Runnin' Beanie by Woolly Wormhead

Runnin' Beanie

July 2006
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking Stitch
This pattern is available for free.

A seriously quick knit! Originally published on my blog in July 2006, the pattern has now been updated and offered as a free PDF download.

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Pattern was updated 03/02/2014 - there are no changes to the pattern, but do download the latest version. Thanks!

50g of Aran weight for the larger size; 50g of heavy DK or Worsted weight for the smaller size.

Needles & Notions
Set 4mm/UK8/US6 (for the smaller size) OR 4.5mm/UK7/US7 (for the larger size) DPNs/Circular or size needed to obtain gauge
Stitch marker as necessary
Tapestry needle

21 sts x 30 rows to 4in/10cm on 4mm needles over St.St (for smaller size/finer yarn)

18 sts x 20 rows to 4in/10cm on 4.5mm needles over St.St (for larger size/heavier yarn)

To fit sizes: 20 (22) in/51 (56) cm, with notes for altering sizes - easily done with different yarns and gauges.

Sample details
Larger size: shown in Fyberspates Scrumptious Aran on model with 23in/58.5cm circumference head

Smaller size: shown in Fyberspates Vivacious DK on model with 20.5in/52cm circumference head

Skills required
Knit & purl sts, knitting in the round, increases & decreases

Published 2006
Product code: WW055FRunninBeanie