Hippo Hat  Knitting Pattern

Who doesn't love a cute, cuddly hippo? The Hippo Hat features cozy earflaps and sweet hippo ears. Find new or vintage buttons to give your baby hippo a fun look! The Hippo Hat is available in infant and child sizes and uses one or two balls of Wooly Worsted washable merino yarn. Perfect to knit for kids!

Ewe Ewe Yarns Pattern #238
 Designed by Heather Walpole
 
Sizes: Infant (Child)
 
Head circumference: 14 (16) inches
 
Yarn: Ewe Ewe Wooly Worsted Washable, 95 yards,
    
Color 97, Brushed Silver, 1(2) skein(s)
 
Needles: US 8 16" circular needles
    
US 8 double-pointed needles
 
Supplies: Stitch marker, darning needle,
    2 small pink buttons, 
2 large black buttons,
    Size I/9 crochet hook
 
Gauge: 20 sts to 4" in st st.