January-February 2011

Snowball Cap

snowball cap

Make this striped hat from one large square that is folded in half to form the crown, then pick up the stitches along the edge to make the sides. Two extra fluffy pom-poms up the cuteness factor.
By Linda Permann

RED HEART Soft Baby Steps, 5oz/142g skeins, each approx 256yd/234m (acrylic)
•1 ball #9800 Baby Blue (A)
•1 ball #9600 White (B)

•Size J/10 (6.0 mm) crochet hook
•Size H/8 (5.0 mm) crochet hook
or any size to obtain correct gauge

•4 stitch markers
•3"/7.5cm pom-pom maker (optional)
•Yarn needle

12 months to 6 years

Approx 15"(17)"/38(43)cm circumference

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