Knight's Helmet by Val Pierce

Knight's Helmet

May 2019
DK (11 wpi) ?
22 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in double crochet
3.5 mm (E)
361 - 541 yards (330 - 495 m)
One size - 12-24 months
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This pattern is available for free.

This Knight’s Helmet has a working visor fastened on with buttons - perfect for nap time.

The circumference of the hat is 46cm

You will need:
2 balls of Baby Classic DK in Anthracite (32) for the main parts of the helmet
Plus a small amount of Black (99) for the visor. If you have oddments of the black you will not need a new ball.
2 black buttons 20mm
Tapestry needle

This pattern features in Issue 42 of Crochet Now, which was on sale from May 2019 in supermarkets, newsagents and craft stores across the UK. Copies can be ordered from or if you prefer, digital editions are available via

Available free on Crochet Society website - registration required.