Preemie Newborn Lion Hat Crochet Pattern

Another adorable preemie/newborn hat! This lion hat will be great for a NICU zoo day.

Skill Level
Intermediate

Sizes Included
1-3 lb: 8.5-9″ circumference, 3.5-4″ length
3-5 lb: 11-11.5″ circumference, 4-5″ length
6-8 lb: 12-12.5″ circumference, 5-6″ length
9-11 lb (Newborn): 13-14″ circumference, 6-6.5″ length
These are our finished sizes. If yours doesn’t fit within these measurements, please check your gauge.

Materials
Extra soft worsted weight yarn
  1. Yellow
  2. Brown
  3. White
  4. Black
  • 1-3 lb: ~ 17 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
  • 3-5 lb: ~34 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
  • 6-8 lb: ~43 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
  • 9-11 lb (Newborn): ~51 yards of yarn for hat only, not for add-ons
G-6 (4.00mm) crochet hook
2 small black buttons
Fabric scissors
Yarn needle, to weave ends

Each PDF pattern comes with a printable "Crochet Help, Tips and FAQs".

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