FREE PATTERN: CURLY TOP BEANIE HAT

Materials:

Cotton Yarn in White: 1 skein approx. 6 oz.

Cotton Yarn in Pink: 1 skein approx. 3 oz.

Size ā€œGā€ crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

Abbreviations:

ch = chain st(s) = stitch(es) rep = repeat sl st = slip stitch sc = single crochet rnd = round sk = skip

Beanie Hat:

Rnd 1: Ch 3, join to 1 st ch made with sl st to form a ring. Ch 1, 2 sc in each st around, then join to 1 st sc made. (6sc)

Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc made from previous rnd. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc made. (12sc)

Rnd 3: Ch 1, * 2sc in same st, 1 sc in next st. Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (18sc)

Rnd 4: Ch 1, *2sc in same st, 1 sc in the next 2 st(s). Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (24sc)

Rnd 5: Ch 1, *2sc in same st, 1 sc in the next 3 st(s). Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (30sc)

Rnd 6: Ch 1, *2sc in same st, 1 sc in the next 4 st(s). Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (36sc)

Rnd 7: Ch 1, *2sc in same st, 1 sc in the next 5 st(s). Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (42sc)

Rnd 8: Ch 1, *2sc in same st, 1 sc in the next 6 st(s). Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (48sc)

Rnd 9: Ch 1, *2sc in same st, 1 sc in the next 7 st(s). Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (54sc)

Rnd 10: Ch 1, *2sc in same st, 1 sc in the next 8 st(s). Rep from * around to end. Join with a sl st to 1 st sc of rnd. (60sc)

Rnd 11: After getting the circumference of the beanie hat, ch 1, sc in back loop of each st around. Join with a sl st to 1 st st of rnd. (60sc)

Rnds 12 ā€“ 26: Ch 1, sc in back loop of each st from previous rnd. Join with a sl st to 1 st st of rnd. Fasten off. Weave all ends.

Rnd 27: Using Pink yarn, Sl st to any st and ch 1, making a sl st in each st around. Join with a sl st to 1 st st and fasten off. Weave ends. You can either turn up edge of hat or keep straight.

Curly Cue Tails: Make 5 Pink and 2 White

Rnd 1: Ch 16 for desired length and make 4sc in 2 nd ch from hook. Continue making 4sc in each ch across to end. Once completed all st(s), wind up for curly effect. Fasten off.

After making 5 pink and 2 white, take white yarn and pass through the center of all the curly cues. Attach to top of hat and knot the extra yarn multiple times for security. Fasten off and weave ends.

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