Cupcake Beanie

by Sheeps Clothing
www.sheepsclothing.com.au

This beanie looks so delicious you could almost eat it! The pattern can be made in a small size (1-3 year olds) or a larger version (3-6 year olds).

You will need:
TOOLS: • 1 pair 5mm needles • 1 pair 6mm needles or sizes to give required tension • Pom pom maker • Sewing up needle MATERIALS: • 1 ball beige coloured yarn (12ply) • 1 ball pink coloured yarn (12ply) • ½ ball red coloured yarn

© Copyright 2008 Sheeps Clothing. All rights reserved. Please do not make money using this pattern.

. Please do not make money using this pattern. *K3 “bobble”* repeat to last stitch. Change to 6mm needles For small size only: Purl all stitches. All rights reserved. knit. Wrong side Break off beige yarn and join in pink yarn. K3 For large size only: Knit 2. Cast on 62 (66) stitches. knit • Turn your work around as if you were knitting on the wrong side • Purl all five stitches • Turn around again to the front • Knit 5 stitches together. Step 2. Knit 2*. K2 st *How to knit a bobble: • All into one stitch – knit. 1 row (right side) *Knit 2. Purl 2*. K3 Continue in stocking stitch for 15 (19) rows © Copyright 2008 Sheeps Clothing.Bobble* row Right side: Bobble row For small size only: Knit 3.NOTE: Tension should be 17 stitches / 10cm Step 1. st row once. increasing 1 stitch in the middle of the row (63 stitches) For large size only: Purl to end of row (66 stitches) Step 7. Step 3. repeat to last 2 stitches. repeat to last 2 stitches. *K3 “bobble”* repeat to last stitch. Repeat 1st and 2nd row 4 (5) times. purl. purl. Step 5. P2 nd Step 4. “bobble”*. Right side . Repeat 1 Step 6. 2 row (wrong side) *Purl 2. “bobble”*.

Sew up using mattress stitch. Ensure you leave a long enough “tail” to sew pom pom to top of hat. (K2 tog) to end of row. repeat 1st & 2nd decrease rows as above 5(6) times working 1 stitch less between decreases in knit row each time. . Turn your work around as if you were knitting on the wrong side. © Copyright 2008 Sheeps Clothing. purl. knit. Purl all five stitches. purl. Press finished hat lightly under a damp cloth. make a pom pom. Making a pom pom (Step 11) Step 10. Please do not make money using this pattern. Turn around again to the front. *To knit a bobble: All into one stitch – knit. Using red yarn. 1st decrease row (right side) *K 7(9) K2 tog* Repeat from * to * to end of row 2nd decrease row (wrong side) Purl Step 9. Break off yarn and thread through a wool needle.Step 8. Run needle through remaining stitches and take off the knitting needle. Step 11. Next row: K1. Knit 5 stitches together. All rights reserved. Keeping stocking stitch pattern correct. knit.