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Crochet Women’s Hat Pattern

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This crochet beanie is textured and cozy. It’s solid enough to be a comfy chemo cap.

If you’re looking for a top down beanie that is a little more interesting than just regular stitches, you may enjoy this hat.

I started with a traditional puff stitch, but felt it was a bit too much for what I had in mind. So I modified it to a smaller version.

Crochet beanie laid flat on table.
It has such a mesmerizing texture.

It gave the stitches just the right amount of textured interest to be repeated through the hat.

This crochet textured hat is designed to fit teen/sm adults. I love this top down crochet beanie so I created more sizes. You can find the updated Pebbled Beanie crochet pattern which includes sizes 0-3 mos up to Adult.

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mini puff stitch

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Materials:

200 yds / 189 m of #4 medium worsted weight yarn, pictured in Lion Brand’s Heartland Yarn in Everglades* (100% acrylic, 251 yds / 230 m, 5 oz / 142 g, color: Everglades, 1 ball)

5mm US size H/8 crochet hook, or hook needed to meet gauge

yarn needle

scissors

measuring tape

Woman smiling in green mini puff stitch hat.
I love the snug fit of this hat.

Notes:

  1. Ch 1 doesn’t count as a stitch.

Fit/Size

Finished hat measures 7 1/2″ tall, add more rounds after #22 for a longer hat &  it’s 18 1/2″ around at it’s widest. For more sizes, check out the updated Pebbled Beanie crochet pattern.

Stitches/Abbreviations (US Terms)

hdc-half double crochet

mc-magic circle

MP-mini puff stitch: insert hook in stitch, yarn over (yo), pull up a loop (2 loops on hook) yo and insert hook in the same, yo and pull up a loop (4 loops on hook),  yo and pull through all 4 loops on hook. Check out the Mini Puff Stitch photo tutorial here.

ss-slip stitch

Gauge:

Gauge is important to this pattern, adjust your hook size or tension accordingly.

4″x 4″ = 10 mb x 12 rounds

Side view of teen size chemo cap on woman.

Hat Pattern

Woman in bright green textured crochet hat.

Crochet Puff Stitch Hat A Free Crochet Pattern

Yield: 1
Prep Time: 1 minute
Active Time: 1 hour
Additional Time: 5 minutes
Total Time: 1 hour 6 minutes
Difficulty: Intermediate
Estimated Cost: $5

Crochet beanie with textured puff stitch in minature.

Materials

  • #4 medium worsted weight yarn. The sample in the picture here is Lion Brand’s Heartland Yarn in Everglades.

Tools

  • 5mm US size H/8 crochet hook, or hook needed to meet gauge
  • yarn needle
  • scissors
  • measuring tape

Instructions

    Teen/Sm Adult

    Start with a MC.

    1. 8 hdc into the mc, ss tightly to the 1st hdc. (8)
    2. Ch 1, 2 hdc in the same stitch and in each stitch around, ss tightly to the 1st hdc. (16)
    3. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each stitch around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (16)
    4. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch, 2 mb in the next stitch, *{mb in the next stitch, 2 mb in the next stitch} repeat from * around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (24)
    5. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each stitch around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (24)
    6. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch, mb in the next stitch, 2 mb in the next stitch, *{mb in each of the next 2 stitches, 2 mb in the next stitch} repeat from * around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (32)
    7. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each stitch around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (32)
    8. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch, mb in each of the next 2 stitches, 2 mb in the next stitch, *{mb in each of the next 3 stitches, 2 mb in the next stitch} repeat from * around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (40)
    9. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each stitch around, ss tightly to the 1st mb to join. (40)
    10. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each of the next 3 stitches, 2 mb in the next stitch, *{mb in each of the next 4 stitches, 2 mb in the next stitch} repeat from * around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (48)
    11. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each stitch around, ss tightly to the 1st mb to join. (48)
    12. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each of the next 4 stitches, 2 mb in the next stitch, *{mb in each of the next 5 stitches, 2 mb in the next stitch} repeat from * around, ss tightly to the 1st mb. (56)
    13. Ch 1, mb in the same stitch and in each stitch around, ss tightly to the 1st mb to join. (56)
    14. -23. Repeat round 13. Finish off.

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