Turkey Beanie

Happy Thanksgiving from our Turkeys to yours! Celebrate thankfulness with this fun beanie for your little!

Stitches used:

ch- chain

sc – single crochet

dc – double crochet

hdc – half double crochet

2dctog – decrease 2 double crochet together

sl st – slip stitch

st – stitch

Using size 4 yarn (worsted or medium weight yarn) with a J-10 (6.0 mm) needle in LIGHT BROWN  (or color of your choice)

BEANIE (6.5” high and 15” flat diameter)

Ch 4 and loop to make a magic ring.

Row 1 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row) and then 11 dc into the ring.  Join with sl st to first dc (12 dc)

Row 2 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), dc in the same st as joining, and then 2 dc in each stitch all the way around to end.  Join with sl st to first dc. (24 dc) 

Row 3 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), dc in same st as joining, dc in the next st, then repeat {2 dc in the next st, dc in the next st} to the end.  Join with sl st to first dc. (36 dc)

Row 4 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), dc in same st as joining, dc in the next 3 st, then repeat {2 dc in the next st, dc in the next 4 st, 2 dc in the next st dc in the next 3 st} to the end.  Join with sl st to first dc (44 dc)

Row 5 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), dc in each st all the way around to the end. Join with sl st to first dc. (44 dc)

Row 6-9 – repeat row 5  (44 dc)

Row 10 – in TAN – ch 1 (this counts as your first sc of the row), sc in each stitch all the way around to the end.  Join with st to the first sc.  (44 sc)

Row 11 – in PEACH – ch 1 (this counts as your first sc of the row), sc in each stitch all the way around to the end.  Join with st to the first sc.  (44 sc)

Row 12 – in GREEN –  ch 1 (this counts as your first sc of the row), sc in each stitch all the way around to the end.  Join with st to the first sc.  (44 sc)

Row 13 – in YELLOW – ch 1 (this counts as your first sc of the row), sc in each stitch all the way around to the end.  Join with st to the first sc and fasten off.  (44 dc)

EYES (Make 2 in WHITE)

Ch 4 and loop to make a magic ring.

Row 1 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row) and then 11 dc into the ring.  Join with sl st to first dc, fasten off, leave a long tail for sewing.  (12 dc)

BEAK (Make 1 in ORANGE)

Ch 4 and loop to make a magic ring.

Row 1 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row) and then 7 dc into the ring.  Join with sl st to first dc, fasten off, leave a long tail for sewing.  (8 dc)

GIZZARD (Make 1 in RED)

Ch 5

Row 1 –  dc in third ch from the hook, counting first 2 ch as a your first dc, dc in the next ch, hdc in the next ch, sc in the last ch.  Fasten off and leave a long tail for sewing. 

LARGE FEATHER (Make 1 in GREEN)

Ch 4 and loop to make a magic ring.

Row 1 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row) and then 6 dc into the ring.  Join with sl st to first dc  (7 dc)

Row 2 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), dc in same st as joining, dc in the next st, then repeat {2 dc in the next st, dc in the next st} to the end.  Join with sl st to first dc. (10 dc)

Row 3 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), dc in each st all the way around to the end. Join with sl st to first dc. (10 dc)

Row 4 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), then repeat {2dctog, 1 dc in the next st} to the end.  Join with sl st to first dc, fasten off, leave long tail for sewing.  (7 dc)

SMALL FEATHER (Make 2 – one in YELLOW and one in PEACH)

Ch 4 and loop to make a magic ring.

Row 1 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row) and then 4 dc into the ring.  Join with sl st to first dc  (5 dc)

Row 2 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), dc in the same st as joining, and then 2 dc in each stitch all the way around to end.  Join with sl st to first dc.  (10 dc)

Row 3 – ch 2 (this counts as your first dc of this row), then repeat {2dctog, 1 dc in the next st} to the end.  Join with sl st to first dc, fasten off, leave long tail for sewing.  (7 dc)

Putting it together:

  • Sew EYES between rows 5-9
  • Sew BEAK between the eyes at row 8
  • Sew GIZZARD laterally and under the BEAK at row 8
  • Sew FEATHERS at top of the beanie at row 1
  • Puffy paint eyeballs onto the EYES

Happy Crocheting!  Wear with HOPE and be warmed by LOVE.

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