Crochet this adorable newborn baby hat pattern by Cream Of The Crop Crochet in any color that you like to suit either a baby girl or a baby boy. Girls will prefer the cute little bow, but for a boy, why not try a cute little animal or car applique.
The crocheted hat is nice and cozy, making it great for the new winter babies. Use it to keep their little heads warm while going out into the cold, or use it during photo shoots as a cute accessory.
Skill Level: Intermediate
5 ½” from top of hat to bottom
*These are our finished measurements. If yours don’t fit within these measurements, please check your gauge.
Red Heart Cutie Pie Yarn (light worsted-3)
• Color A: Tulip about 55 yards
• Color B: Koala about 15 yards
D-3 (3.25mm) crochet hook
Yarn needle, to weave ends
4 dc sts x 2 rows is 1”
*Change the hook size to obtain the gauge.
• In the amount of stitches you should have at the end of the row (ex. 11 sts). That count does include the chain.
Fpdc-Front Post Double Crochet
Bpdc-Back Post Double Crochet
*This pattern is written in American Crochet Terms.
Starting with CA,
Round 1: 9 dc in 3rd ch from hook, join in first dc of row (10 sts)
Round 2: ch 2, 2 dc in each st around, join in first dc of row (19 sts)
Round 3: ch 2, 2 dc in first st, dc in next st, *2 dc in next st, dc in next st* repeat * to * around, join in first dc of row (28 sts)
Round 4: ch 2, 2 dc in first st, dc in next 2 sts, *2 dc in next st, dc in next 2 sts* repeat * to * around, join in first dc of row (37 sts)
Round 5: ch 2, 2 dc in first st, dc in next 3 sts, *2 dc in next st, dc in next 3 sts* repeat * to * around, join in first dc of row (46 sts)
Round 6: ch 2, 2 dc in first st, dc in next 4 sts, *2 dc in next st, dc in next 4 sts* repeat * to * around, join in first dc of row (55 sts)
Rounds 7-13: ch 2, dc in each st around, join in first st of row (55 sts)
Round 14: ch 2, fpdc in first st, bpdc in next st, *fpdc in next st, bpdc in next st* repeat * to * around, join in first st of row, cut yarn, fasten off, weave ends (55 sts)
Using CB, ch 65 or as many as need, weave the chain every 4 dc in round 12, cut yarn, fasten off, weave ends
Row 1: sc in 2nd ch from hook, sc in each st, turn
Rows 2-3: ch 1, sc in each st, turn
Row 4: ch 1, sc in each st around, 3 sc in each corner st, join, cut yarn, fasten off, weave ends
Wrap yarn around the middle of the bow tightly and tie both ends together. Attach the bow to the hat over the weaved chain with CB and a yarn needle.
Meet the Designer:
Ashley Carr is an ever growing designer in the blogging world always looking for another adventure. Her designs will give y’all a cute country feel that lasts. Her inspiration comes from her love of the country style and the world around her. When she doesn’t have a hook in hand she is hiking through trails, camera in hand, looking for the jaw dropping photography shots y’all love.
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