Photo of CreatiKnit

The Mermaid Braid Beanie by CreatiKnit

from CreatiKnit Fashion Designs
(6) Name: 'Knitting : The Mermaid Braid Beanie by CreatiKnit
The Mermaid Braid Beanie by CreatiKnit
The Mermaid Braid Beanie by CreatiKnit
The Mermaid Braid Beanie by CreatiKnit
The Mermaid Braid Beanie by CreatiKnit
The Mermaid Braid Beanie by CreatiKnit

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • K2TOG (knit two stitches together at the same time)
  • P2TOG (purl two stitches together at the same time)
  • SSK ( slip 2 stitches on right needle, insert left needle in fronts and knit together)
  • Knit through back loop
  • Basic Cable

Pattern Description:

~Inspired by mermaid myth & beauty, dive into this fun & easy project!

Pattern is written in very easy to understand terms, so that your project is fun & quick to make! Very basic cabling knowledge required.

Uses #5 Bulky/Chunky weight yarn, US10.5 (6.50mm) circular needles or DPN.

Highly recommend the Lusciously soft yarn shown in photo from:
SunriseFiberCo.com
Snuggle Bulky
colorway: 'Mermaid'

Knits in approximate baby or child sizes:
(0-3 months) -13"-14" head circumference
(3-6 months) - 15"-17" head circumference
(6-12 months) - 17"-18.5" head circumference
(12-24 months) - 18"-20" head circumference
(24-48 months) - 20"-21" head circumference
(5-10 years) - 21"-22" head circumference

(c)Creatiknit
You are welcome to sell finished items made from this pattern, under the condition that you include the link CreatiKnit.com/Shop crediting my design in your listing description. Thank you!

(c) 2015-present year CreatiKnit all rights reserved, patterns and photos may not be resold, adjusted, or copied

Gauge:

13 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette stitch on US10.5 (6.50mm) needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 0-3mos(3-6mos)(6-12mos)(12-24mos)(24-48mos)(5-10yrs)

Materials:

  • #5 Bulky/Chunky weight yarn (70-90 yards/64-82 meters)
  • US10.5(6.50mm) -16" length circular knitting needles or DPN
  • US10.5(6.50mm) DPN for decreasing rows & smaller sized hats

You Will Also Need:

  • cable needle (DPN works also!)
  • Row counter
  • stitch marker
  • tapestry needle
  • scissors

Suggested yarn:

90 yards of Chunky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Snuggle Bulky #5 - SunriseFiberCo.com

Colorway:

Mermaid
pdf Digital Download

$5.50

Beginner
Knitting
Accessory
Girls, Infant/Baby
Hat
Need help? Visit our Help Center »

Have you made this pattern?

Share with the Craftsy community.

About the designer

Before I learned to knit or crochet, I remember seeing handmade garments and thinking to myself: "I could never do that...it is way too complicated!"

Then one day I got up the courage to try, and ...

Read More »
View all patterns by designer (90) »