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Knitted Baby Cap  and Booties

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This Cap and Booties can be made
with the following: "DAWN" or "CLOVER LEAF" NYLON or NYLON POMPADOUR or "DAWN" BABY YARN or "DAWN" INFANTS WOOL

2 oz.  White or color desired.
1 ½ yds. 1 inch ribbon.
1 yd. ¼-inch ribbon.
1 pr. knitting needles No. 2.

   

 TURN BACK  CAP

Cast on 90 sts and work in seed st as follows: * K 1, P 1, repeat from * across row.

2nd Row. * P 1, K 1, repeat from * across row. Repeat last 2 rows 5 times.  P 2 rows.

Work in pattern as follows:

1st Row. K 1, P 1, * K 1, P 4, repeat from *16 times, K1, P 1, K 1.

2nd Row. K 1, P 2, * K 3, P 2, repeat from *16 times, P1, K1.

3rd Row. K 1, P 1, * K 3, P 2, repeat from *16 times, K1, P 1, K 1.

4th Row. K 1, P 2, * K 1, P 4, repeat from *16 times, P1, K 1.

Repeat these 4 rows for pattern. Work even in pattern for 4 inches, ending with 4th row of pattern.

Next 2 Rows.  Working in pattern cast on 5 sts at beginning of each row.

Next 6 Rows.  Work even in pattern increasing 2 sts on last row ( 102 sts).

Next Row. K 15, K 2 tog, repeat from * 5 times. 

P 1 row.

Next Row. K 14, K 2 tog, repeat from * 5 times. 

P 1 Row.

Continue to decrease in the above manner having 1 st less between each decreasing point until 36 sts remain.

P 1 Row.

Next Row.  K 2 to g across Row. 

P 1 Row. 

Cut yarn leaving an end long enough to draw through remaining sts, fasten securely. 

Sew back seam.  With right side toward you starting at the inside of turn back, pick up and K 64 sts across lower edge of Cap and work 3 rows in seed st, bind off. 

Trim with ribbon ties as illustrated.

 

   

BOOTIES  

CUFF: Cast on 44 sts and work in seed St for 10 rows. 

P 2 rows, increasing 1 St on last row. 

Then work in pattern same as on Cap for 2 inches ending with 4th row of pattern. 

P 2 rows decreasing 1 St on last row (44 sts).

Next Row.  K 2, * Y 0, K 2 tog, repeat from * across row. 

P 3 rows.

Next Row.  K 17 sts and place on holder, K next 10 sts for instep, place remaining 17 sts on another holder. 

Work 2 inches in garter St (K each row) on the 10 sts of instep ending on wrong side and place on a double pointed needle cut yarn.

Slip the 17 sts from 1st holder on needle, attach yarn and pick up 13 sts on side of instep, K 10 sts from spare needle, pick up 13 sts on opposite side of instep, K across remaining sts (70 sts). 

K 13 rows.

Next Row.  K across decreasing 1 St at beginning and end of row and decreasing 2 sts around toe. 

K 1 Row. 

Repeat last 2 rows once, bind off. 

Sew back and sole scams. 

Lace ribbon through beading.