Foxy Bandit Hat by Sheila Toy Stromberg

Foxy Bandit Hat

Knitting
December 2015
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 7 - 4.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
125 - 425 yards (114 - 389 m)
Newborn (Small Baby, Medium Baby, Large Baby) (Toddler, Small Child, Large Child) (Small Adult, Medium Adult, Large Adult)
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Animal hats are so fun for everyone! This foxy little hat is knitted from the top down. Cute and quick to knit! This would look great worked up in a variety of color combinations, too!

Actual Head Measurement: Inches (Centimeters)
Newborn: 13” (33 cm)
Small Baby: 14” (35.5 cm)
Medium Baby: 15” (38 cm)
Large Baby: 17” (43 cm)
Toddler: 18” (45.5 cm)
Small Child: 18 ½” (47 cm)
Large Child: 19” (48 cm)
Small Adult: 20” (51 cm)
Medium Adult: 21” (53.5 cm)
Large Adult: 22” (56 cm)

Yarn: 125 – 425 yards/115 – 400 meters of worsted weight yarn:

50 – 175 yards/45 – 160 meters Main Color – burnt red in the sample (shown in Malabrigo Worsted “Rhodesian”)

75 - 250 yards/70 – 230 meters Contrast Color 1 – cream in the sample (shown in Malabrigo Worsted “Natural”)

Scrap amounts of Contrast Color 2 (for eyes) – dark green in the sample (shown in Malabrigo Worsted “Cypress”)

Scrap amounts of Contrast Color 3 (for nose, can be the color yarn as used for Contrast Color 2) – dark brown in the sample (shown in Malabrigo Worsted “Coco”)

Notions: 8 stitch markers, medium stitch holder, 3 locking stitch markers or safety pin, pompom maker (optional), tapestry needle, and blocking equipment (optional).

Techniques: Knitting in the round and basic crocheting (optional).

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