Basket Block Beanie by Beverly Bochenek

Basket Block Beanie

Knitting
September 2019
Aran (8 wpi) ?
20 stitches and 20 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 8 - 5.0 mm
100 - 120 yards (91 - 110 m)
One size fits 20-24 inch heads
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It won’t really matter what yarn you use, though, this would look best in a solid or a self striping yarn with large color blocks. That way, the design and the color or colorway won’t fight with each other for prominence.

This isn’t the traditional basketweave; there’s a little more interest than that which is why a striping yarn could be catchy and why a solid would show off your work.
Feel free to mix it up with more or fewer stitches to make the block.