Knitted elf hat patterns have never looked this cute and adorable.
Why not dress up your family in Santa’s little helper’s adorable hats?
Christmas certainly will come early this year.
Knitted Elf Hat Pattern
With these knitted elf hats, you and your family will be the talk of your entire neighbourhood. As far as versatility goes, knitted elf hats can be worn in different seasons and occasions beyond just the festive.
Think of all the places you could show up wearing these elf hats. Don’t get me started on the parties. These elf hats will completely turn your social life around.
You can settle for the traditional red, white and green or you could jazz things up a little with colours that suit the specific tastes of different members of your family. The knitted elf hat pattern is a great project suitable for rookie knitters who intend to knit adorable gifts.
Elf Hat Materials
- Needles size 7(US) or 4.5mm and US size 8 or 5mm.
- Chunky UK or Sports
Elf Hat Pattern Sizes
- Newborn babies to 3-month old babies.
- 3 to 6-month-old
- 6 to 12-month-old babies aged.
- Teenagers and adults.
The pattern is available for download in PDF format and comes in two parts.
The pattern itself and a list of instructions for knitting the elf hat flat, knitting instructions for knitting the elf hat in the round and abbreviations used.
The abbreviations are written alongside detailed instructions for each knitted elf hat size. The best part is you can adapt the pattern to make hats for Valentine’s and St. Patrick’s Day.
Knitting Techniques Needed
The basic knitting techniques used to put together this stunning pattern are as follows;
- K2TOG: Knit two stitches together.
- SSK: Slip one stitch, knit one and pass a slipped stitch over.
- P: Purl.
- CO: Cast on.
- K: Knit.
- BO: Bind off.
A Welcomed Change From A Santa Hat
In my opinion, red Santa hats are a bit too overrated. Time for a break this year. Do you fancy a change from the norm? Well then, the knitted elf hat pattern could tickle your fancy.
I assure you these babies will be next big thing in festive season accessories. Why not try to bring some excitement to your home this year with a couple of elf hats?
As mentioned, you don’t need a Masters in Nuclear physics to take on the knitted elf hat pattern, a basic knowledge of knitting should do. The pattern is available in six sizes that range from newborn size to adult sizes.
Knitted elf hats introduce a whole new dynamic to festive wear. It’s about time the whole Christmas look got a revamp. What’s better than a knitting pattern you can use to whip up iconic pieces for different festive periods?
Think of it, one moment you’re churning out elf hats like a pro, the next you’re indulging in the Irish tradition of St. Patrick’s. Good times.