If you have been collecting crochet patterns online recently, then you know that the obsession has been off the charts for messy bun beanie patterns! They are literally everywhere! Well, I decided to add one more to the mix with my own free pattern! (Of course!)
My version of the messy bun beanie takes only 1 hour to complete and lets face it, we need these kind of quick projects between work, life and after school activities!
I decided to use Cozy Wool in Pewter, which is a half acrylic half wool blend from Michaels because I love how soft it is!
And the color choices, like the Pewter I used are pretty amazing too!
You will love working with this yarn because it is so extremely bulky and works up fast!
If you don’t have this particular yarn on hand, you could substitute any super bulky yarn in its place and it would still work out great!
If you think you are reading to jump in and start making this beanie then scroll on down to find the full, FREE pattern!
How to make the 1 Hour Messy Bun Beanie
1 elastic hair elastic
1 skein of Cozy Wool from Michaels or less than 90 yards of any (6) super bulky yarn.
scissors ( I recommend stork scissors!)
1 one inch coconut button
ch = chain
sl st = slip stitch
hdc = half double crochet
sc = single crochet
st = stitch
written in US terms
fits most teen to adult women
sl st do not count as stitches
add to Ravelry
20 inch circumference & a 7″ height (using a 9mm crochet hook)
To make the pattern slightly larger use a 10mm crochet hook and crochet pattern as written.
HOW TO ATTACH YARN TO HAIR ELASTIC
Begin: Attach yarn to hair tie like shown in the pictures.
After you get your yarn attached to the hair elastic you can begin!
If you need any help with this part feel free to ask away!
1 Hour Messy Bun Beanie Pattern
Round 1: sc 12 times around hair tie, sl st to top of first sc to complete round (12)
Round 2: ch 1, in first st hdc & sc, *hdc & sc in next st, repeat from * around, sl st to top of first hdc. (24)
Round 3: ch1, in first st *2 hdc’s, sc in next st, repeat from *, sl st to top of first hdc. (36)
Round 4: ch1, starting in first st *hdc, in next st sc, repeat from * around, sl st to top of first hdc. (36)
Round 5-11: repeat round 4. (36)
Round 12: ch 1, sc in first st, sc in each remaining st around, sl st to top of first sc. (36)
Round 13: ch 1, sl st in first st, sl st in each remaining st around, sl st to top of first sc. (36)
To Finish: Ch 6, sc in 2nd ch from the hook, sc in each remaining ch, sl st to top of the first st in round 13. (5) Fasten off, leaving a 12 inch tail. Attach flap to beanie with yarn needle and 12 tail, next attach the button with the remaining yarn tail left.
Finally, weave in the ends of yarn throughout your messy bun beanie!
You are done!
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