Lace Baby Beenie
designed by :Lora
Jenkins Copyright 2004 - All Rights Reserved
Size: Lrg. Preemie/ sm. newborn
*1 1/2 oz baby yarn
*size 5 dpns
CO 64 sts and divide as follows:
Needle 1: 16 sts
Needle 2: 16 sts
Needle 3: 32 sts
Rnds 1-5: K2, P2 around for ribbing
Rnd 6: Needles 1 & 2: knit , Needle 3: Knit 16, M1,
K16 (65 sts).
Rnd 7: K1, *YO, K2, sl 1, K2 tog, PSSO, K2, YO, K1; Rep
from * to end of N3.
Rnd 8: K around all 3 needles.
Rnd 9: K2, *YO, K1, sl 1, K2 tog, PSSO, K1, YO, K3; rep
from * to last 7 sts on N3, YO, K1, sl 1, K2 tog, PSSO, K1, YO K2.
Rnd 10: K around all 3 needles.
Rnd 11: K3, *YO, sl 1, K2 tog, PSSO, YO, K5; rep from *
around to last 6 sts on N3, YO, sl 1, K2 tog, PSSO, YO, K3.
*REPEAT RNDS 7 thru 11 four more times!
Knit 1 rnd, decrease 1 st on N 3 - (64 sts).
Dec Rnd 1:
*K 6, K2 tog;
rep from * around.
Dec Rnd 2 & every OTHER rnd: K around.
Dec Rnd 3: *K 5, K2 tog; rep from * around.
Dec Rnd 5: *K4, K2 tog. ; rep from * around.
Dec Rnd 7: *K 3, K 2 tog. ; repeat from * around.
Dec Rnd 9: *K2, K 2 tog. ; repeat from * around.
Dec Rnd 10: *K 1, K2 tog.; repeat from * around.
Dec Rnd 11: * K 2 tog around- you should have 8 sts on
yarn leaving a 10 inch tail, weave through the last 8 sts and pull
tight to close. weave in and trin end! Voila! The cutest little preemie