Preemie Cap (Easy)
Exchange to crochet
Size; 4 ½ 'across
Stitches Used; Chain, single crochet, slip stitch
Gauge; 5 sc sts = 1', 6 sc rows = 1inch
Materials; Baby yarn, 2 ozs, 12 ' of ¼" picot ribbon, E crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge.
Note; Work in back lps throughout.
Row 1; Ch 35, sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each ch across. Turn (34 sc)
Row 2; Ch 1, sc in each st across leaving last 3 sts un-worked, turn (33 sts)
Row 3; Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.
Row 4; Repeat Row 2. (28 sts)
Row 5; Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.
Row 6; Ch 1, sc in each st across, (sc; end of Row below and next un-worked st together, sc in each of next 2 un-worked sts) 2 times, turn (34 sts).
Row 7' Ch 1, sc in each st across, turn.
Rows 8 - 54; Repeat rows 2 - 7 continuously. Ending with Row 6. At end of last Row, fasten off leaving 18 "for weaving and sewing.
Weave 18' end through ends of rows. Pull to gather top of cap; sew last and first rows together. Secure end.
Turn up bottom edge of cap for cuff as shone in photo. Tie ribbon into a bow around and st on cuff.