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Red dragon beanie

from Sandra Jaeger's Strickstuebchen
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Red dragon beanie
Red dragon beanie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • some experiences with two-color knitting

Pattern Description:

Easy and fast to knit dragon beanie with two ribbing alternatives.
You can either use a quick 2p, 2k ribbing or a sophisticated noop colour ribbing as shown in the picture.

I added noops because they resemble the spikes on the dragons back

Fits small and medium size heads (up to 56 cm head circumreference). For bigger heads use needle size 3.5 mm and add some additional rows at the top.

The knitting instruction is available in English.



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

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • beanie will fit about 54 - 56 cm head circumreference


  • about 50 g of dark red 4-ply sock yarn
  • about 50 of off-white (or white) 4-ply sock yarn
  • Circular needle 40 cm 3.00 mm
  • 5 double pointed needles size 3.00 mm
  • tapestry needle to weave in the ends

Suggested yarn:

230 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Buttinette sckli 4-ply sock yarn


dark red and off-white
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