Hippo Hat by Heather Walpole

Hippo Hat

October 2013
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
90 - 150 yards (82 - 137 m)
Infant (Child)
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This little Hippo Hat is a fun twist on a baby’s earflap hat. With the addition of a nose and some cute buttons this hat turns in to a hippo. You’ll be the hit of the baby shower with this little charmer!

Sizes: Infant (Child)
Head circumference: 14(16) inches

Yarn: Ewe Ewe Yarns Wooly Worsted Washable, 95 yards, Color 97, Brushed Silver, 1(2) skein(s)

Needles: US 8 16” circular needles
US 8 double-pointed needles

Supplies: Stitch marker, darning needle, 2 small pink buttons, 2 large black buttons, Size I/9 crochet hook

Gauge: 20 sts to 4” in st st.