* Fabric (Jersey or Interlock) (Znok Jersey Violets Green)
- 20 cm x 45 cm (8 in x 18 in) (outside cap)
* Fabric (Jersey or Interlock) - 20 cm x 45 cm (8 in x 18 in) (lining cap)
Download the free sewing pattern here (size 5-8 months). Set your printer settings to A4 paper.
When working with knits, it is important use a stretch needle and a stretch stitch. In this pattern all seams are sewed with a twin needle. The twin needle will sew two parallel lines of stitches on the top of your fabric, and a single zig-zag stitch underneath, that will make the stitch stretchy.
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|Step 1: Draw the pattern.|
Draw the pattern with an aqua trickmarker on the back of both fabrics. The pattern is without seam allowance. Ad 1 cm (0,4 in) seam allowance.
|Step 2: Cut the fabric.|
Cut the patterns twice out of both fabrics.
|Step 3: Pin down.|
Pin the two pieces for the outside of the cap down, right sides facing. Also pin the two pieces for the inside of the cap down, right sides facing.
|Step 4: Sew.|
Sew along the outer edge. Do not sew the notches at the top closed.
|Step 5: Sew the notches on top closed.|
Sew the notches on top closed.
|Step 6: Trim.|
|Step 7: Sew outside cap to inside cap.|
Pin the outside of the cap to the inside of the cap, right sides facing. Sew with a twin needle inside and outside of the cap together. Leave a 5 cm (2 in) opening for turning right-side out.
|Step 8: Topstitch.|
Turn right-side out. Topstitch (Also use a twin needle to topstitch). With a small stitch on top of the cap, handstitch both outside and lining together.
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