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Free Knitting Pattern: Seed Stitch Messy Bun Ponytail Beanie Winter Hat

I still love seeing hats with great textures and this seed stitch is so simple as a beginner teaching myself to knit, it is such a treat from to get in the rhythm of knit, purl, knit, purl — so great for getting the hang of switching back and forth with ease. This simple beauty will be a go-to pattern for years to come for sure.

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Free Knitting Pattern: Fair Isle 3-Color Block Winter Hat Beanie

This is an easy entry-level Fair Isle pattern to get you started into the fun colorwork. The color block style makes it easy and there are only two rows where you need to work with two colors at the same time. An ad-free printable PDF version of this patterns is available on Ravelry with the full-size charts.

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Free Knitting Pattern: Fair Isle 2-Color Tiny Hearts Winter Hat Beanie

February is the month of love! And what better way to show you readers some love besides providing a cute Valentine’s Tiny Hearts Fair Isle free pattern? Hope you enjoy this and if you live in a cold spot like me in February, hope it warms your heart and your head, too, of course! Great colors to release in pictures before Valentine’s Day but this is definitely a versatile Fair Isle knitting pattern with so many color options. I’m sure you’ll come up with some great combinations. ** An ad-free printable PDF version of this pattern is available on Ravelry with the full-size charts.

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Free Knitting Pattern: Solu Beanie Hat

I don’t have the tools I need to do real cable knitting yet so I thought I’d start the new year by creating a “faux cable” look as an entry-level start to 2020. I’ve watched videos explaining a back loop “twist stitch” that creates a “faux knit cable” and I spent New Year’s Day swatching, trying several variations, frogging and re-trying that ended with creation of this faux-cable beanie to share and ring in the new year. Cheers! ***There is a PDF version of this pattern available on Ravelry.

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