Jester Hat

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Jester Hat

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Cute jester hat is a whimsical and unusual twist on the baby hat. To fit child sizes 6-24 mos. Bernat Baby Jacquards #06131 I’m a Big Boy. Sizes 3.75 (U.S. 5) & 4 mm (U.S. 6) knitting needles.

6 mos
12 mos
18 mos
24 mos
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The materials for this project cost $12.09

Step 1:

Select your options


  • 6 mos
  • 12 mos
  • 18 mos
  • 24 mos
To fit child sizes

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Color Info

Baby Jacquards | I'm a Big Boy, 06131 is discontinued. Click 'Edit Color' to select other shade.Edit Color

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 5/3.75mm

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 6/4mm
The materials for this project cost $12.09


Inc = Increase(ing)

K = knit

M1 = Make 1 stitch by picking up horizontal loop lying before next stitch and knitting into back of loop.

rep = repeat

RS = right side

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions


To fit child sizes
6 mos "
12 mos "
18 mos "
24 mos "


Bernat Baby Jacquards (100 g/3.5 oz;316 m/346 yds)
Sizes6 mos12 mos18 mos24 mos 

Im a Big Boy ()
Sizes 3.75 (U.S. 5) and 4 mm (U.S. 6) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge.


23 sts and 30 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] with larger needles in stocking st.


With smaller needles, cast on 86 (90-98-102) sts.
Knit 5 rows (garter st), noting 1st row is WS and inc 3 sts evenly across last row. 89 (93-101-105) sts.
Change to larger needles and proceed in stocking st until work from beg measures (4--) ins [9 (10-11-11.5) cm], ending with a purl row.
Shape top: 1st row: (RS). K1. *M1. K21 (22-24-25). M1. K1 (place marker on last st). Rep from * to end of row.
2nd row: Purl.
3rd row: K1. *M1. Knit to marked st. M1. K1. Rep from * to end of row.
Rep last 2 rows 6 times more. 153 (157-165-169) sts.
Next row: Purl.
Cast off. Sew back seam. Sew top as shown on diagram.
Pom-pom (make 4).
Wind yarn around 3 fingers approx 60 times. Remove from fingers and tie tightly in center. Cut through each side of loops. Trim to a smooth round shape. Attach to each pointy end of Hat.