|Posted on November 6, 2008 at 11:15 AM|
Caron TLC Essentials
Size 10 / 6mm knitting needles
pending. Cap should fit 3-5 pound baby.
Cast on 40.
Row 1: k4, p4, repeat across. (not sure if I should say turn work, but yes, work is turned)
Row 2: p4, k4, repeat across.
Row 3: repeat row 1
Row 4: repeat row 2.
Row 5: k across
Rows 6: p accoss
Repeat rows 5 and 6 six times.
Row 13: p2tog every 8th st. (36 sts)
Row 14: k across
Row 15: p2tog every 7th st. (32 sts)
Row 16: k across
Row 17: p2tog every 6th st (28 sts)
Row 18: k across
Row 19: p2tog every 5th st (24 sts)
Row 20: k across.
Row 21: p2tog every 4th st (20sts)
Row 22: k2tog every 3rd st (16 sts)
Row 23: p2tog every 2nd st (12 sts)
Row 24: k4tog three times. (3 sts)
Row 25: p3tog. End off leaving long tail.
With long tail, seam side; bury ends.
(In image above I opted to add another row of k4, p4 and used Red Heart's Designer Sport. It came out much smaller, perhaps fitting a baby 2-4 pounds.)
Please remember I am new to knitting -- and new to creating knit patterns. I know my stitches are a bit wobbly, but I'll get there in time.