Corkscrew Beanie Knitting Pattern PDF


Starting at the hem with a 1×1 rib and options for a turn-up rim, the pattern spirals up towards the crown with decreases worked into the corkscrew pattern. Knitted in chunky-weight Rowan Cocoon this will be a quick project for experienced knitters and can be completed within a couple of evenings.

Also available as a bundle with Elana’s Corkscrew Beanie for £5.00 here

To Fit Head Circumference
S (M:L)
54.5 (58: 61)cm
20 (22: 23.5)in

Actual Head Circumference
48.5 (52.5: 56.5)cm
19 (20.75: 22.25)in

Length Crown to Hem
20.5 (22: 23)cm
8.25 (8.5: 9)in

Sample used
Rowan Cocoon (80% Merino Wool, 20% Kid Mohair, 100g/115m/126yds) Approx 50g (58g: 66g) of Emerald (814).

To work flat:
A pair of 4.5mm (UK 7/US 7) needles A pair of 5.5mm (UK 5/US 9) needles

To work in the round:
A set of 4.5mm (UK 7/US 7) double pointed needles (DPNs) or a circular needle, 40cm long
A set of 5.5mm (UK 5/US 9) double pointed needles (DPNs) or a circular needle, 40cm long
Stitch marker Tapestry needle

15 sts and 24 rounds to 10x10cm over patt using 5.5mm (UK 5/ US 9) needles