How to Make a Crochet Hat
Here is a basic crochet hat pattern suitable for beginning crocheters. You will need one skein of worsted weight yarn in any color and a G hook for this crochet hat pattern. Sport weight yarn and an F will make smaller hat. This crochet hat pattern requires that you know the half double crochet.
If you have experience crocheting, you can make the brim a different colors randomly or change colors as you go along.. You could crochet the hat in orange, brown, and green for fall or red, green, and white for a Christmas hat Once you learn the technique, you can find more advanced crochet hat patterns online and even a scarf to match.
Basic Crochet Hat Pattern
HDC: Half Double Crochet
Materials :Worsted Weight Yarn Hook :G Scissors
Round 1: Chain 4. Join with a slip stitch to form a ring. Chain 2, 11 HDC in ring. Join with a slip stitch to beginning chain two. The beginning chain two counts as one HDC throughout. You should have twelve half double crochets.
Round 2: Chain 2, HDC in beginning chain two of last round. Work two HDC in each stitch around. Join. You should have twenty-four HDC at the end of this round.
Round 3: Chain 2, HDC in same space. *HDC in next stitch. 2 HDC in next stitch around. Join.
Round 4: Chain 2 and HDC in same space.. * HDC in next two stitches. HDC in next 3 sttiches2 HDC in next stitch around. Join.
Round 5 Chain 2 and HDC in each stitch around. Join.
Round 6: Chain2 , HDC in same space. * HDC in next 3 stitches., 2 HDC in next stitch around. Join.
Round 7: Chain 2, HDC in back loops only around. Join.
Rounds 8-14: Repeat round 5.
BRIM: Round 15: Chain 2, HDC in same space. * HDC in next two stitches, two HDCiun next stitch around. Join.(80 stitches)
Round 16-20 : Repeat round 5. Fasten off.
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