Basic knit slouchy beanie. Free pattern.

An autumn and winter season opens boundless opportunities for experiments with the image. It’s just the right time for knitted hats of all kinds of designs. A beautiful and practical hat, knitted of acrylic yarn with adding of mohair. It is performed in a simple pattern of knit and purl stitches. It is an excellent choice for autumn and winter.

Pattern info

Yarn weight
2 - Fine
19 stitches and 28 rows = 10 cm
Consumed yarn length
180 m (197 yards)
Sizing / Finished Measurements
Length of head circumference 52-54 cm.
Needle size
  • 3.0 mm - US 2½ (Double Pointed)
  • 60 grams of acrylic yarn (300 m per 100 grams)
  • 20 grams of 62% kid mohair, 38% polyamide yarn (250 m per 25 grams)

Written pattern

The hat is knitted bottom-up in the round.

Cast on 88 stitches 

Rounds 1-10: *k2, p2; repeat from * to end of round

Round 11: *k6, inc 1,* repeat from* to* 12 times, k4 (=100 stitches)

Rounds 12-68: knit according to the chart