Wednesday, 4 September 2013

Domo/monster innocent hats

As many of you will know I have begun making hats for the innocent smoothies for this years big knit :)
Domo is a big part of my life and his latest bit of inspiration rubbed off on some of my hats :P
Here they are:
I made a brown one and a pink one- the traditional colours, but I may start making some random coloured little monsters too!
To make a monster/Domo hat it is pretty similar to the basic pattern but you just have to include a red intarsia square and some little teeth and eyes;
Using 4mm needles and the main colour DK you have chosen for your Domo/monster hat cast on 28sts
Knit two rows of k1, p1 ribbing
row 3- k 11 sts in brown, swap to red and k 5 sts, then swap back to brown and k the last 12 sts (using intarsia method of bringing different coloured yarns across back of work)
row 4- p 11 in brown,  p 5 in red, p12 in brown
Repeat rows 3 and 4 two more times :)
row 9- k across whole of row in brown
row 10- P across whole of row in brown
Repeat rows 9 and 10 2 more times
row 14- K2tog across (14sts)
row 15- P2tog across (7sts)
To finish thread yarn end through remaining stitches on needle, draw up and sew down back of hat- darn in and cut all loose ends also. Then using black yarn give your little monster two eyes and stitch/stick on some small strips of white felt which have been cut with pinking shears along one edge.
All done
Hahaha, I hope you like the hats-  I will have more to show you soon, I am sure of it :0)
See you soon,
Byeeee xXxXxX


  1. I love this
    you'll have to make one to fit your blythe doll :P

    I may just have to make this

    1. That's an idea- it would keep my little girls warm for the winter :P xxx

  2. Aww! I completely agree with springmusician! Blythe must have one, too! Thank you for the pattern!!! I must make this! ;)

    1. Hahaha, you are welcome :P Yes, I will get to work on the blythe hat soon! xxx

  3. Awww! They are so sweet! Hope you make lots more. He could look nice in yellow too maybe?

    1. Thanks, ooohh yellow sounds nice! I will definitely try it :) xxx


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