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Topic: Reversible Toddler bonnet - NEW LINK to the free pattern :)  (Read 10533 times)
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« on: June 06, 2008 01:48:10 AM »

I can't believe its so long since I last posted - seems life has just got in the way a bit lately! Anyways, this spring I made some reversible toddler bonnets for my DS and a friend's DD. I had quite a few people on another forum asking me for a pattern, so I just did a PDF pattern yesterday and posted it on my blog for anyone to download, along with instructions. Free for personal use of course  Grin

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And the pattern can be downloaded from my blog post, where you will also find full instructions.
This should fit a size approx 2-4 years, but can be adapted fairly easily to other sizes  Smiley As it's too hot for a double layer bonnet right now, you could also just make it a single layer non reversible - simply finish the raw edges with bias binding.
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« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2008 02:09:00 AM »

They are adorable great work it is freezing here at the moment in the first few days of winter and i have wanted to make my littlies a bonnet/hood with bear ears for a while (yes i am a mean mummy), hope you dont mind if i use your pattern i will show u pics when i am done
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« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2008 02:19:12 AM »

Of course I don't mind - that's why I put it up, because I thought I'd share  Grin And yes, would love to see pics when you're done!  Grin Grin
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« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2008 06:09:08 AM »

My MY those are too cute!  And so is your son!  They remind me of those old aviator hats, or if a ruffle were added to the front - those old men babies from the Little Rascals -do you know what I am talking about?  My son is almost 13, so I think he just might be beyond these - lol.  But I just might try to make a single layer one from some old hankies with a ruffle for kicks.  Thanks for the pattern!

BTW, I love your floor!
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« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2008 09:09:49 AM »

So charming and practical. Thanks for the tute!

For summer, I can see a ruffly thing (or a French Foreign Legion flap) on the back of the neck for sun protection.

For winter, felted wool?
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« Reply #5 on: June 06, 2008 09:24:38 AM »

I like that it's not so frilly, so that little boys can wear it. I didn't even know such a thing existed. Great job.
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« Reply #6 on: June 07, 2008 10:06:12 PM »

oooh!  i love these!  i will def. have to try this pattern for my little man.  thanks for sharing  Grin
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« Reply #7 on: June 08, 2008 06:22:06 AM »

I am having problems with IE. Doesn't want to download the file. I really like the bonnet and would love to try my hand at making one.
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« Reply #8 on: June 08, 2008 05:33:48 PM »

This is awesome! I'm going to make one/some for my nephew closer to cold weather.

There does seem to be a problem with your file host though 'cause I'm running into trouble trying to download it.
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« Reply #9 on: June 10, 2008 02:37:06 PM »

Hmm, several people are having problems downloading... I havetried it and managed it fine both from work and at home. Grrr, the wonders of modern technology! Anyways, I'll be happy to email it to anyone who struggles to download - just PM me your email addy!  Grin
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« Reply #10 on: June 11, 2008 04:52:25 AM »

My email is nannalexi@hotmail.com. Thanks for the offer to send. I tried it again and it still doesn't work for me.
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« Reply #11 on: August 08, 2008 01:27:47 AM »

Bumping this one too, hoping this new file host is better and that there are no more download problems!  Grin LINK TO PATTERN
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« Reply #12 on: August 08, 2008 11:42:45 AM »

Thank you so much for sharing this!  I will definitely be making some winter bonnets this year for my kiddos.  This should keep their little heads nice and warm. Smiley
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« Reply #13 on: November 04, 2008 12:40:22 PM »

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« Reply #14 on: November 04, 2008 06:22:30 PM »

OH I think I love you!   I have been searching the internet for a pattern for this exact hat for my daughter forever and have come up with NOTHING.  THANK YOU THANK YOU THANK YOU!!  I am downloading the pattern right now.  I will post pics here when I make one.
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« Reply #15 on: November 05, 2008 05:41:54 AM »

Soo cute!  I can't wait to try this and make one for my 2 year old!
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« Reply #16 on: November 05, 2008 09:31:10 AM »

OMG, I love it....I must go and see your Blog for the tute...this is perfect for those windy cold days..Smiley
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« Reply #17 on: November 06, 2008 01:01:26 PM »

Love this little hat. I did not have trouble downloading but with printing the correct size. I know it is because of my ignorance that has anything to do with computers, can anyone help me? When I try normal printing it is too small and when I try 100% it is too large, which would not be a problem since I could tape the pieces together but it just cuts off the pattern and does not completely print it out. Any help appreciated. (I need to take some Adobe printing lessons. lol)
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« Reply #18 on: November 19, 2008 08:44:41 AM »

Unless you have a printer that can print on A3 size you won't get all the pattern pieces on one sheet - you will need to print at 100% and select "tile pages" in the print dialogue box, then piece the sheets together afterwards - hope that helps  Grin
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« Reply #19 on: November 19, 2008 10:59:30 AM »

The corduroy makes them look so warm. It's nice to see a hat that's not a stocking cap.
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« Reply #20 on: November 21, 2008 08:13:23 AM »

These are adorable!  Thanks so much for posting the pattern!
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