Newborn Textured Beanie - Free Crochet Pattern
This sweet little hat is so cute and works up very quickly! The textured stitching gives a different look to a solid colored hat and makes it so soft! It is made of simple double crochets and a double crochet variation. A video tutorial is at the end the page if you need help with the written pattern.
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Worsted Weight Yarn
Crochet Hook size 5mm
Scissors and Needle for finishing
CH = Chain
DC = Double Crochet
FPDC = Front Post Double Crochet
HDC = Half Double Crochet
RND = Round
SL ST = Slip Stitch
7 DC = 2 inches
- The CH-2 at the beginning of each row is not counted in stitch count.
- If you use baby yarn, you may need to use a larger hook to achieve gauge.
- To make a larger size, continue increasing the circle with plain DC until you have the size you want, then begin the textured stitching.
Begin with a Magic Circle. CH 2.
RND 1: DC 10 in center of circle. Pull beginning yarn tail to close the circle. Join with SL ST in top of 1st DC.
RND 2: CH 2. DC 2 in same stitch and each stitch around. (count=20). Join with SL ST in top of 1st DC.
RND 3: CH 2. DC in same stitch. DC 2 in next stitch. Repeat [DC 1, DC 2] around. (count=30) Join with SL ST in top of 1st DC.
RND 4: CH 2. DC in same stitch. FPDC in next stitch. [DC and FPDC] in next stitch. Repeat [DC, FPDC, DC+FPDC] around. (count=40 for this rnd and the rest of the pattern)
RND 5: CH 2. Repeat [FPDC, DC] around.
RND 6: CH 2. Repeat [DC, FPDC] around.
RND 7: CH 2. Repeat [FPDC, DC] around.
RND 8: CH 2. Repeat [DC, FPDC] around.
RND 9: CH 2. Repeat [FPDC, DC] around.
RND 10: CH 2. Repeat [DC, FPDC] around.
RND 11: CH 1. HDC in same stitch and each stitch round. Join with SL ST in top of 1st HDC. Finish off and weave in ends.
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