Not Brioche Beanie by Melanie Depcinski

Not Brioche Beanie

August 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
5.5 mm (I)
100 - 246 yards (91 - 225 m)
Infant, Toddler, Child, Teen, Adult
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This pattern is available for $3.00 USD
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A free version is also available.

Brioche knitting is such a fun technique, I wanted to see if I could create a similar look and feel with crochet. While this is decidedly not brioche, it sure does come close in stretch, squish, and texture.

One Skein Lion Brand Jeans Yarn, 246 yards, worsted, CYC 4
Size I Crochet Hook, 5.5 mm
Darning Needle

Crochet in the Round
Front Post/Back Post Stitches

dc – double crochet
sc – single crochet
hdc – half double crochet
BPdc – back post double crochet
FPdc – front post double crochet
slip – slip stitch

The single color version of the beanie is available as a free pattern at This patter is part of the August 2019 Design, Create, Repeat blog hop.

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