Baby Jester Hat by Woolly Wormhead

Baby Jester Hat

July 2007
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches = 4 inches
in unblocked Stocking Stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
99 yards (91 m)
12, 14, 16, 18 in/30.5, 35.5, 40.75, 45.75 cm
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This pattern is available for free.

Another baby version of a popular free pattern, this Hat only uses 50g of Aran/worsted weight yarn and will knit in an afternoon!

I’m unable to offer pattern support for my free patterns via Ravelry PM or email - please visit the Wormhead’s Hats group if you have a question about this pattern. Thanks for your understanding!

An error was found in the new version of this pattern, and was corrected on 16/06/2016 - please download the latest version.

99yd/90m/50g Aran weight, multi-plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Set 4.5mm/UK7/US7 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

18 sts x 24 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St.

To fit sizes: 12 (14, 16, 18) in/30.5 (35.5, 40.75, 45.75) cm
Finished size: 12 (13.25, 14.75, 16) in/30.5 (33.75, 37.5, 40.75) cm

Sample details
Shown in a custom hand-dyed single-ply yarn (218yd/199m per 100g; 100% wool)
Shown in size 18in/45.75cm on model with 18in/45.75cm circumference head

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases

Not sure which size to make? Grab a tape measure! Babies’ heads vary greatly – a typical newborn size is roughly 14in, typical year is 18in but these are only averages.

Published 2006
Product code: WW042FBabyJesterHat