Benson Beanie by Robyn Devine

Benson Beanie

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April 2014
Aran (8 wpi) ?
16 stitches = 4 inches
in stockinette
US 9 - 5.5 mm
30 - 40 yards (27 - 37 m)
newborn, 0-3 months, 3-6 months
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The Benson Beanie is the perfect no-nonsense hat for your new little one. Just a few quick yards of yarn, some fast and furious ribbing, and quick and simple decreases, and you’ve got a hat that can be worn all day, every day!

Note: Pattern includes instructions for both the one-color version (shown above) and a striped version!


  • Approximately 40 yards worsted weight yarn (used in photo - I Love This Yarn!)
  • size US 9 / 5.5 mm double-pointed needles
  • Darning needle for weaving in ends.

16 sts = 4” in stockinette (row gauge unimportant)

newborn (0-3 months, 3-6 months)