I am so excited to share the Twisted Beanie Crochet Pattern with you! This beanie is completely different than any beanie I have ever made. I hope you love it, too!
This hat is the 9th pattern in the Crochet Along for a Cause. We are making 1 hat per week to donate to a cancer center, school, or homeless shelter all summer long. There’s always time to join! You can find all the details and hat patterns HERE.
Hooked on Homemade Happiness:
Twisted Beanie Crochet Pattern
– Get the free pattern below or purchase the ad-free, printable PDF in my Etsy Shop or Ravelry Shop
– PIN for later HERE
– Add to your Ravelry Queue HERE
Worsted weight yarn in 2 colors (I used Paintbox Simply Aran)
H/5.0 mm hook
Pattern notes & stitches to know
sl st – slip stich
ch – chain
sc – single crochet
sc blo – single crochet back loop only
sc2tog – single crochet 2 together (single crochet decrease)
· written in US terms
· ch 1 does not count as sc
· This beanie is made from a rectangle folded together and sewn to make a tube. The top is cinched closed. Crochet around the bottom to make the brim
· The rectangle is made using a corner to corner method
Approx Finished Size (child):
TWISTED BEANIE CROCHET PATTERN
Start with main color, ch 2
Row 1: 2 sc in 2nd ch from the hook (2 sc)
Row 2: ch 1, turn, 2 sc blo in each stitch (4 sc)
Row 3: ch 1, turn, 2 sc blo in first stitch, sc blo in next 2, 2 sc blo in last stitch (6 sc)
Row 4: ch 1, turn, 2 sc blo in first stitch, sc blo in each stitch across to last, 2 sc blo in last (8 sc)
Repeat row 4 to Row 19 (38 sc)
Each side should be approx. 6.5” Add or take out rows as needed.
In the following rows a rectangle shape will form. One side will increase while the opposite decreases.
Row 20: ch 1, turn, 1 sc blo in each stitch to last, 2 sc blo in last stitch (39 sc)
Row 21: ch 1, turn, 2 sc blo in first stitch, sc blo in each stitch to the last 2, sc2tog blo (39 sc)
Row 22: ch 1, turn, sc2tog blo, sc blo in each stitch across to last stitch, 2 sc blo in last (39 sc)
Repeat rows 21 & 22 to Row 56
The long side should be approx. 20” long. Add or take out rows as needed.
In the following rows, both sides will decrease to close the rectangle
Row 57: ch 1, turn, sc2tog blo, sc blo in each stitch to last 2, sc2tog blo (37 sc)
Repeat row 57 to Row 75
Row 76: ch 1, turn, sc3tog
Leave a (very) long end for sewing.
Bring both of the short ends together. Sew the ends together with a whip stitch.
Use the long end to weave in and out of the stitches around the top. Pull to cinch the top closed. Sew the top closed.
Fasten off, weave in the ends.
To make the brim, join yarn to the bottom of the beanie at the seam and work in rounds.
Join main color at the seam
Round 1: ch 1, sc evenly around working 1 sc in the end of each row around, join to first sc with sl st (approx. 57 sc)
Change to the second color
Round 2 – 4: ch 1, sc in each stitch around, join to first sc with sl st
Fasten off. Weave in the ends.
And you’re done with this fun beanie!!