How much do you love bulky yarn? I love that it works up so quick and the squishy warmth is so snuggly! I am so excited to release the Back-Country Beanie, a quick make, and perfect for anyone!
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Bulky and Warm
The Back-Country Beanie works up really quick, making it perfect for quick-gifts or charity giving!
The pattern is worked as a flat rectangle then seamed down the side and cinched at the top.
The Back-Country Beanie looks great with or without a pom and is totally gender-neutral!
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My testers did a great job with the Back-Country Beanie! Some of the yarns they used were: Lion Brand Thick & Quick, Lion Brand Hometown USA, and Yarn Bee Soft And Sleek Chunky.
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Back-Country Beanie Pattern
- Approx. 60-108 yards of #6 super bulky yarn. I used *Bernat Softee Chunky and *Lion Brand Wool Ease Thick and Quick
- 8.0mm crochet hook. I used *Furls Streamline Swirls
- *Yarn needle
- *Tape measure
- *Pom pom if desired
8 sts x 5 rows = 2″ Pattern for gauge: hbdc
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Adult Small: Best Fit 20″-21″ head circumference. Finished dimensions before seaming: 19″ x 9″
Available in the Premium PDF: Child, Toddler, Adult Small, and Adult Large
- ch – Chain
- hbdc – Herringbone Double Crochet
- hbdcblo – Herringbone Double Crochet Back Loop Only
- st(s) – Stitch(es)
- slst – Slip Stitch
- Rnd (s)- Round(s)
- US Terminology
- All beginning ch2 do not count as a stitch
- Hat is worked back and forth in rows then seamed closed.
- The length of the rectangle will determine the circumference.
- *-* denotes repeat sequence
Herringbone Double Crochet (hbdc): Yarn over, insert hook into indicated stitch, yarn over, pull through loop – and through the first loop on your hook (2 loops on hook), yarn over, pull through one loop on hook (2 loops on hook), yarn over pull through both loops.
Back Country Beanie
Best Fit 20″-21″ head circumference.
Row 1: Hbdc in 3rd ch from hook, and each ch across, ch2 turn (15).
Row 2: Hbdcblo in each st across, ch2 turn (15).
Repeat Row 2 until desired length for circumference.
For the Adult Small it took me 23 rows for 19″ length.
Leave long tail for seaming together and closing the hat after final row.
Fold the hat in half, lengthwise, and line up the stitches to whip stitch closed.
Turn the hat inside out to keep the seam inside.
Weave in all ends, and your pom pom if desired, and you’re done!
There you have it! Your very own Back-Country Beanie!
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