Crochet hat for kids
Child’s size S (L) finished measurements
Hat circumference: 16″ (20)/41cm (51)
Lily’s Sugar ‘n Cream, 100% cotton yarn, 2.50zn1g = approx 120yd/109m, 1 ball each of Delft Blue and Hot Green
Crochet hook size F-5 US/3.75mm or size needle to obtain gauge
15 sts/rnds sc = 4″/10 cm Remember, your gauge must match for the size to match.
instructions for blueberry baby hat
chain st (ch)
single crochet (sc) double crochet (de) increase (inc)
reverse single crochet (reverse sc)
Starting at stem at top of hat, in green, ch 6.
Rnd 1: Starting in second ch from hook, sl st 4 back down chain, ch 1, 8 sc in last ch, then go around the back of stem and join to ch 1, ch 1.
Rnd 2: 2 sc in each st. join, ch 1.
Rnd 3: Sc in each st, join ch 1
Rnd 4: (lnc, 1 sc round, join ch 1.
Rnd 5: sc in each st, join,ch 1
Rnd 6 (in front loop only): (sk 2 st, 6 dc in one sp,sk 2 st,1 sc) 4 times, join to first ch,fasten off green.
Rnd 7: with blue, in bottom loop of previous rnd, ch 1 and 1 sc in same sp.(inc,1 sc) around, place marker and move marker at end of each round to keep track of rounds .
Rnd 8: sc in each st (36 sc st )
Rnd 9: (Inc, 2sc) around
Rnd 10: sc in each st
Rnd 11: (inc,3 sc ) around.
Rnds 12-28 : for an infant size hat, stop increasing here and spiral down to rnd 28.
For a larger hat, make 1 rnd with 1 sc in each st, then make an increasing rnd of (inc, 4 sc), pm, spiral down to rnd 33
Rnd 29: for small hat, reserve sc in each st, fasten off