The classic beanie gets an update with this chic pattern featuring the Tunisian full stitch. Worked in the round, this is the perfect pattern to master a new skill. With no shaping, a cute rolled brim and a gorgeous texture, there’s no reason not to make this hat for your collection.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Size: 21” circumference x 10” height
Gauge: 13 sts and 13 rows = 4” [10 cm]
Yarn: Manos del Uruguay Wool Clasica (100% Wool; 138 yards [126 meters]/100 grams): CW35 Uranium (2 skeins)
Hook: US size M/N (9 mm) Tunisian cabled crochet hook
Notions: Tapestry needle
Tunisian Loop Return Pass (TLRP): *Bring end of cable to working end of hook, bring working yarn to bottom of hook and in front of cable, loop working yarn under cable to top of hook,** YO, pull through a loop; Rep from * to ** once, YO, pull through 2 loops (2 loops added at end of row); (Yo, pull through 2 loops) until 4 loops remain on hook, YO, pull through 4 loops.
Tunisian Full Stitch (Tfs): Insert hook between vertical bars from front to back, YO, and pull up a loop.
This pattern is worked in the round, with the round joining on the second step of the round, the Return Pass of the project.
The curling at the bottom edge of the fabric is part of the final design.
Rnd 1: Load hook by inserting hook in next ch, YO, pull up lp across. TLRP. (51 sts)
Rnd 2: Tfs around. TLRP.
Rnds 3-33: Rep Row 2.
Rnd 34: Sc in each st around as if working Tfs.
Fasten off, leaving a long tail.
Using long tail from fasten off, weave through the sts in Rnd 34 and cinch closed.
Weave in ends.
Make and add a 33/8” pom-pom to closure point.