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Dog paw beanie

from Sandra Jaeger's Strickstuebchen
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Dog paw beanie
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Dog paw beanie Dog paw beanie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • some experience with two-color stranded knitting

Pattern Description:

This cute two colored dog paw beanie has paw prints all around.
To make the pattern more interesting, the paws in the white bands are facing downward and in the blue bands upward.

It also has a corrugated ribbing.

Even at the top are seven tiny paw prints.
As this is only a two colored beanie it is also suitable for stranded knitting beginners.

It will also look great in other color choices like black and yellow/orange, or red and yellow.
Choose your favorites to make the pattern your own ;-)

You can use any 4-ply sock yarn.
About 35 g of each color will do.
Notes for bigger sizes are included.


Knitting gauge in stranded pattern: 1 x 1 inch: 8 stitches and 9 rows (2 x 2 cm: 6 stitches and 7

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • This beanie fits size S and M. (about 53 " 55 cm head circumreference)


  • about 35 g of 4-ply middle blue sock yarn (Opal uni solid from Zwerger yarn in blue color = 5188)
  • 35 g of off-white 4-ply sock yarn (Buttinette sckli).

You Will Also Need:

  • Circular needle 40 cm 3.00 mm
  • For bigger heads use neede size 3.5 mm
  • 5 double pointed needles size 3.00 mm for the top of the head
  • tapestry needle to weave in the ends

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Opal uni solid, Buttinette sckli


medium blue and off-white
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