at bottom, then k 2, p 2 for 1½ inches. Bind off. Sew up sides. Run ribbon through k 2, p 2 at bottom of bonnet.


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