Easiest Newborn Hat Knitting Pattern- If you can knit a rectangle, you can make this baby hat!
This knitting pattern is as easy as they come! There’s no crown shaping, or decreasing and it’s knit flat on single point needles. This hat is the perfect project for beginner knitters looking to move beyond basic scarves. This pattern is also great for charity knitting because it’s such a breeze to make.
The finished piece is sewn together at the side and the top is tied off. The rib pattern ensures that the hat stays snugly put on little heads.
Easiest Newborn Hat Knitting Pattern
Needles: Size US 8 single point
Cast on 52 sts. Work in K2, P2 ribbing until piece measures 7 1/2 inches from the cast on edge. Bind off in ribbing.
Finishing- Fold the hat over and sew the seam closed. The top of the hat is closed by tying a 10 inch single crochet strand around it (wrapped around a few times). If you don’t know how to crochet, you could also braid the tie or use a piece of ribbon.
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