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Make a chic, striped crochet beanie in no time flat! This pattern is ideal for the beginning crocheter looking for a first project. Simple double crochet and single crochet stitches are worked in the round using a chunky, soft merino wool/acrylic blend yarn.
A size L hook makes this a fast project! Instructions are very easy-to-read, with NO abbreviations. Nice, easy pattern.
Finished Crocheted Measurements:One size fits all adults.
Yarn Used: GGH Aspen (50% Merino Wool/50% Acrylic).
Pattern Gauge: Approximately 2 double crochets = 1" and 1 double crochet round = 1" on Size L/11 [8mm] crochet hook.
Yarn Label Gauge and Information:A bulky weight yarn with a gauge of 10 stitches = 4" on size 10-1/2 to 11 needles..
Total Yardage Required: Approximately 62yds [57m] of each color.
Some suggested yarn substitutes to try:
If you have a yarn substitute to suggest for this project, email us!
Madeleine Tosh Chunky
Cascade Yarns Pacific Chunky
Wendy Mode Chunky
Misti Alpaca Tonos Chunky
Malabrigo Yarn Chunky
Lion Brand Wool-Ease Think and Quick
Crochet Hook Used: Size L/11 [8mm] crochet hook.
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