Whimsical Beaded Butterfly Hat

from Christine Marie Chen Designs

Whimsical Beaded Butterfly Hat Pattern


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Knitting: Whimsical Beaded Butterfly Hat
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Women, Girls, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round with circular and double pointed needles, purl, yo, decreases, slip stitch, stranding, beading, etc...

Pattern Description:

Who doesn't love butterflies? The butterfly stitch resembles the wings of a butterfly... as strands of yarn are gathered to give this hat it's whimsical, playful look. My daughter Caitlin (in the black hat) has gotten so many compliments when she wears hers. :)


18 stitches = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 3 Sizes to fit Toddler, Girls, Women


  • 1 skein worsted weight yarn (#4) I used Caron Simply Soft - 315 yards per skein will yield 2 hats

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch marker, U.S. size 7 (4.5mm) 16" circular needle and set of 5 DPSs or size required for gauge, yarn needle, pony beads, steel crochet hook for adding beads

About Designer

About Designer

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My knitting adventures began just after my youngest child was born in 2006. I took a free basic knitting class at my then local library in Aurora, Illinois. It became an addiction! In Jan. 2008 we transplanted to the San Francisco Bay area, where my knitting really started to take shape as I had the chance to do some production knitting for http://woolandkashmir.com and ...

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