Fair Isle Beanie Hat
Pick up some new stitches and skills in this fun and beginner-friendly tutorial
Fall in love with rich Autumn tones and cozy comfort with this beautiful Fair Isle Beanie. Not only is it the perfect layer for cold weather, but it also crochets up very quickly. With its warm, sturdy construction and the cute pom pom on top, this will soon become your go-to hat this Fall.
This beanie looks intricate, but it’s actually a lot easier to make than you’d think. Expert instructor Jennifer Shackelford breaks this beanie down into simple steps that will help you master the classic fair isle design.
Fair isle crochet involves creating colored designs and shapes in the background of your project. It’s a very savvy crochet technique to learn because you work behind the background to create the shapes.
Jennifer will teach you step by step how to create your very own Fair Isle Beanie from chaining to learning the fair isle single crochet stitch.
This hat is a show stopper that you can make for friends or as a gift and we can’t wait for you to pick up some new stitches and skills in this fun and beginner-friendly tutorial.
Jennifer is a skilled fiber artist who has been crocheting for more than 20 years. She works with fellow maker, Teri at Wildfiber Studio, a yarn store in Santa Monica, and aspires to foster a creative environment that is inviting, inspiring, and comfortable.