Little Knight, Newborn Purple Hat by Olha

Little Knight, Newborn Purple Hat

by Olha
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette stitch
US 4 - 3.5 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
43 - 46 yards (39 - 42 m)
baby, newborn
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This pattern is available for free.

This baby hat was designed for the Period of Purple Crying Program at the IWK Health Centre. The PURPLE program educates parents about normal infant crying and teaches coping skills in order to prevent Shaken Baby Syndrome. The pattern is named “Little Knight” because of the ribbing on the front that resembles a visor on a knight’s helmet.

Photography: Shannon Bower, photos used with permission.

Technical editing: Charlotte Quiggle