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Despite telling my mom years ago that I would never become a knitter, I took up a pair of needles in 2009 and haven’t put them down since! Knitting is an outlet for my creative energy and my desire ...

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Toasty Bean

from Chelsea Anne Design
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Toasty Bean
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Toasty Bean

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl
  • increases
  • backwards loop cast on

Pattern Description:

This earflap hat is designed with a little one's ever-growing head in mind. Knit with stretchy fingering-weight sock yarn, it is designed to stretch and grow, continuing to fit for many months. The earflaps keep tiny ears warm, while buttons and I-cord braids add style and flair. With Toasty Bean, the earflaps are knit separately first, then joined with other stitches in the round for the body, ending in simple decreases at the top.

Pattern includes helpful photos and instructions including notes on all the techniques described.


7 stitches and 10.5 rows = 1 inch in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 3-6 months, 12 months-2 years, 3-6 years


  • small amount of DK or worsted weight yarn in a contrasting color
  • size 2 DPNs
  • 200-350 yrds of fingering weight yarn
  • small amount of contrasting DK or worsted yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • 4 matching buttons

Suggested yarn:

350 yards of Fingering weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Pick's Hawthorne