Sunday, September 27, 2009

a pattern emerges...

you know how i've been mentioning a pullip hat pattern forever? yeah. well, since having my wisdom teeth taken out i've had a little more computer time. hi! i now present to you...

arietta: basic pullip beanie
the knitting pattern!

arietta - knitting pattern for pullip beanie

size: pullip
finished measurement: 8.5 in (21 cm), stretches to 10.25 in (27 cm)
yarn: any worsted weight. shown here in red heart super saver, in monet
needles: size us 5 dpns

gauge: 4.5 sts/in in stockinette.

cast on 48 stitches, join and begin working in the round.
knit 1, purl 1 for 5 rows.
k until hat measures 2 in (5 cm), or 2.5 in (6.5 cm) if you want it a little longer.

decrease rounds:
1. k6, k2tog across
2. (and all following even-numbered rows) k
3. k5, k2tog across
5. k4, k2tog across
7. k3, k2tog across
9. k2tog across

now cut yarn, leaving about a 6 inch (15.5 cm) tail. pull through remaining stitches and tighten. now with a tapestry needle or crochet hook, pull yarn end through to inside of hat and weave in. done!

so what do you think? please let me know if you try it out!

(but please do not distribute this pattern or sell items made from it. for personal use only, etc. (: )


Anonymous said...

Thank you so much for this! I've been thinking about knitting some hats to my Pullip, Dal and Taeyang and these instructions were easy to understand.

Babelglyph said...

Just finished knitting one of these for a gift. Details and pictures are on Ravelry--I made sure to link to the pattern for my project. :)