Anything “Baby Size” Is Cute

I found the most adorable baby hat pattern on Ravelry a few weeks back.

Ravelry.com.  Yet another obsession I can blame on PodMate.  An online community for those who knit and crochet that’s chocked full of all things yarn.

After reading the pattern a few times, I decided I could totally knock the socks off this pattern and went at it.  I learned how to finally M1 without having to do a bar increase.  I worked only on DPNs (I might have also cursed a lot). I  tried my hand at another i-cord. It went well for the most part.

Well, there was those 30 minutes where I didn’t decrease correctly and I had to close my eyes as Martha took out a couple rows.  But other than that, it went well.  And it’s so dang cute.

Baby Tulip Hat

Eat your heart out, people!  It’s a little tulip hat.  And it’s so tiny.  Apparently that happens when you make things in newborn size.  And there’s a new baby coming along in a few weeks and I’m hoping I can get it to the new momma in time.  But I couldn’t wait any more.  I had to share.

*Baby Tulip Hat: Clochette by Caroline Dlugy-Hegwer of Sock PixieFree pattern available through Ravelry.com.

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February 25, 2011 - 9:15 am

Amy - That is about the cutest damn thing I’ve ever seen! And you did knock the socks off it.

February 25, 2011 - 9:57 am

katie o. - What Amy said. That is so stinking adorable Boo! I can’t get over how insanely talented you are!!!

February 25, 2011 - 10:58 am

Wendi @ Bon Appetit Hon - If my head were the size of a grapefruit, I would totally want that hat.

February 25, 2011 - 11:42 am

Melanie - Allie totally needs one of these!!! :)

February 25, 2011 - 2:14 pm

Dawn - That is the cutest hat ever. Yay for wee tiny baby things!

February 26, 2011 - 9:08 am

J. Smith - I’m just gonna throw out the information that E has a perfect little round head that fits a 6 month hat. Do with that information what you will. Maybe I can trade some ridiculously cute cookies for some knitting lessons?

February 27, 2011 - 2:35 pm

Anamaris - Giiiiiirl, you’re rocking those needles! I think you’ve found your small business venture.

February 27, 2011 - 10:00 pm

Kelsi - OH MY GOSH!!! I want to buy!!! How much would u sell for? please email me @ kelsipitts@itsthepittsphotography.com :) :)

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