Chunkeanie by Woolly Wormhead


January 2011
Bulky (7 wpi) ?
16 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 8 - 5.0 mm
160 yards (146 m)
19, 21, 23 in/48, 53.25, 58.5 cm
low vision format available
This pattern is available for free.

A super warm and simple beanie that can be worn in two ways: long and tall or with a folded brim.

Worked bottom up and in the round, provided in 3 sizes.

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Pattern updated 27/02/16 - please download the latest version

160 yd/140 m/100g Chunky weight, plied yarn

Needles & Notions
Set 5mm/UK6/US8 DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

16 sts x 20 rows to 4in/10cm on 5mm needles over St.St.

To fit sizes: 19 (21, 23) in/48 (53.25, 58.5) cm
Finished size: 16 (18, 20) in/40.5 (45.75, 50.75) cm

Sample details
Shown in Jamieson & Smith Shetland Chunky (160yd/148m per 100g; 100% Wool)

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases, specialist cast-on

Accessibility Statement
The main PDF for this pattern is colour blind accessible. It uses black text on a white background and does not rely on colour.

Published 2010
Product code: WW135KChunkeanie

Spanish version kindly translated by Junitos.