Your little one will look so adorable sporting this tiny polar bear knit hat! This was a fun and do-able beginner project. The Bernat yarn feels so soft and cozy.

Laura's Loop: Garter Ear Flap Hat - The Purl Bee - Knitting Crochet Sewing Embroidery Crafts Patterns and Ideas! Dawnde, look here for purl bee sweater pattern you love!

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Preemie -Free Knitting Pattern for Itty Bitty Bear Cub Baby Hat - These easy bear cub hats come in two sizes originally for preemies but I'm sure you could adapt for larger sizes. Designed by Carolyn Ingram. Pictured project by jooney

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Ravelry: Beloved /aran/ pattern by Solenn Couix-Loarer, worsted/Aran wt yarn, multiple sizes, free pretty pattern.

Darling Little Ear Flap Hat pattern by Ashley Darling

Simply Fair Isle pattern by Kate Oates

This design features a simple and easy to remember fair isle pattern, great for beginners learning stranding technique! Ear flaps are knit first, then worked into the cast on round.