Mesh Crochet Beanie Pattern

Mesh Crochet BeanieThis Mesh Crochet Beanie Pattern can be made from a child’s size up to an adult size. This is an easy pattern to make and I love the look of it!

For Visual Learners crochet along with me in the Mesh Crochet Beanie Video Tutorial

Materials Required

1 x 100gm ball of Panda Magnum Soft 8 Ply Yarn which can be purchased online from Lincraft Australia. From this 100gm ball of yarn you can make two adult beanies.

(Substitute Yarn – sport weight)

5.0mm crochet hook

yarn needle

craft scissors

tapestry needle

cotton thread

1 x button

98 cm/37.5 inch strip of double sided satin ribbon

stitch marker

Mesh Crochet Beanie Measurements

Adult Size – the crown (top of beanie ) has been made to 48 cm/21 inches but with all beanies it will stretch another 3-4 cm/3-3.5 inches from the original 48 cm/21 inches once placed on the head.

Smaller Sizes – start the pattern from the written instructions and end the crown (top of the beanie) at any point on a round that calls for ‘1 sc into each st around’ to get the size that you want, make 1 sl st into the next st to complete the crown then move onto ‘making the sides’ part of the pattern.

Skill Level


Stitches & Terms

This pattern is using U.S. stitches & terms. To convert stitches go to my Crochet Stitch Conversion Chart.

ch = chain

ch-1 = 1 chain stitch previously made

sc = single crochet

dc = double crochet

st = stitch

sk = skip

beg = beginning

sl st = slip stitch

rep = repeat

sp = space

sts = stitches

rnd = round

Basic Crochet Stitches Video Tutorials

Written Pattern

Notes: Place a stitch marker into 1st st made on each round. We will be working in continuous rounds which means that we are working around in a spiral motion and NOT joining at the end of each round.

Starting at the crown (top of the beanie)

ch 3, join into 1st ch with a sl st to form a ring.

Rnd 1: working over yarn tail as you go; 8 sc into ring. (8 sts)

Rnd 2: 2 sc into each sc around. (16 sts)

Rnd 3: * 1 sc into next sc, 2 sc into next sc, rep from * around. (24 sts)

Rnd 4: 1 sc into each sc around.

Rnd 5: Rep Rnd 3. (36 sts)

Rnd 6: Rep Rnd 4.

Rnd 7: * 1 sc into each of the next 2 sc, 2 sc into the next sc, rep from * around. (48 sts)

Rnd 8: Rep Rnd 4.

Rnd 9: * 1 sc into each of the next 3 sc, 2 sc into the next sc, rep from * around. (60 sts)

Rnd 10: Rep Rnd 4.

Rnd 11: * 1 sc into each of the next 4 sc, 2 sc into the next sc, rep from * around. (72 sts)

Rnd 12: Rep Rnd 4, sl st into next st.

Weave center yarn tail in with a yarn needle.

Making the Sides

Rnd 13: (ch 1, 1 sc, ch 1) into same sp as sl st (this counts as 1 dc st), ch 1, * sk 1 st, 1 dc into next st, ch 1, rep from * around, join with a sl st into ch-1 made on top of sc at beg.

Rnds 14 – 20: (ch 1, 1 sc, ch 1) into 1st dc (this counts as 1 dc st), ch 1, *sk ch-1 sp, 1 dc into next dc, ch 1, rep from * around, join with a sl st into ch-1 made on top of sc at beg.

If you want the beanie sides longer then repeat rnd 18 as many times as you need to here.

Rnd 21: ch 1, sc into same sp as ch-1, 1 sc into each ch-1 sp and dc st around; making last sc into last ch-1 sp, join with a sl st into 1 st sc.

Finish off.

Weave in yarn tails with a yarn needle.


With front of beanie facing you, find the approx. center of beanie and on rnd 18, weave one end of ribbon in and out of the ch-1 spaces right around the whole beanie until you have your ribbon end back around to the front. Make sure your ribbon ends are even and tie a bow. It’s better to have the beanie on the head when you tie the bow. Trim or tie a knot on the ends of ribbon if you like to neaten them up.

Optional – Before sewing a button on you need to make sure you place the beanie on the head and tie the bow to the same measurement of the head because the bow can’t be adjusted after you’ve sewn a button to the middle of it.

Feel free to share a photo of your Mesh Crochet Beanie on the Crochet Hooks You Facebook Page.

All the best,

Paula Daniele


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About Paula

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I taught myself how to crochet when I was a young girl and quickly picked up how to crochet the granny square and got hooked. Read More.


  1. Ivory says:

    I luv this pattern very easy and u explain and show every stitch well enough for me to understand. i made one already and have gotten so many request for more Thank you.

    • Paula says:

      Hello Ivory,
      Thank you for letting me know you love my pattern. I really love this one too. It was fun to design. That’s great that you are getting many requests to make more!

  2. dia says:

    So beautiful is the pattern that I could not go to bed me and him work tonight (to us it is 11:30 p.m.) …
    Superb and elegant, and the color does not talk …!
    When I make it I’ll show you a picture …
    Thanks for posting … !!!

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