Ostrich Plume Baby Bonnet
Fingering-weight yarn of cashmere and extra fine merino combined with a delicate lace stitch produces this heirloom baby bonnet. The body of the bonnet is knitted in one shaped piece with two small seams, and ribbing is picked up and knit along the bottom edge.
Note: This is a true newborn size.
Yarn weight: Fingering (14 wpi)
Gauge: 28 stitches = 4 inches in Stockinette on larger needle
First three photos used with permission from Mary Rose.
Needle size: US 2 - 2.75 mm
US 3 - 3.25 mm
Yardage: 137 yards (125 m)
Other supplies: Tapestry needle, 1 yard of 1/8" (3 mm) ribbon
Sizes available: Newborn