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The I Smell Snow Beanie an eye-catching accessory that, you guessed it, features an intricate snowflake design that would make Lorelai Gilmore herself giddy!
This unique, crochet beanie is worked in joined rounds from the top-down, is made with DK weight yarn, and includes instructions for 5 different sizes (from baby to large adult). Plus, the snowflake design is created using front post stitches, so it can be made with 1 or 2 colors! (See photos below for a two-toned version.)
And, although, this pattern is rated advanced, I truly think anyone can make it since the pattern includes example photos of each increase round and linked video tutorials for the "trickier" stitches!
SIZES: Baby (Toddler, Child, Adult, Large Adult)
HOOKS: 3.5 mm crochet hook (or hook needed to obtain gauge)
NOTIONS: scissors, blunt threading needle, tape measure
BEHIND THE SCENES
This snowflake beanie has evolved so much since the first time I doodled it last year.
It started out as a very basic snowflake pattern that ended up looking great from the top but like stick people holding hands from the side. (Check out the photo below to see what I'm talking about.)
After a few more sketches and about 3 more attempts, I finally perfected the snowflake design!
Below are the amazing humans who I personally asked to test this pattern! They each gave up time, used up yarn, and shared their knowledge to help make this pattern what it is and for that, I'm truly grateful. Scroll down and tap each photo to meet each amazing maker!
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