Easiest Beanie Pattern to Knit


This free knitting pattern shows you how to knit a quick kids hat that is perfect for beginners. This pattern is for kids and you can extend it for adults.

Easiest Beanie Pattern to Knit

What you need

Knitting worsted yarn, 2 strands at a time
Knitting Needles size 8mm (the size of a pencil)




Instructions

1) CAST ON:

For NEWBORN:32 stitches
3 – 6 months:34 stitches
6 – 12 months: 38 stitches
1 – 3 years: 40 stitches
3 – 5 YEARS: 42 stitches
5 – 12 YRS: 44 stitches

Adult: 46 stitches.

2) KNIT EVERY ROW
FOR: Newborn: 5 inches
3 – 6 months: 5 1/2 inches
6 – 12 months: 6 inches
1 – 3 yrs.: 6 1/2 inches
3 – 5 yrs.: 7 inches
5 – 12 yrs: 7 inches

Adult: 8 inches

Cast off stitches. Leave a long tail of yarn.

Thread into a darning needle. Weave through the cast off end of the rectangle, 3 rows down from the top.

Gather tightly, and take a few stitches to secure. Then sew up the seam of the hat. Weave ends of yarn into finished work.

YOU ARE DONE!! ENJOY!!

This project was contributed by http://www.etsy.com/shop/hectanooga


Comments

  1. How much wool is needed ?…6/ 9 mnths
    & Adult please?

  2. A brillient project

  3. I didn’t quite understand the last instructions but it was easy enough

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