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I am a designer of crochet headwear. Almost all of my designs are on the masculine side, but I do stray towards feminine styles at times. I sell a very small portion of the designs I have created so ...

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The Zig (AKA The Charlie Brown)

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(4) Name: 'Crocheting : The Zig (AKA The Charlie Brown)
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The Zig (AKA The Charlie Brown) Front View
The Zig (AKA The Charlie Brown) Side View

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Starting a Hat with Slip Stitches
  • Crochet in-the-round

Pattern Description:

The Zig Beanie (AKA The Charlie Brown)

A double ribbed, zig-zag design never seen before in hat crochet. A great beanie pattern to learn concentric diamond creation (top) and, of course, the zigs.


Diameter Method - It is recommended that the diameter of the working piece meets the values listed in the pattern for rounds 3 through 8.

Following this gauge will allow you to create a Medium beanie. Make sure to press the working piece flat with a ruler and measure the longest distance across through the center.


  • Worsted Weight Yarn - 4 - Medium
  • Wool or other animal fibers that allow for blocking - Highly Recommended

You Will Also Need:

  • Crochet Hook H/8 - 5.0 mm OR as needed to meet gauge
  • Tapestry Needle and Ruler

Suggested yarn:

150 yards of Worsted weight

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