Snow Drift Crochet Hat
You'll be totally prepared for winter with the Snow Drift Crochet Hat. We named it that because if you got stuck in a snow drift, the little pom pom on top of the hat would stick out so you could be rescued! The ice blue color of the yarn is perfect for winter wear and it's quick to work up as well. Made out of chunky yarn, you know it'll keep your head nice and warm when you're building snowmen, snow forts, and having snowball fights.
Crochet HookM/13 or 9 mm hook
Yarn Weight(6) Super Bulky/Super Chunky (4-11 stitches for 4 inches)
- Bernat® Softee® Chunky™ (3.5 oz/100 g; 108 yds/99 m) Seagreen (28219) 1 ball
- Size U.S. M/13 (9 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
Size & Gauge
Size: One size to fit average woman’s head.
Gauge: 7 sc and 8 rows = 4" [10 cm].
Note: Chain (ch) 2 at beginning (beg) of round (rnd) does not count as stitch (st).
Chain (ch) 36. Join with slip stitch (sl st) to first chain (ch) to form a ring.
1st rnd: Ch 1. 1 single crochet (sc) in each ch around. Join with sl st to first sc. 36 sc.
2nd rnd: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
3rd to 9th rnds: Ch 2. 1 half double crochet (hdc) in each stitch (st) around. Join with sl st to first hdc.
10th rnd: Ch 2. 1 hdc in each of next 4 hdc. [Yarn over hook (yoh) and draw up a loop in next hdc] twice. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook - Hdc2together (Hdc2tog) made. *1 hdc in each of 4 hdc. Hdc2tog. Repeat (rep) from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 30 hdc.
11th rnd: Ch 2. *1 hdc in each of next 3 hdc. Hdc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 24 hdc.
12th rnd: Ch 2. *1 hdc in each of next 2 hdc. Hdc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 18 hdc.
13th rnd: Ch 2. *1 hdc in next hdc. Hdc-2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first hdc. 12 hdc.
Fasten off, leaving a long end. Draw end through rem sts and fasten securely.
Wind yarn around 4 fingers 80 times. Tie tightly in the middle and leave a long end for attaching to Hat. Cut loops at both ends and trim to smooth round shape. Sew securely to top of Hat.
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain(s)
Hdc = Half double crochet
Rem = Remaining
Rep = Repeat
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
Sc = Single crochet
Sl st = Slip stitch
Yoh = Yarn over hook