Free Knitting Pattern: Ripple Ruffle Sunny Hat

10252044_273192876196536_2092850119503396731_nFirst of all, the drawing is just something pop into my mind while editing the picture. hehe.. When I was trying to adjust the exposure, I saw a woman wearing this hat from a back view. So i quickly grab my -S- pen and draw it down. And yep! I like it very much 🙂 So here is the pattern I’ve been working on for the passed few days. Enjoy!

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Level: Advanced Beginner

Size made for: Kids (1 year to 3 years old)

4.00 mm circular knitting needle (straight needle is also okay)
NAKO BABY LUKS MINNOS (colour of your choice)
or any DK yarns/10 ply
(Yarns available at for purchase)

Flower crochet if necessary
Scissor to cut
Yarn blunt needle/ crochet hook 4.00mm

K – knit
P – purl
k2tog – knit 2 toghether
ssk – slip slip knit
sk2togpsso – slip, k2tog, pass slip stitch over
bo – bind off
yo – yarn over
kfb – knit front back
m1 – make 1

Gauge: 11 sts = 2 inch, 16 rows = 2 inch (using 4.00 needle)

1. The hat is knitted back and forth
2. Marker is necessary if you need to mark your start.
3. Special stitch : Ripple Fan and Feather

Fan and feather = 14 sts repeat
Row 1 (Right Side): *k1, yo, k3, k2tog, yo, sk2togpsso, yo, ssk, k3, yo* repeat from * to * til last sts, k1.
Row 2: Purl

Cast On 15 sts
Row 1 (Right Side): Knit till end
Row 2 (Wrong Side): Purl till end
Row 3: K2, *M1, K2* repeat * to *, K1
Row 4: Purl
Row 5: K2, *M1,K3* repeat * to *, K2
Row 6: Purl
Row 7: K2, *M1,K4*repeat * to *, K3
Row 8: Purl
Row 9: K2, *M1,K5* repeat * to *, K4
Row 10: Purl
Row 11: K2, *M1,K6* repeat * to *, K5
Row 12: Purl
Row 13: K2, *M1,K7* repeat * to *, K6
Row 14: Purl
Row 15: K2, *M1,K8* repeat * to *, K7
Row 16: Purl
Row 17: K2, *M1,K9* repeat * to *, K8
Row 18: Purl
Row 19: K2, *M1,K10* repeat * to *, K9
Row 20: Purl
Row 21: K2, *M1,K11* repeat * to *, K10
Row 22: Purl
Row 23: K2, *M1,K12* repeat * to *, K11
Row 24: Purl
Row 25: K2, *M1,K13* repeat * to *, K12 (99 sts as total)
Row 26: Knit
Row 27: Purl

Repeat Row 26 – Row 27 until your desired length or at least 10-15cm.

After that, before we do ruffle,
Next Row (Right Side): K1, *kfb* repeat * til last st. turn, ( 197 sts )
Next Row: Purl

Row 1 (Right Side): *k1, yo, k3, k2tog, yo, sk2togpsso, yo, ssk, k3, yo* repeat from * to * til last sts, k1.
Row 2: Purl

Repeat Row 1 and Row 2 (Ruffle) for 4 or 5 times more.

Then, after done,
Next Row: Knit
Next Row: Purl

Bind Off til end. Leave about 15 cm tail, cut off. Sew seam with crochet hook 4.00mm or blunt yarn needle. Tada! Done 🙂

Last but not least, thank you for trying out my pattern. This pattern is very simple, once you do, it will be so addictive to make more! 🙂

Please and do share your project using this pattern with me at my Ravelry = Snowhitery. Let me know how you think! You can also put flowers, button or ribbons to make it looks cuter! Let your imagination run wild <3

Note: Please contact me if you found any error with this pattern. I am not responsible for the result you gain by using my pattern if you knit with different yarns. Thank you for trying out this design!  Do share with me your project using this pattern. Pattern is copyrighted.

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