Monday, June 30, 2008

Loomed Preemie Hat

Loomed Preemie Hat

Loom: 30 Peg FG Round Loom
Yarn: 4 Ply Worsted Weight
Stitch: Single Stitch

Instructions:
Using 1 strand of yarn, cast on using the “E” method.
Wrap pegs again – now you have 2 rows on pegs.
Knit off row by lifting bottom stitch over the top stitch – continue around loom.
Wrap yarn all around again and knit off as before.
Continue this until you have completed 10 rows.
Now for the cuff: lift the cast on row up through center of loom and place
The stitches on the pegs – one stitch at a time creating two stitches on pegs.
Knit this row off and your brim is completed.
Wrap yarn around again and knit off as before.
Continue this until you have completed 14 rows.
Now to finish off: remove hat from loom with the gathering method –
Pull end closed and secure – this finishes the top.
You can add a pompom or tassels if you wish – if not you are done J

Teresa Bowman
Teeny Tiny Treasures
© March, 2005

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