Knitting, project 201. Completed 10/26/2009. Fits a 12-inch head.
Adapted from the 20 Hats Project (link)
Fits 12-inch head
Yarn: 0.6 oz or about 28.8 yds left from 1 ball worsted weight cotton yarn – Sugar ‘n Cream (100% cotton), 70.9 g/2.5 oz. 109 m/120 yds. Color #23143, Country Stripes.
Knitting Needle: US G-7 (4.5 mm) double-pointed needles (DPN)
18 sts and 30 rows to 4 inches/10cm stockinette stitch in round
4.5 sts per inch
Preemie hats range from 10″ (25cm) circumference for the very smallest up to 15″ (37.5cm) for the average newborn. Hat depth should be 4″ (10cm) for preemies and 5″ (12.5cm) for newborns.