DIY Crochet Beanie – Day 39 – Baby Beanie Crochet Pattern
How to crochet a baby beanie? In this tutorial, I show you how to crochet a baby beanie in roughly 20 minutes. This beanie is very simple and comfortable and should fit most baby heads. The colors used in this pattern can easily be exchanged to fit whatever color scheme you like. If you use two different colored strands, the beanie will have a variegated look that could be really pretty.
Crochet Checkered Beanie Video Tutorial:
This beanie is part of a series of beanies that I am creating to donate to my local homeless shelter. The goal is to complete 100 beanies in 100 days, all using unique patterns that I am going to share with you each day.
Stitches used in this pattern (and their corresponding tutorials):
Chunky Baby Beanie Crochet Pattern
Crochet Hook: K / 10.5 / 6.5 MM
Yarn: 4 Medium ~ 2 Strands ~ Big Twist Value brand (any yarn will work for this pattern)
Note: for this entire pattern, we will be treating the two strands of yarn like they are one, crocheting them simultaneously.
Row 1: 6 SC inside MC.
Row 2: Following a continuous loop pattern, place 2 SC in each of the BACK LOOPS ONLY (BLO) of each st in the row (12 total st at end of row).
Row 3: *1 SC in BLO st 1, 2 SC in BLO st 2.* Repeat * around the row (18 total st at end of row).
Row 4: *1 SC in BLO st 1 – 2, 2 SC in BLO st 3.* Repeat * around the row (24 total st at end of row).
Row 5: *1 SC in BLO st 1 – 3, 2 SC in BLO st 4.* Repeat * around the row (30 total st at end of row).
Row 6: *1 SC in BLO st 1 – 4, 2 SC inBLO st 5.* Repeat * around the row (36 total st at end of row).
Rows 7 – 19 Place 1 SC in the BLO of each st in the row.
1 SL st in BLO of next 5 st, then 1 SL in full st of following 10 st.
Cut and tie off yarn. Hide tail along the brim edge, tuck any excess on the outward-facing side.
Fold brim up.
Attach a pom pom: https://youtu.be/6ISz8AcMusk