Sunday, November 6, 2011

Transformer Slouchy Beanie Pattern

Hello!  Here is a very fast & easy pattern for a crochet beanie that goes from cap to slouchy beanie.  Please note, this pattern is copyright Teabeans, but you can use it.

Materials:
- J10/6.00MM hook
- Lion Brand Nature's Choice Organic Cotton in Almond & Walnut

This pattern is done in rounds.  Do not turn at end of row, but start up over first stitch in prior row.

R1:  Ch 3 (first stitch), *hdc - ch 1* 9 times (10 st)
R2:  *Hdc - ch 1 in first hdc - ch loop,  hdc - ch 1 twice in next hdc - ch1 loop* 5 times (15 st)
R3:  *Hdc - ch 1 in first loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 twice in next loop* 5 times (20 st)
R4:  *Hdc - ch 1 in first loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 twice in next loop* 5 times (25 st)
R5:  Hdc - ch 1 in each loop around (25 st)
R6:  *Hdc - ch 1 in first loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 twice in next loop* 5 times (30 st)
R7:  Hdc - ch 1 in each loop around (30 st)
R8:  *Hdc - ch 1 in first loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 in next loop, hdc - chc 1 in next loop, hdc - ch 1 twice in next loop* 5 times (35 st)
R9-20:  Hdc - ch 1 in each loop around (35 st)
R21:  Hdc in top of hdc & over ch 1 around, dec 1 st every 10 st.  6 total dec.  (64 hdc)
R22-24:  *1 fphdc - 1 bphdc* around (64 st)
Finish by securing a pom pom to the top!

Click here for how to make a pom pom without a pattern.

5 comments:

CrochetBlogger said...

Cute pattern. And the way it's styled makes me want to try to make something similar where the pompom is a ponytail holder that your hair can go through instead of just a pom pom. I'll have to work on it!

Shannon said...

I really like Lion Brand! That's what I've been using to knit :)

Preziosa said...

Cute!!!

Indy said...

Wow, this looks so good! Great job!

Katiebeans said...

hey thanks everyone!!!