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Borromean Beanie Hat

from strawberrycouture
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Borromean Beanie Hat
Borromean Beanie Hat Borromean Crochet Beanie Hat for Women

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • single crochet
  • front post single crochet
  • back post single crochet
  • crab stitch (single crochet backwards for the finishing edge
  • chain stitch
  • join chain ends
  • crochet in the round
  • crab stitch (single crochet backwards for the finishing edge

Pattern Description:

What do you get when you interlock 3 separate circles together. Borromean rings. Crochet 2 of the circles separately and crochet the 3rd one after you crochet the chain and weave it into the completed circles. The hat only looks difficult, but is really easy. Consider this hat your next crochet project.

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4sts = 1in; 4sts = 4 rows

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Each ring measures 13 inches(33cm) long and 3 inches(7.5cm) wide. Altogether the height of the hat measures 9 inches(22.5cm)
  • Loosely fits sizes 21-23in(53-59cm)


  • 1 skein 355 yards I Love This Yarn in Brown
  • 1 skein 355 yards I Love This Yarn in Graymist

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 Size K 10 1/2(6.50mm) crochet hook
  • 1 Size I-9(5.50mm) crochet hook
  • 1 tapestry needle
  • 1 pair scissors
  • 1 Size H-8(5.00mm) crochet hook

Suggested yarn:

355 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

I Love This Yarn Solid


front and back post single crochet

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