Newborn Crochet Beanie
Crochet Pattern by B. Hooked Crochet, Copyright 2014.
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This pattern is written in US crochet terms
Gather your supplies
- 3 contrasting colors, Red Heart Super Saver yarn (approx 50-75 yards total)
- 5.5 mm crochet hook
- darning needle
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- slst – slip stitch
- sc – single crochet
- dc – double crochet
To print a list of all crochet abbreviations to keep in your crochet notebook, check out my quick guide here:
I have worked two different newborn crochet beanies using different variations of the following colors: Turqua, soft navy and white. For the purpose of the video tutorial and the written pattern, the colors are listed as follows:
The newborn beanie is worked from the crown to base using double crochet stitches and a single crochet border in contrasting white. I have added a button to mine, but you can get as creative as you’d like! I have several beginner friendly video tutorials for flowers if you are making a beanie for a little girl. Just check out my patterns page to find one that you like!
- Color A: Turqua
- Color B: Soft Navy
- Color C: White
This tutorial is also available in a left handed version. Click here to be directed to the left handed tutorial on YouTube.
Using Color A
Round 1: Ch 4. Dc 9 times into first chain. Join with a slst to the 3rd chain. (ch 3 counts as a dc; 10 dc total)
Round 2: Ch 3. Dc 2 times into every stitch. Join with a slst to the 3rd chain. (20 stitches)
Round 3: Ch 3. Dc 2 times into next stitch. Dc once into next stitch. Repeat this sequence around. Join with a slst to the 3rd chain. (30 stitches)
Round 4: Ch 3. Dc 2 times into the next stitch. Dc once into each of the next 2 stitches. Repeat this sequence around. Join with a slst to the 3rd chain. (40 stitches)
Rounds 5-8: Ch 3. Dc once into every stitch. Join with a slst to the 3rd chain. (40 stitches each round)
Fasten off color A.
Fasten on Color B
Round 9: Ch 3. Dc once into every stitch. Join with a slst to the 3rd chain. (40 stitches)
Fasten off color B.
Fasten on Color C
Round 10: Ch 1. Sc once into every stitch. Join with a slst to the ch 1 from beginning of round. (40 stitches)
Fasten off Color C. Finish off your newborn crochet beanie by weaving in your ends and embellishing with a button.