We were making gingerbread and I decided it was only right to make a Preemie/Newborn Gingerbread Hat! This pattern is very easy to make with worsted weight yarn, 2 small buttons, and a G-6 (4.00 mm) crochet hook. I’d love to see what y’all come up with!
Sizes Included 1-3 lb: 8.5-9″ circumference, 3.5-4″ length 3-5 lb: 11-11.5″ circumference, 4-5″ length 6-8 lb: 12-12.5″ circumference, 5-6″ length 9-11 lb (Newborn): 13-14″ circumference, 6-6.5″ length These are our finished sizes. If yours doesn’t fit within these measurements, please check your gauge.
Materials Extra soft worsted weight yarn
We recommend Lion Brand, Vanna’s Choice.
1-3 lb: ~ 17 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
3-5 lb: ~34 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
6-8 lb: ~43 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
9-11 lb (Newborn): ~51 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
G-6 (4.00mm) crochet hook 2 small black buttons for eyes Fabric scissors Yarn needle, to weave ends
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This is a CROCHET PATTERN listing, not the physical product. The Preemie Newborn Gingerbread Hat crochet pattern is written using U.S. crochet terminology.