This Free Crochet pattern teaches you how to crochet a square hat with pom poms.
For more Beanie patterns click here Crochet Beanies
This stitch is also used in the Pattern & tutorials for:
Childs Square Mesh Beanie – Free Crochet Pattern
This page contains affiliate links
HOOK: 5 mm hook or size H hook for the US
YARN: 1 skein of worsted weight yarn, 4 ply US, 10 ply AU (try not to get a stiff yarn)
100 grams / 3.5. oz
240 meters / 262 yards
For sizes 2 to 4 years old use 8 ply (3 ply) yarn
For sizes 5 to 8 years old use 10 ply (4ply) yarn
ch = chain
sc = single crochet
dc = double crochet
sl st = slip stitch
sts = stitches
If you haven’t yet, take a moment to subscribe to my videos on YouTube to have easy access to all my videos and playlist
SC In 2nd chain from hook and in all 30 stitches, put another sc into the last stitch and pivot your work and work a sc into the rest of the 29 sts on this side giving you a total of 60 sts.
sl st and ch 1 into beginning st, DC into this beginning stitch as well. *Ch 1 and sk a st, dc into next stitch* sl stitch into beginning stitch and ch 1 (30 dc’s total)
You will be working in the stitches that you skipped from last round.
The beginning stitch you work one row down below, to the right, put a DC here. See picture below
Ch 1 and DC into next skipped stitch to the left. * repeat sl st into beginning stitch. (30 dc’s total)
For beginning stitch ch 1 and working two rows down just to the right of the beginning stitch, put a DC, * ch 1 and DC into next stitch two rows down beside the dc from two rows down * so for this row it will be the dc’s from round 2. The picture below where the tip of my finger is. Always to the left of the smaller stitch two rows down.
Round 5 – 28
Continue to repeat round 4. Remember to chain in between the dc’s . When counting the rows from here on out, count from your first set of dc’s, don’t count the sc rows. So starting from your first dc row, keep working until you have 28 rows of dc’s done.
sc and ch 1 in the same spaces you were using before. sc in all sts around. (If your making this hat for a smaller child, you may wish to do a few decreases here.)
Round 30 & 31
Start your Front post Single crochets (FPSC) in all spaces around.
Rounds 32 & 33
Sc in all sts around.
Now add pom poms, tassels or flowers to the two top corners to add style! I have a tutorial on how to make your own pom pom makers below.
This pattern is brought to you by www.meladorascreations.com
You can sell any item made from this pattern and link back to my page or videos, but you do not have permission to copy and paste my pattern anywhere online. ©Copyright 2015, All Rights Reserved
If you are a fan of my work, please help me to improve it by becoming a patron. Read more about it here and find out how you can help.
Share this: Crochet tutorial that teaches you how to do ...Window Pane Crochet Stitch Tutorials
Share this: Crochet tutorial that teaches you how to do ...
By: Meladora's Creations
Posted: January 28th, 2014