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I like you beanie

from Sandra Jaeger's Strickstuebchen
(6) Name: 'Knitting : I like you beanie
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Basic Skills Necessary:

  • do stranded knitting with at most two colors in one round
  • knit and purl
  • weave in the ends during knitting

Pattern Description:

It(tm)s a beanie about friendship and love.
It has a corrugated ribbing in red and white matching the hearts peerie pattern between the animal charts.

There are two dachshounds bringing back a stick (playing throw and bring back the stick), their ears flying.
Two cats from the back (a yellow and black one), the yellow cat has the paw around the others back.
Two robins in love complete the animal charts.
At the crown are hearts.

Because of the many color changes this is a very demanding pattern but it(tm)s absolutely worth it.
However, there are still only two colors in one round.

The hat will fit a head circumreference up to 54 cm.
For bigger heads use either bigger needle size, 5-ply yarn or both.

The original version is knit with 4-ply sock yarn of different manufactureres.

Enjoy and happy knitting!


Knitting gauge: 1 x 1 inch: 8 stitches and 9 rows in stranded knitting.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 52 - 54 cm head circumreference


  • 30 g of off-white, 25 g of black, 20 g of red , 20 g of yellow, 15 g of orange, 15 g of light blue, 20 g of brown, 15 g of dark grey (or anthrazit) for the robins 4-ply sock yarn.
  • you can also use Acrylic yarn of similar weight
  • for bigger heads you can use 5-ply yarn and/or go up one needle size
  • Circular needle 40 cm 3.00 mm and 5 double pointed needles size 3.00 mm for the top of the head

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle to weave in the ends

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Buttinette sckli, Opal uni solid...


red, white , yellow, orange, blue, brown, dark grey
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