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The Edgewater Hat uses the same great stitch combo as the Edgewater Sweater Dress to create an amazingly textured hat!
It’s a simple and fast project using a light worsted (#4) weight yarn of your choice!
For the sample pictured in this post I used Hobbii Yarn’s Tweed Delight. This yarn is so soft, squishy, and warm! This yarn is 85% wool, 10% acrylic, and 5% viscose. It comes in a large variety of colors! I love the softness and the stitch texture it provides.
The pattern comes in infant sizes through adult sizes, so you can make one for every member of the family!
Edgewater Hat Crochet Pattern
135-165 yards worsted weight yarn
I (5.5mm) crochet hook or hook to obtain gauge
Pom pom (optional)
Brim – 9 sts x 7 rows = 2”
Body – 7 dc = 2”
Infant – 17-18” head circumference
Toddler – 18-20”
Child – 20-21”
Adult – 21-22”
Starting chain does not count as first st unless stated otherwise within the pattern.
When decreasing work your stitches into the same loop as the round below you. (blo into blo, flo into flo) Do this for all of your stitches.
Pattern is worked in infant sizes with additional sizes in parentheses as follows: Infant (Toddler, Child, Adult). Final stitch counts will be at the end of each row/round for all sizes.
Stitches Needed & Abbreviations
sc- single crochet
dc- double crochet
blo- back loop only
flo- front loop only
dc2tog- double crochet 2 together
RS- right side
Row 1: sc in 2nd ch from hook and across. (9)
Row 2: ch 1, turn, 1 sc in blo of each st across. (9)
Rows 3-60 (64, 68, 72): repeat row 2. (9)
Sew both ends of the brim together by slip stitching through both stitches across. Turn brim to the other side and continue to Body of Hat.
Body of Hat
Round 1 (RS): Ch 1, work 60 (64, 68, 72) sc around the side of the brim, join to 1st st. (60, 64, 68, 72)
Round 2: Ch 2, turn, *1 dc in blo of next st, 1 dc in flo of next st*, repeat from * around, join to 1st st. (60, 64, 68, 70)
Rounds 3-8 (8, 10, 12): Repeat round 2.
Round 9 (9, 11, 13): Ch 2, turn, *dc2tog, 1 dc in next 2 sts (remember to match up blo, flo here) *, repeat from * around, joint to 1st st. (45, 48, 51, 54).
Round 10 (10, 12, 14): Ch 2, turn, *dc2tog, 1 dc in next st*, repeat from * around, join to 1st st. (30, 32, 34, 36)
Round 11 (11, 13, 15): Ch 2, turn, *dc2tog*, repeat from * around, join to 1st st. (15, 16, 17, 18)
Fasten off hat leaving a long tail to weave closed. With a tapestry needle, weave the tail in and out of the stitches in the last round. Pull tight to close. Fasten off. Weave in ends. Add optional pom pom here.
Pattern is a copyright of Two Brothers Blankets. Please do not alter, copy, share, or sell in any way. You may, however, sell your finished products from this pattern.
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Michelle has been crocheting since 2011 and has been designing crochet patterns since 2014! She specializes in modern garments and accessories for your handmade wardrobe. Michelle has been featured in Happily Hooked Magazine, thehooknooklife.com, wecrochet.com, ourmakerlife.com, and several other websites. She is committed to providing the highest quality crochet information and patterns that instill a true feeling of pride, enjoyment, and accomplishment when completing a project.