Monday, March 30, 2015

Infant Knit Bunny Hat Free Pattern

Waaay back in October I shared with you my Bear Cub knit hat. I had made it for my little boy for Halloween. October was a pretty hectic month due to some family circumstances, and I never got around to sharing this sweet little bunny hat I knitted for my daughter's costume!

  • Bulky weight yarn
  • Size 9 knitting needles
  • Tapestry needle for attaching ears
  • You are welcome to make and sell products from this pattern but please link back to this post. Please do not copy this pattern and claim it as your own. Please do not republish any of my photos as your own.
  • Size 3-6 months
  • Don't knit? You can find a crochet bunny baby hat here

Pattern Instructions:


CO 56
Round 1: P around
Round 2: K around
Repeat rounds 1 and 2 until work measure 1.5 inches.
Continue in stockinette stitch until work measures 4.25 inches from the cast on edge. 
Crown Shaping:
Round 1: *K5, K2tog* repeat around
Round 2: *K4, K2tog* repeat around
Round 3: *K3, K2tog* repeat around
Round 4: *K2, K2tog* repeat around
Round 5: *K1, K2tog* repeat around
Round 6: *K2tog* repeat around

Cut tail and sew through remaining stitches. Weave in all loose ends.

Ears: (Make 2)

CO 9
Rows 1-11: Stockinette stitch, beginning with a K row
Row 12: P2tog, P5, P2tog
Row 13: K across
Row 14: P2tog, P3, P2tog
Row 15: K across
Row 16: P2tog, P1, P2tog

Bind Off, attach to hat, sew in loose ends. Block lightly if desired.

My little miss was the cutest bunny last Halloween!

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  1. This is adorable! I love the look of the hat with the yarn you used. Do you remember what kind it was?

  2. Thank you for sharing this adorable pattern! Martha

  3. simple but super cute, just made it for a friends baby and all the ladies wanted to know where I bought it! Of course any knitters I will direct to your pattern.

  4. So simple but so cute. I loved that I could make this so quickly. Thanks for sharing!

  5. Thanks so much for sharing. Will be starting tonight


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