This title features 19 beginner friendly fun and fabulous animal hats to knit. Projects are sized from newborn to 12 years old and designed to grow with kids. It provides encouraging advice and clever shortcuts. Everyone needs a hat! But why settle for just any old hat? Knit up the cutest little animal hats and booties, including a pair of elephants, a cheeky monkey and an adorable bunny hat with matching paws. These fun and fabulous animal hats will delight new parents, and they're a snap to knit. Sized from newborn to 12 years old, the 19 projects in this book are designed to grow with kids and become their go-to favourite hats. All the hats and booties are both beginner-friendly and budget-friendly, using machine-washable acrylic yarn and time-tested knitting techniques for quick baby shower and children's gifts. Even if you're new to knitting. Gramma Nancy's Animal Hats (and Booties, Too!) provides encouraging words of advice and plenty of clever shortcuts.
'Gramma' Nancy Nielsen began knitting baby hats and booties for the many young navy families serving with her son-in-law aboard the submarine USS Alabama. Her animals- or Gramminals- won Grand Prize in the 2012 Vanna's Choice Contest, sponsored by the Lion Brand Yarn Company. She lives in Washington State.