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Newborn Baby Hat Crochet Pattern



Easy Newborn Hat Crochet Pattern
A Quick & Easy beginner pattern!
by RMJETdesigns

FREE Newborn Baby Hat Crochet Pattern by RMJETdesigns


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MATERIALS NEEDED:
  • Worsted weight yarn in your choice of colors. These work up quick and require only a small amount of yarn. It’s a great way to de-stash and use up those yarn scraps laying around.
  • J hook (US10/6.00mm)
Suggested yarn and hook for this project:

FINISHED SIZE: Newborn size. Measures 6” x 5” laying flat. (12” circumference)

SKILL LEVEL: Beginner

STITCH ABBREVIATIONS:
CH: chain
HDC: half double crochet
SL ST: slip stitch
STS: stitches

SPECIAL NOTES:
This pattern is worked in the round.

GAUGE:
1” = 2 rows of in the round (hdc)

FREE Newborn Baby Hat Crochet Pattern by RMJETdesigns

Ch3, sl st together to form a circle.

Round 1: Ch1, 6hdc into the circle center, sl st to beginning. (6)
Round 2: Ch1, 2hdc into each stitch around, sl st to beginning. (12)
Round 3: Ch1, * 1hdc in the first st, 2hdc in next stitch, repeat from * around, sl st to beginning. (18)
Round 4: Ch1, * 1hdc in next 2 sts, 2hdc in next stitch, repeat from * around, sl st to beginning. (24)



 
Round 5: Ch1, * 1hdc in next 3 sts, 2hdc in next stitch, repeat from * around, sl st to beginning. (30)
Round 6:  1hdc in each hdc space of the previous row, sl st to beginning. Ch1. Turn. (30)

*The key to seamless crochet in the round is to turn your work after each row

Round 7:  1hdc in each hdc space of the previous row, sl st to beginning. Ch1. Turn. (30)
Round 8- 15: Repeat Round 7. (30)
Round 16: 1hdc in each hdc space of the previous row, sl st to beginning. Ch1. Fasten off. (30)


Weave in the ends.