Alien Invasion Knit Beanie
Skill level: Intermediate
The aliens are attacking!!!—Your head.
This is a super fun beanie for any alien loving kid (or adult) in your life.
Using the Fair Isle technique this beanie will fit all ages and can be made in all colors. The one pictured is just a touch of the combinations you can create.
Recommended Yarn Medium worsted weight yarn (125 yards main color, 30 yards each contrasting color)
US 6 4mm 16” circular needles US 7 4.5mm 16” circular needles One set US 7 4.5mm DPNs (if needed for decreasing on the crown). Yarn or tapestry needle Stitch Markers Sizes Included are:
Child: 16” circumference Adult: 20” circumference both are unstretched
The beanie includes full written instructions as well as a color chart for the Fair Isle portion.
The beanie pattern is in .pdf format so you will need Adobe Reader to open the document and print it.
Just a quick reminder, this is my original design (and tutorials) and they are not to be copied and reproduced for monetary purposes, I’d love if you made as many as you liked for yourself or to give as gifts, or even sell for profit (see store policies for more on this), but please do not make copies of the pattern or tutorials. Thanks!
- Charted Instructions
- 16" circumference
- 20" circumference
Materials you need at home:
- approx. 125 yards of Craftsy Sprightly Acrylic Worsted in Pewter (501-015) MC
- approx. 30 yards of Craftsy Sprightly Acrylic Worsted in the following colors: Lagoon (501-010) CCA Grass (501-012) CCB
- US 6 [4mm] 16” circular needles - US 7 [4.5mm] 16” circular needles - One set US 7 [4.5mm] DPNs (if needed for decreasing on the crown).
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