Free Beanie Pattern
This Beanie starts from the center, like any doily.Сontinue to crochet round to the required diameter. Diameter should be equal to half of the circumference of the head, about 11 3/4 inches (28-28,5cm) for head of 22 1/2 in (57cm) and 25 rows. Row 26 is without additional stitches, and next rows to scale back. When reach the last row (about 4-5 decreased rows) crochet Single crochet band about 1 1/2 in (3cm). Your beanie is ready! The chart shows the example of increasing one Chain and one Double crochet in each rows.
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