Premier Yarns Knit for Kids Cabled Bonnet to Knit

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by Premier Yarns Design Team

Premier Yarns Knit for Kids Cabled Bonnet to Knit

Join A.C. Moore, World Vision, and Premier Yarns to wrap the world in warmth! We invite you to knit this adorable bonnet for your child or for a child in need –-- either way, you’'re helping to make a difference. World Vision’'s Knit for Kids program provides warmth and comfort to children living in poverty across the world. You can donate this bonnet, or any hand-made item, to Knit for Kids at all A.C. Moore locations. Premier Yarns is also generously donating a percentage of all Knit for Kids yarn sales to World Vision'’s international development and relief work. Stop in today and see the manager for more information. Click here for more details and projects.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of 32 sts x 24 rows (4 inch) in Cabled Pattern to knit a bonnet that measures 8 inch in length by 12 inch in width. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook or needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download the template for abbreviations and stitches not explained elsewhere.
    Special stitches and abbreviations:
    Cabled pattern (multiple of 8 sts + 6) =
    Row 1 (RS): * C6B, p2; rep from * to last 6 sts, end C6B.
    Row 2 and all WS rows: * P6, k2; rep from * to last 6 sts, end k6.
    Rows 3, 5: * K6, p2; rep from * to last 6 sts, end k6.
    Row 6: * P6, k2; rep from * to last 6 sts, end k6.
    Rep Rows 1-6 for patt.
    C6B = Cable 6 back. Slip 3 sts to cable needle, hold cable needle to back of work, knit next three sts from left hand needle, knit 3 sts from cable needle.
  • 2
    Cast on 110 sts.
    Row 1: * K2, p2; rep from * to last 2 sts, end k2.
    Row 2: * P2, k2; rep from * to last 2 sts, end p2.
    Rep rows 1-2; 2 more times. Begin working in Cabled Pattern until hat measurs 8 inch from Cast-on edge, ending after row 6. Bind off all sts.
  • 3
    Button Loop:
    With crochet hook, sl st to join just above ribbing at edge on left side. Chain 5. Sl st to join in the same place as first sl st. Fasten off.
  • 4
    Finishing:
    Fold Bonnet in half and sew Bind-off edge to itself. Sew button to the right of the bonnet, just above ribbing. Weave in ends.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Premier Yarns Ever Soft Sunflower 104810642
  • Clover Takumi Bamboo Premium Knitting Needles Double Point 7 inch No. 7/4.50 mm 104236677
  • Clover Crochet Hook of Your Choice
  • Cable Needle
  • Tapestry Needle
  • 1/2 inch Button
Download Project Template