Wednesday, April 16, 2014

New "Preppy" Crochet Beanies in Stripes and Solids

This pattern is written for a "solid" and a "striped" version.  So cute for your little one!


 “Preppy” Crochet Baby Beanies in Stripes and Solids
Crochet Hats for Newborns



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Skill Level:  Easy
Size:
0 – 3 months

Materials Needed:
-  2 skeins Medium #4 yarn  in 2 different colors  (I used Caron Simply Soft Yarn in Cream and Lavender for these hats.)
-  Crochet Hook,  Size G/4.00 mm
-  Yarn Needle  (Used for working in loose yarn ends.)

Gauge:  12 dc sts = 4 inches
            (I crochet pretty loosely.  If you crochet tighter, you may want to  
               adjust to smaller hooks to get your desired size.)


Hat Pattern  (For the Solid Hat)
Size:  0 – 3 months

Round 1:  Using the “Magic Circle”, Ch 1.  Work 12 dc in the circle.  Join with slip stitch to top of first dc.   (12 dc)
Round 2:  Ch 2.  Work 2 dc in each stitch around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch. 
(24 dc)
Round 3:  Ch 2.  *Work 1 dc in first stitch.  Work 2 dc in next stitch.*  Repeat from * to * around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch.  (36 dc)
Round 4:  Ch 2.  *Work 1 dc in next 8 stitches.  Work 2 dc in next stitch.*  Repeat from * to * around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch.   (40 dc)
Round 5 - 9:  Ch 2.   Work 1 dc in each stitch around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch. 
Round 10 - 12:  Ch 1.  Work 1 sc in each stitch around.  Join to first sc with slip stitch.
Fasten off yarn and weave in loose ends.



Hat Pattern  (For the Striped Hat)

Size:  0 – 3 months

Main Color (MC) – Cream
Contrasting Color (CC) - Lavender

Round 1:  (MC)  Using the “Magic Circle”, Ch 1.  Work 12 dc in the circle.  Join with slip stitch to top of first dc.   (12 dc)
Round 2:  (Change to CC)  (Ch 2.  Work 2 dc in each stitch around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch. 
(24 dc)
Round 3:  (Change to MC) Ch 2.  *Work 1 dc in first stitch.  Work 2 dc in next stitch.*  Repeat from * to * around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch.  (36 dc)
Round 4:  (Change to CC)  Ch 2.  *Work 1 dc in next 8 stitches.  Work 2 dc in next stitch.*  Repeat from * to * around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch.   (40 dc)
Round 5 - 9:  (Continue to alternate MC and CC….. Rows 5, 7 and 9 are in MC; Rows 6 and 8 are in CC)  Ch 2.   Work 1 dc in each stitch around.  Join to first dc with slip stitch. 
Round 10 - 12:  (Rows 10 – 12 are all done in CC.)  Ch 1.  Work 1 sc in each stitch around.  Join to first sc with slip stitch.
Fasten off yarn and weave in loose ends.



I am also including pictures of other color combinations here.






5 comments:

  1. Beautiful and easy to make.....THANKS

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  2. Can you tell me an easy way to figure out sizes? Do you add a row or couple more rows per size?

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  3. Thank you for the pattern. I'm going to make a solid one for a friend's baby,

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  4. Does the chain two count as a double crochet?

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  5. No, it fills in like a double crochet but isn't included in the count.

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