Beginner Knits: How to Knit a Baby Hat
Beginner | 58 min
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In this beginner’s class, Maggie helps new knitters learn how to make an adorable hat for babies. She explains every step of the knitting process, from casting on to joining the stitches in the round to working the ever-important knit stitch. The sweet stripes add a fun pop of color, and Maggie shows you two easy ways to finish the hat—with a pretty tassel or a fun envelope closure. Pair this hat with Maggie’s beginner baby blanket for a fabulous baby shower gift.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • 16” circular knitting needles size 7
  • Rowan Softknit Cotton (92% cotton / 8% Polyamide / 50g / 115 yards) - one ball each in Cream / Burnt Orange / Tea Rose
  • Stitch marker
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
Learn how to:
  • Cast on and bind off
  • Knit Stitch
  • Join in the round
  • Change colors
  • Sew seams
  • Weave in ends
What you’ll get:
  • An easy-to-follow class on how to knit an adorable hat for newborn babies
  • 5 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list
  • Step-by-step instruction by expert instructor and author Maggie Pace
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
64 users recommended this class to a friend
I've already recommended it to a friend who is just learning who had asked for tutorial suggestions.
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Tina Davidson
Very helpful for beginning knitter like myself.
More than 3 months ago
Nancy Lujan
excellent demo & instructions. very clear & excellent visual. I'm no longer afraid to try knitting in the round. excellent!!!! thank you!!!!
More than 3 months ago