Skills required: casting on, knitting, purling, knitting in the round, increasing, decreasing, yarn over, picking up stitches, binding off.

 

Petites Feuilles Bonnet


The Petites Feuilles bonnet is an irresistible and practical baby bonnet that works up in no time and is completely seamless. It features a lovely and easy leaf motif. The front of the bonnet is knit flat, the crown is knit in the round. Stitches are picked up to
make ties.
The pattern is both fully written and charted, to accommodate personal preference.

The individual pattern is available for purchase in pdf format for 4.50 Euros.

It is also available as part of the Petites Feuilles eBook

Sizes available: Newborn (3mo, 6mo, 9mo, 12-18mo)

For head circumference: 14 (15, 16, 17, 18) inches or 35.5 (38, 40.5, 43, 45.5) cm.
Finished bonnet depth: 5 (5.25, 6, 6.25, 6.5) inches or 12.5 (13.5, 15, 16, 16.5) cm.

Yarn Requirements:
For all sizes: approximately 100 yards or 91 meters of Mellifera Yarns cash dk 80% merino, 10% Nylon, 10% Cashmere; 231yd/211m per 100g/3.53oz skein or similar dk weight yarn.

Needles:

  • US 6 / 4mm straight or circular needles or size needed to match garter gauge.
  • Set of matching double-pointed needles

Notions:

  • 2 stitch markers
  • tapestry needle

Gauge:
20 sts x 48 rows (24 ridges) = 4 inches or 10 cm in garter stitch.