This adorable baby rainbow hat has a simple and colorful knit rainbow applique on the front, knit one up for your little one!
You guys, recently I had someone tell me that I don’t know what I’m doing (the internet is not always a nice place). I have a pretty thick skin thanks to my Master’s degree in architecture. I mean seriously, I take criticism like a champ. But something about this made me feel like an imposter.
Which is ridiculous because it’s not like there’s some blogger/pattern designer accreditation school I could go to. Anyway, it only lasted about a day and then I realized that’s dumb, and I DO know what I’m doing.
But it’s always nice when I’m working on a new pattern like this adorable Little Rainbow Hat knitting pattern and the sample turns out EXACTLY right on the first try. Hey look! I do know what I’m doing!
I mean honestly, how cute is this rainbow hat?! I debated adding some clouds, but I already have a cute hat with fluffy clouds so I figured this time I’ll just focus on Roy G. Biv.
(Totally random aside, I was just remembering, when O was maybe 4 years old, we heard something on tv or the radio about Roy G. Biv which he had recently learned about in preschool and he got super excited and said, “Hey! Roy G. Biv! I know that guy, he invented rainbows!!” It was hilariously adorable.)
Anyway, this hat is cute and colorful and I love it. You should knit one immediately. The end.
Little Rainbow Hat Knitting Pattern
Sizes 0-3 months, 6 months, 12 months, 2T+
Gauge: 20 stitches = 4 inches
Little Rainbow Hat Knitting Pattern Supply List
- Worsted weight yarn in light blue and scraps of 6 rainbow colors
- US 7 16″ circular knitting needles
- US 7 double pointed needles
- US 7 10″ straight knitting 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!) My patterns are only a few dollars though (it’s barely as much as a cup of coffee!) and when you purchase them you’re supporting my site, my business and my family and I always always appreciate you! When you purchase this pattern you’ll get an instant download PDF pattern in two nicely formatted easily printable pages that includes written instructions and fair isle chart as well as a second page of 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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