Baby Shell Beanie

Baby Shell Beanie
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Step 1: Getting Started

Create an adorable baby shell beanie for your little one! This is a great crochet pattern for beginners and comes together very quickly. You’ll also enjoy this pattern if you like a simple and easy project to work up in an evening or at one sitting.

Crochet this sweet little beanie for your special baby in all colors and combinations. It would also make a great gift for the holidays and baby showers too! Finished Size: Hat is 6.25 inches across and 5 inches tall. This pattern is for a newborn sized baby hat but will stretch for a slightly bigger fit.


Difficulty: Beginners - Easy


Materials: Size H Crochet hook, Worsted Weight Yarn (I used Lion Brand Wool-Ease Worsted in Cocoa)

 

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Step 2: Pattern Instructions

Pattern:
Chain 3.  Join with sl st to form ring.
Round 1: Ch 2 (counts as first dc now and throughout), 9 more dc into ring.  Join to top of ch-2 with sl st. [10 stitches]
Round 2: 2 dc in each stitch around.  Join to top of ch-2 with sl st. [20 st]
Round 3: *2 dc in first dc, dc in next 2 dc*.  Repeat from * to * around.  Join to top of ch-2 with sl st. [27 st]
Round 4: *2 dc in first dc, dc in next 3 dc*. Repeat from * to * around.  Join to top of ch-2 with sl st. [33st]
Rounds 5-7: Dc in each st around.  Join to top of ch-2 with sl st. [33 st]
Round 8: *dc in first stitch, fpdc in next stitch*.  Repeat from * to * around.  Join to top of ch-2 with sl st. Fasten off.


Shell Edging:
For the Shell edging you will single crochet in first stitch, chain 2, skip next 2 stitches, 5 double crochet all in the next stitch (shell stitch made), chain 2, skip next 2 stitches, single crochet in next stitch, chain 2, skip next 2 stitches, repeat as many times as needed or until you have gone all around the hat.

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About The Author

Jenny Newman is a devoted wife and mother who enjoys creating new projects, patterns, and activities and crafting meaningful home-made treasures.  Her signature crafting style is simple, affordable and fun!  We hope you enjoy Jenny's crafts and patterns as much as we do.