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10 Preemie Hats
Knitting
preemies
Needle and yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash
213.4 yards, 97 grams 0.97 skeins = 213.4 yards (195.1m)
Red
ImagiKnit in San Francisco, California
Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash
50.6 yards, 23 grams 0.23 skeins = 50.6 yards (46.3m)
red
Knit Picks Swish Worsted
88 yards, 40 grams 0.8 skeins = 88.0 yards (80.5m)
Blue
Lorna's Laces Shepherd Worsted Multi
38.3 yards, 19 grams 0.17 skeins = 38.3 yards (35.0m)
Spud & Chloƫ Sweater
38.4 yards, 24 grams 0.24 skeins = 38.4 yards (35.1m)
Notes

I am knitting 10 preemie hats.

My basic recipe is to cast on between 48 and 56 stitches depending on the chosen stitch pattern and yarn. Knit for four inches and then start appropriate decreases. The hats end up being 9 to 10 inches in circumference.

  • Red stockinette hat took 20 (44 yards) grams of Cascade 220 Superwash
  • Red broken rib hat took 18 grams (40 yards) grams of Cascade 200 Superwash
  • Red waffle rib hat took 18 grams (40 yards) grams of Cascade 200 Superwash
  • Blue hat with brown and orange stripe took 24 grams (38 yards) Spud & Chloe Sweater
  • Navy broken rib hat took 21 grams (46 yards) of Swish Worsted
  • Navy stockinettehat took 19 grams (42 yards) of Swish Worsted
  • Red moss stitch took 23 grams (50 yards) of Cascade 220 Superwash Two more dark red Cascade 220 Superwash hatsMulti-colored ribbed hat in Lorna’s Laces Shepherd Worsted

2/16/12 Done! I need to find a place (preferably locally) that would like these and then I am going to start over with another 10.

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Finished
June 2010
February 16 2012
About this pattern
Personal pattern (not in Ravelry)
About this yarn
Shepherd Worsted Multi
by Lorna's Laces
Aran / 10 ply
100% Wool
225 yards / 114 grams
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220 Superwash
by Cascade Yarns
Worsted / 10 ply
100% Wool
220 yards / 100 grams
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About this yarn
Swish Worsted
by Knit Picks
Worsted / 10 ply
100% Merino
110 yards / 50 grams
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24163 projects, stashed 12161 times
About this yarn
Sweater
by Spud & Chloƫ
Worsted / 10 ply
55% Wool, 45% Cotton
160 yards / 100 grams
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10637 projects, stashed 5905 times
  • Project created: August 11, 2010
  • Finished: February 16, 2012
  • Updated: February 18, 2012