Turn a simple beanie (or a textured beanie) into a bear beanie just by adding two little ears.
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Brown Bear, Polar Bear, Black Bear, Purple Beanie…..What Color Bear Beanie are you going to make?
You can’t have a bear hat without bear pants!!! Add the Simply Sweet Baby Bottoms to have the complete bear set, yes the pattern also includes suspender instructions. Materials
- Yarn: Worsted, Weight, Sample used is Vanna’s Choice Chocolate
- Hook: K (6.50mm)
- Tapestry Needle, Scissors and Measuring Tape
Color Used in Sample
- St/Sts: Stitch(es)
- Sp: Space
- Sl St: Slip Stitch
- Ch: Chain
- Sc: Single Crochet
- Hdc: Half Double Crochet
Notes:● Chain 1 will NOT count as a stitch.● Joining: When ending the rounds, you will join with a slip stitch into the 1st stitch (not the chain 1).
You Need Your K Hook and Your Color Choice of Yarn.
Make a Magic Ring.
Round 1: Ch 1, 7 sc in loop, join with a sl st in the 1st sc, pull tight. – 7
Round 2: Ch 1, 1 hdc in same st, 2 hdc in each st around, end with 1 hdc in same st as ch 1, join. – 14
Round 3: Ch 1, 1 hdc in same st, 1 hdc in next st, *2 hdc in next st, 1 hdc in next st; repeat from*, end with 1 hdc in same st as ch 1, join. – 21
Finish off and leave long tail to sew the ears onto the beanie. If you are following one of my beanie patterns, then sew the ears onto rounds 4 and 5 of each side of the beanie.