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Winter Warmer Beanie

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Winter Warmer Beanie
Winter Warmer Beanie
Winter Warmer Beanie
Winter Warmer Beanie
Winter Warmer Beanie
Winter Warmer Beanie

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, purl, increase, decrease, work in the round, simple cabling. All instructions given.

Pattern Description:

This is a useful beanie that is warm, comfortable and attractive. There are two options in the pattern - medium warm or super cosy!
This ribbed beanie is very stretchy so will fit a large range of head sizes.

There is a deep ribbed turned up hem, and a rib and cable top with the cable pattern running up the centre of 4 identical quarter sections.

Make it for your favourite fisherman or for yourself - looks good in all sorts of colours.


Using 12 ply/bulky yarn: 17 sts, 22 rows to 10 cm in
stocking stitch on 5 mm (US 8) needles

Using doubled 8 ply/DK yarn, (ie two strands
together), 15 sts, 18 rows to 10 cm in stocking stitch
on 6 mm (US 10) needles

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • to fit adult sizes 56 - 63 cms approx


  • Two options: Warm, medium thickness version Using 12 ply/bulky yarn x 100 gms On 3.75 mm needles for rib at hem and 5 mm for the main cabled part.
  • OR Super-cosy, double thickness, version Using 8 ply/DK yarn x 180 gms, used double On 4.5 mm needles for rib, and 6 mm for the main part.

You Will Also Need:

  • cable needle
  • tapestry needle
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About the designer

I learnt to knit when I was 4 and have been happily creating ever since.

I have a lot of fun designing patterns for sale - most are quirky things like dog tea cosies, dragon scarves and koala ...

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