Rugby Baby Sweater & Playful Hat Pattern Combination


This top-down knit pattern is accompanied with a link to a start-to-finish tutorial by Designer Edie Eckman, guiding a beginning knitter or giving a more experienced knitter a refresher on some techniques. The pattern is sized for 12, 18 or 24 months.

Included in the download is our fun Playful Hat pattern!

Pattern Specifications

Advanced Knitting Skills for the Rugby Baby Pullover.

This pattern uses three balls of our U.S. Organic Cotton, 194yd/177m/3 ounces.  Knitting a 12 m pullover with the three balls should allow enough yarn for knitting the Playful hat in 12 m. size.

Size US 6 (4.0mm) 16" circular needle and double-pointed needles or size needed to obtain gauge.

Size US 4 (3.5mm) 16" circular needle and double-pointed needles.

4 stitch markers, 1 in a unique color; Sewing needle and thread for buttons.

Three !/2", 1.27cm buttons

Gauge: 23 sts/30 rnds=4" in stockinette stitch with larger needles, blocked.

The Playful Hat is an easy knit.

Needles & Notions:
Needles: US 6 (4.0 mm) 16" circular needle or size needed
to obtain gauge. Stitch marker; Tapestry needle; Crochet
hook (for joining); 2"x3" cardboard (for making tassel)

21 sts and 27 rnds = 4", washed and blocked

Sizes & Measurements:
6 (12, 18, 24) months
Finished circumference: 11 (11 3⁄4, 12 1⁄2, 13 3⁄4)"
Finished height: 6 1/2 (6 1/2, 7, 7 1/2)"