Ellery Pixie Hat by Julie Taylor

Ellery Pixie Hat

Knitting
August 2018
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 28 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
76 - 127 yards (69 - 116 m)
0 - 3 months. 3 - 6 months, 6 - 12 months, 1 - 2 yrs, 3 - 5 yrs
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This is a very simple pattern for a pixie hat with a pompom.
The pattern gives instructions for either i-cord ties or a chin strap, choose whichever you prefer.
There are instructions for 5 sizes from birth to 5 years.

The pattern has instructions for finishing this hat in either of 2 ways, depending on your skill level:-

  1. You can cast off and knit up the back seam if you are a beginner, or just prefer this method.
  2. You can work short rows and a three needle bind off and hence avoid a seam if you are a more experienced knitter, or wish to learn this method. There is a photo tutorial for short rows and three needle bind off included in the pattern.