This pattern is in English.
The smocking bonnet is worked back and forth from the forehead towards the back. The crown is worked in the round on double pointed needles with decreases. Lastly, a casing for the ties is worked along the lower edge. Smocking st is stretchy so the bonnet will fit the child for a long time.
Sizes: 0-3 months (3-6 months) 6-12 months (1-2 years) 2-3 years
Gauge: 38 sts = 10 cm/4 inches in smocking st, 26 sts = 10 cm/4 inches in stockinette st
Suggested needles: Size 3 mm (U.S. size 3) needle, size 3 mm double pointed needles
Materials: 50 g of yarn for all sizes
Suggested yarn: Sandnes Tynn Merinoull (50 g = 175 m/191 yards), Drops Babymerino (50 g = 175 m/191 yards)