One of the many free hat patterns. This Purple Flower Hat is very easy and will be a great gift.
Size: Hat = one size fits most
Flower = 4 inches in diameter
Bulky (chunky) weight yarn, 2 oz (60 yds, 60g) red; 1 oz (30 yds, 30g) purple
Novelty eyelash yarn, 2 yds red
Note: Made with Red Heart Plush, red #9907; TLC Amore, grape #3536; and Moda Dee Tiara, red hot #4932.
Size H/8/5mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge Tapestry needle
Gauge: Rns 1 & 2 = 2 inchesYou can find your supplies here Shop at Joann.com
Flower (make 2) With purple, ch 4; join to form ring.
Rnd 1: In ring work [sl st, ch 3, tr, ch 31 6 times- 6 petals made; join in first sL st.
Rnd 2: Ch 4, working behind petals, [sL st in first sl st of next petal, ch 41 5 times. Do not join.
Rnd 3: In each ch-4 sp work [sl st, ch 3, tr, ch 31 6 times; join in first sI st. Fasten off.
Flower Center (make 2)
With eyelash yarn, ch 4; 6 dc in 4th ch from hook.
Fasten off, leaving an 8-inch end.Thread end in tapestry needle and weave yarn through both Ips of each dc and pull tog to form ball. Sew to center of flower.
Join red between any 2 petals of rnd 3 of 1 flower.
Rnd 1: Ch 6, working behind petals, [sl st in next sl st, ch 61 5 times; join in joining sl st.
Rnd 2: SI st in next ch-6 sp; ch 3 (counts as a dc on this and following rows), 10 dc in same sp; 11 dc in each rem ch-6 sp; join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. (66 dc)
Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc in each rem dc; join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3.
Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in next 9 dc, 2 dc in next dc; *dc in next 10 dc, 2 dc in next dc; rep from * around, join in 3rd ch of beg ch-3. (72 dc)
Rnds 5 & 6: Rep rnd 3.
Rnd 7: Ch 1, sc in same ch as joining; ch 1, sk next dc; *sc in next dc, ch 1, sk next dc; rep from * around; join in first sc. (36 sc)
Rnd 8: SI st in next ch-1 sp, ch 2, keeping last 1p of each dc on hook, 2 dc in next ch-1 sp; yo and draw through all 3 Ips on hook—beg cl made; ch 1, keeping last 1p of each dc on hook, 3 dc in next ch-1 sp; yo and draw through all 4 Ips on hook—cl made; ch 1; rep from * around; join in beg cl.
Rnd 9: Ch 1, sc in same cl as joining; ch 1; *sc in next cl, ch 1; rep from * around; join in first sc.
Rnds 10-13: Rep rnds 8 and 9 twice more.
Rnd 14: Rep rnd 8.
Fasten off and weave in ends.
Referring to photo for placement, sew rem flower to side of hat.