A Beanie is a form of knitted hat or cap that can be worn during the winter months to keep your head and ears warm. Beanies are usually knitted out of wool or acrylic yarn in beautiful patterns worn by men, women and children. A knit beanie fits over the head comfortably and is great to be worn both indoors as well as outdoors in the winter chill. The best feature of a beanie is that it looks great with any dress and also with almost any hairstyle. It can also help to keep your hair neat and organized.
A beanie is a very easy knitting project that can be completed in a couple of hours. You can either get the yarn for the beanie or you can even use leftover yarn to knit one in many colors. Beanies can be in various styles, one that fits nicely on the head while the slouchy beanie that are oversized and hang a little behind the head. The basic knit beanie can be knitted in the ribbed, cable pattern or any other lace pattern. The brim of the beanie can be folded or can also be in a contrasting color to give a vibrant look. A striped beanie looks quite good if worn with a matching outfit. Beanies can be accessorized with knitted bows, pom-poms, knitted flowers and buttons. Beanies are thus a soft and warm winter accessory to be worn on cool nights.