Yarn selections Chemo caps must be made with very, very soft yarn to protect the sensitive heads of the patients who will be wearing them. Anything soft and cozy to the touch is fine, but we often use the following yarns: Bernat Satin Bernat Bamboo Bernat Chunky Softee Caron Simply Soft Lion Brand Homespun Lion Brand Micro Spun
Additional resources New to knitting or crochet? Check out the Yarn Craft Council's Learning Centre for lots of fabulous information on getting started, including the differences between knitting and crochet, how to read patterns and abbreviations, and step-by-step basic instructions for getting started.
This article from The Motherload offers some wonderful advice on how to knit the perfect chemo cap. Lots of great tips and suggestions for creating lovely handmade hats that will make the recipient feel beautiful, comforted and loved.