Crochet Hello Kitty hat
Crochet Hat sizes with this Double crochet patternNewborn baby head circumference, 13" - 14", Hat height = 5.5 to 6"= D hook, If you want to have a bulky hat, use this pattern here with a J hook: http://crochetjewel.com/?p=14362
Baby 3 to 6 months, Head Cir, 14" - 17 ", Hat height= 6.5 - 7"=E hook,
baby 6-12 months, 16"-19" head cir., hat length=6.5-7"=F hook,
toddler-preschooler (12 months-3 yrs), 18"-20" head cir., hat length=7" =G hook,
child 3-10 yrs, head cir., 19"-20 1/2 "", hat length= 7.5"=H hook,
teens, head cir., 20 1/2"-22", hat length, 7.5-8"=I hook,
Adult women, 21.5"-22.5", hat length, 8"= J
Supplies: 100% Cotton white,black,yellow, and pink yarn, or worsted yarn is ok too. H hook, G hook
Abbreviations: dc=double crochet sc=single crochet sl st=slip stitch hdc=half double crochet hdc2tog=half double crochet 2 together
I made this for a 5 year old. See above sizes.
How to Crochet a Double Crochet Hat Video:
Instructions: H hook, body, white yarn
Eyes: Make 2 eyes black yarn, G hook.
rnd 1. ch 2, Work 10 sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, join sl st. Attach in the center of the hat, about 2 inches apart.
Bow: pink yarn g hook
row 1. ch 12, sc the 2nd chain from the hook and each stitch to the end, ch 1, turn
rows 2-4. *sc in each ch across working in the back loops only, ch 1, turn, *repeat sc in all stitches around the border of the bow. take yarn and wrap it around the center of the bow 8-10 times or so to make the center of the bow, secure and weave in the ends
Whiskers: Use three black pieces of yarn on each side of the face of the kitty. Each Whisker measures 1 1/2 inches. sew them on individually and tie them on inside of the hat, place the whiskers next to the eyes, about 1/2 inch away on both sides.
Nose: G hook, yellow yarn,
rnd 1. ch 2, Work 10sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, join with sl st. Attach below the eyes in the center.
Make 2, white yarn, G hook
Rnd 1. Ch 2. sc in the 2nd chain from the hook 6 times, sl st. (6sc)
Rnd 2. Ch 1, sc in each stitch around. (6sc) work in continual rounds, use a marker to keep track
Rnd 3. 2sc in each sc around. (12sc)
Rnd 4. sc in each stitch around. (12sc)
Rnd 5. *2sc in next st, 1 sc*Repeat around.(18sc)
Rnd 6. sc in each stitch around (18sc).
Rnd 7. *2sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts*Repeat around. (24sc)
Rnd 8. sc in each stitch around (24sc) sl st. fasten off
Sew the ears on top of the hat about 2 inches apart.