This cute gingham hat knitting pattern is so cute in any set of colors, and is a fun and easy fair isle pattern to knit for your newborn, baby or toddler!
Well, the gingham hat knitting pattern has stolen my heart. I thought I fell in love with plaid when I knit up the Buffalo Plaid Hat knitting pattern. That sure is lovely, but then I decided to do a smaller scale gingham plaid hat pattern and oh boy, it’s even better!
I knit this one up in two different colorways and they both look great, all you need are white, a medium tone and a dark tone. The blue reminds me of Dorothy’s dress from the Wizard of Oz while the red makes me think of summer and picnics.
You really can’t go wrong either way. I love how the colors look like they’re overlapping, so the pattern looks tricky, but it’s actually a really easy fair isle knitting pattern. I worked on one of these at a craft night with friends so if I can knit it and talk at the same time, you know it can’t be toooo difficult, right?
I especially like how the top of this one turned out!
Fair Isle Gingham Hat Knitting Pattern:
(includes Sizes 0-3 months, 6 months, 12 months, 2T+)
Gauge: 20 stitches = 4 inches
Gingham Hat Knitting Pattern Supply List:
- Worsted weight yarn in white, light blue and dark blue
- 16″ US 7 circular needles
- US 7 double pointed needles
- Yarn needle
(If you need help, my favorite knitting reference book for everyone from beginners to advanced knitters is THIS ONE!)
This cute pattern is available for sale only. (I have a ton of free pattern options here!) When you purchase this pattern, you’ll get an instant download PDF pattern in one nicely formatted easy-to-print page that includes written instructions and reference step by step photos which you can print (or not) depending on whether you need them. This pattern is available in my Etsy shop or on Ravelry where it will also be permanently stored in your Ravelry pattern library.
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