crochet hook: K
yarn: chunky weight
(I used Loops & Threads Charisma Yarn)
yarn needle for sewing
Crochet Bear Beanie
magic ring 10 dc, slst to join (10)
Row 1: ch. 2, dc in same st, 2 dc in each st around, slst to top of ch. 2 (20)
Row 2: ch. 2, dc in same st, *dc in next st, 2 dc in next st,* repeat around, slst to top of ch. 2 (30)
Row 3-6: ch. 2, dc in each st around, slst to top of ch. 2 (30)
Row 7: sc around (30)
Fasten off and weave in ends
magic ring 6
Row 1: 2 sc in each st around (12)
Row 2: sc in each st around (12)
Leave long tail and sew both ears to the top of the beanie.
This beanie is my new favorite. The yarn is incredibly soft and stretchy and perfect for a newborn gift when you don't know how big the babies head will be. And the best part, it only takes about 20 minutes to make! Luckily I was able to whip up a couple of these before my little guy came.