What to do with leftover sock yarn?

After all of my recent sock projects, I've got a few balls of yarn left-overs and no idea what to do with them. 



Olive & Emma sock = 80g 
Happy Go Knitty sock = 55g 

Can I make anything with this? It's not heaps, but it's a lot to go to waste.
A friend of mine is having a baby in April (plenty of time for baby-knits planning)  and I was wondering whether this would be enough for a little hat or something? 
Suggestions welcome!

Comments

  1. You should have plenty for a wee hat and probably booties. Personally I save my leftovers and make striped socks with them, only got one pair so far but I find they go really quickly and they look cool too.
    Take a look on Ravelry for 4-ply baby stuff, you'll find a heap that takes less than 50g, though best to search by metreage as the gram filter doesn't seem to be working

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  2. Oooooh awesome! stripy booties would be perfect!

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  3. Make wrist warmers! The Happy-go-knitty stripy yarn will of course give you stripy wrist warmers. :)

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    1. Oh yeah! Easy pattern on Ravelry that you can recommend?

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