Hook Size: G or H
Yarn Weight: 3
Yarn Used: Bernat® Softee® Baby™
Ch4 and join with a sl st.
Round 1: Ch3(this counts as your first dc of this and future rounds), 9dc into ring, and join with sl st. (join all future rounds this way. - 10dc.
Round 2: Ch2, dc in same st, 2dc in each st to end - 20dc.
Round 3: Ch2, 2dc in next st, *[1dc, 2dc in next], to end - 30dc.
Round 4: Ch2 1dc in next st, *[1dc in each of the next 2 sts, 2dc in next], repeat from * to end of row - 40dc.
Rounds 5-12: Ch2, dc in each st to end.
To add accent color and ruffle to your newborn baby hat, skip the round 12 directions, and replace with the pattern below:
Round 12: Change color if you desire and sc in each sp around.
Round 13: 1sc ch2 in each of 40 stitches around, join with sl st.