Laurie’s Lid | Free Crochet Pattern

Laurie’s Lid – Crochet Hat Pattern

Materials

Yarn: Weight 4, Worsted. Examples made using Hobby Lobby I Love This Yarn, Lion Brand Worsted Wool-Ease, and Vanna’s Choice.
Hook: I, or size needed for specified gauge.

Sizing: Measurements are approximate,  actual subjects may vary. Measure head for best size and fit.

Gauge: 10 HDc rows = 4.5”, 4 Dc Sts = 4”

Pattern Sizes (around x long): 24”x9.5″,  21”x9″, 18″x8″, 15″x7″, 12″x6″

Pattern Key
St/Sts: Stitch / Stitches
Sl St: Slip Stitch
Ch: Chain
Sc: Single Crochet
HDc: Half Double Crochet
FPDc: Front Post Double Crochet
HD2T: Half Double Crochet two Sts together (decrease)

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Adult Hat: 24″x9.5″
Round 1: Form a magic loop, Ch 2 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: Ch 2, [FPDc, HDc into same St] around, Sl St to join. (20 Sts)
Round 3: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next st] around, Sl St to join. (30 Sts)
Round 4: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 2 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (40 sts)
Round 5: Ch 2, FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next 3 Sts] arond, Sl St to join. (50 Sts)
Round 6: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 4 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (60 Sts)
Round 7: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next 5 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (70 Sts)
Round 8: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next 6 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (80 Sts)
Rounds 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, and into next 5 Sts, HD2T] around*, Sl St to join. (80 Sts)
Rounds 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HD2T, HDc into same St, and into next 5 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (80 Sts)
Rounds 21-23: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to join. (80 Sc) Fasten off after last round.

Teen Hat: 21″ x 9″
Round 1: Form a magic loop, Ch 2 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: Ch 2, [FPDc, HDc into same St] around, Sl St to join. (20 Sts)
Round 3: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next st] around, Sl St to join. (30 Sts)
Round 4: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 2 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (40 sts)
Round 5: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next 3 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (50 Sts)
Round 6: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 4 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (60 Sts)
Round 7: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next 5 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (70 Sts)
Rounds 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HD2T, HDc into same St, and into next 4 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (70 Sts)
Rounds 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, and into next 4 Sts, HD2T] around, Sl St to join. (70 Sts)
Rounds 20-22: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to join. (7 0 Sc) Fasten off after last round.

Child Hat: 18″x8″
Round 1: Form a magic loop, Ch 2 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: Ch 2, [FPDc, HDc into same St] around, Sl St to join. (20 Sts)
Round 3: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next st] around, Sl St to join. (30 Sts)
Round 4: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 2 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (40 sts)
Round 5: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next 3 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (50 Sts)
Round 6: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 4 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (60 Sts)
Rounds 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, and into next 3 Sts, HD2T] around, Sl St to join. (60 Sts)
Rounds 8, 10, 12, 14, 16: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HD2T, HDc into same St, and into next 3 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (60 Sts)
Rounds 18-20: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to join. (60 Sc) Fasten off after last round.

Toddler Hat: 15″x7″
Round 1: Form a magic loop, Ch 2 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: Ch 2, [FPDc, HDc into same St] around, Sl St to join. (20 Sts)
Round 3: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next st] around, Sl St to join. (30 Sts)
Round 4: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 2 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (40 sts)
Round 5: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next 3 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (50 Sts)
Rounds 6, 8, 10, 12, 14: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HD2T, HDc into same St, and into next 2 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (50 Sts)
Rounds 7, 9, 11, 13, 15: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, and into next 2 Sts, HD2T] around, Sl St to join. (50 Sts)
Rounds 16-18: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to join. (50 Sc) Fasten off after last round.

Infant Hat: 12″x6″
Round 1: Form a magic loop, Ch 2 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: Ch 2, [FPDc, HDc into same St] around, Sl St to join. (20 Sts)
Round 3: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next st] around, Sl St to join. (30 Sts)
Round 4: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same st, HDc into next 2 Sts] around, Sl St to join. (40 sts)
Rounds 5: 7, 9, 11: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HDc into same St, HDc into next St, HD2T] around, Sl St to join. (40 Sts)
Rounds 6, 8, 10, 12: Ch 2, [FPDc around FPDc from previous round, HD2T, HDc into same St, HDc into next St] around, Sl St to join. (40 Sts)
Rounds 13-15: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to join. (40 Sc) Fasten off after last round.

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Textured Washcloth | Free Crochet Pattern

Textured Washcloth

These Textured Washcloths are a great stash-buster; using simple stitches, and just a handful of yarn, you can make a stack in no time at all!

Materials
• Yarn: Medium, Weight 4; Example made with Lion Brand Yarns Kitchen Cotton
• Hook: H, or size needed to meet gauge

Sizing
• Finished washcloth measures approximately 6″ wide x 6″ long

Pattern Key
Ch: Chain
St / Sts: Stitch / Stitches
Sl St: Slip Stitch
Sc: Single Crochet

Special Technique
Sc2Tog: Single Crochet two stitches together (decrease)

Pattern Notes:

  • Color Changes are not indicated; please use your favorite methods to change color.
  • This pattern can be made in a size of your choosing; chain any multiple of 2 + 1 , then assure your rows end on an even number. For a perfect square, assure length is the same measurement as width.

Textured Washcloth | 6″ x 6″ Pattern Instructions

Ch 23

Row 1: Skip 1 Ch (skipped Ch does not count as a St), [Sc2Tog, Ch 1] across length of Ch – 22 Sts.

Row 2: Ch 1 (not a St), turn, [Sc2Tog, Ch 1] across length of Ch – 22 Sts.

Repeat row 2 until 18 rows complete, fasten.

Border: Attach yarn into any corner of washcloth). For each corner: Work 3 Sc. For first and last rows: Ch 1, skip 1 St, Sc. For each side: Ch 1, skip 1 row, Sc. Sl St to top of first Sc to join, fasten.

Chunky Shell Cowl | Free Crochet Pattern

Chunky Shell Cowl

Materials
Yarn: Weight 5, Bulky Weigh yarn. Example made with Lion Brand Yarn Wool-Ease Chunky in Silver Grey
Buttons: Two, at least 1”
Hook Size: K, or size needed for specified gauge

Gauge: 1 shell = 3”, 4 shell rows = 3”

Size Chart: For the best possible fit, please assure you follow the circumference and length of your subject. Please note that this chart is approximated, and actual subjects do vary.

Size by Age Length Width
24 Months – 5 Years:  18” 4”
5 – 8 Years:  20” 4”
Young Adult:  22” 5”
Adult:  24” 5”

Pattern Key
Sk: skip
Sts: stitches
Ch: Chain
Sl st: Slip stitch
Sts: Stitches / St: Stitch
Sc: Single crochet
Dc: Double crochet

Pattern Notes:

Finish: After last row worked, cut 10” from loop on hook, fasten. Weave tail ends together, knot and fasten to conceal, cut excess.

Buttons: Place buttons on one side end of cowl. Place first button 1” from border, space buttons 1” apart (shells = button holes!).

Adult
Row 1: Ch 68, Sc into second Ch from hook, [Sk next two Sts, work 5 Dc into following St, Sk next two Sts, Sc into following St] Across (11 shells made)
Rows 2, 4, 6: Ch 2 (First Dc), turn work, work 2 Dc into first St, [Sc at top shell from previous row, work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row] Across. Work 3 Dc into last Sc St at end row (10 shells, 2 half shells at end rows)
Rows 3, 5, 7: Ch 1 (Not a St), turn work, Sc into first St, [work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row, Sc at top shell from previous row] Across (11 shells made)

Young Adult
Row 1: Ch 62, Sc into second Ch from hook, [Sk next two Sts, work 5 Dc into following St, Sk next two Sts, Sc into following St] Across (10 shells made)
Rows 2, 4, 6: Ch 2 (First Dc), turn work, work 2 Dc into first St, [Sc at top shell from previous row, work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row] Across. Work 3 Dc into last Sc St at end row (9 shells, 2 half shells at end rows)
Rows 3, 5, 7: Ch 1 (Not a St), turn work, Sc into first St, [work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row, Sc at top shell from previous row] Across (10 shells made)

5 – 8 Years
Row 1: Ch 56, Sc into second Ch from hook, [Sk next two Sts, work 5 Dc into following St, Sk next two Sts, Sc into following St] Across (9 shells made)
Rows 2, 4: Ch 2 (First Dc), turn work, work 2 Dc into first St, [Sc at top shell from previous row, work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row] Across. Work 3 Dc into last Sc St at end row (8 shells, 2 half shells at end rows)
Rows 3, 5: Ch 1 (Not a St), turn work, Sc into first St, [work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row, Sc at top shell from previous row] Across (9 shells made)

2 – 5 Years
Row 1: Ch 50, Sc into second Ch from hook, [Sk next two Sts, work 5 Dc into following St, Sk next two Sts, Sc into following St] Across (8 shells made)
Rows 2, 4: Ch 2 (First Dc), turn work, work 2 Dc into first St, [Sc at top shell from previous row, work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row] Across. Work 3 Dc into last Sc St at end row (7 shells, 2 half shells at end rows)
Rows 3, 5: Ch 1 (Not a St), turn work, Sc into first St, [work 5 Dc into Sc St from previous row, Sc at top shell from previous row] Across (8 shells made)

Bow Headband| Free Crochet Pattern

Bow Headband

Headband Crochet Pattern Free Crochet Pattern

Materials
• Yarn: Medium, weight 4. Example pictured with Martha Stewart Cotton Hemp.
• Hook: H, or size needed for specified gauge

Sizing
• These measurements are approximated, and actual subjects may vary.
• Gauge: 4 Sc Sts = 1”, 3 Sc BLO rows = 1”

Newborn 13”
3-6 Months 14.5”
6-12 Months 16”
12-24 Months 17.5
2-5 Years 19”
5-8 Years 20.5”
Adult 22”

Pattern Key
• St / Sts: Stitch / Stitches
• Sk: Skip
• SlSt: Slip Stitch
• BLO: Back Loop Only
• Ch: Chain
• Sc: Single Crochet

Headband: All Sizes

Ch 5
Row 1:
Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each Ch across, Ch 1, turn work (Ch 1 does not count as a St, now and throughout) 4 Sc

Follow according to intended size:

(Newborn) Rows 2-40: Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1,  turn work – 4 Sc
(3-6 Months) Rows 2-44:
Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1, turn work – 4 Sc
(6-12 Months) Rows 2-48:
Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1, turn work – 4 Sc
(12 – 24 Months) Rows 2-52:
Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1, turn work – 4 Sc
(2 – 5 Years) Rows 2-56:
Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1, turn work – 4 Sc
(5 – 8 Years) Rows 2-60:
Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1, turn work – 4 Sc
(Adult)Rows 2-64:
Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1, turn work – 4 Sc

Finishing (all sizes): Hold first row together with last row worked, Sl St together to join. Note: turn band inside out so that Sl Sts are on inside (conceals seam). Fasten.

 

Bow (one size)

Ch 9

Row 1: Sc into 2nd Ch from hook, Sc into each Ch across. Ch 1 (not a St), turn – 8 Sc

Row 2-6: Using BLO Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into each St across, Ch 1, turn work – 4 Sc

Finishing:

  • Cut 12” from loop on hook, weave tail ends to center (shown).
  • Pinch center of square, wrap longest tail around 10 times.
  • Tie tail ends together on one side (to conceal knot), fasten.
  • Using long tails, tie bow to band at the seam (to conceal), cut excess.

 

Woven Washcloth | Free Crochet Pattern

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Woven Washcloth

These Woven Washcloths are a great stash-buster; using just a handful of yarn, you can make a stack of these in no time at all!

Materials
• Yarn: Medium, Weight 4; Example made with Red Heart Yarns Crème de la Crème and Hobby Lobby I Love This Cotton
• Hook: G (for a nice, tight tension)

Sizing
• Finished washcloth measures approximately 6″ wide x 6.25″ long

Pattern Key
Ch: Chain
St / Sts: Stitch / Stitches
Sl St: Slip Stitch
Sc: Single Crochet
Dc: Double Crochet

Pattern Notes:

  • Color Changes are not indicated; please use your favorite methods to change color. To mimic the examples shown: Rows 1-6 = Color A, Rows 7-12 = Color B, Rows 13-18 = Color C.
  • This pattern can be made in a size of your choosing; chain any multiple of 2 , then assure your rows end on an even number. For a perfect square, assure length is the same measurement as width.

Woven Washcloth | 6″ x 6″ Pattern Instructions

Ch 22

Row 1: Sc into second Ch from hook (skipped Ch does not count as a St), [Dc into following St, Sc into next] across length of Ch – 21 Sts.

Row 2: Ch 2 (not a St), turn, [Dc into first St, Sc into next] across length of Ch – 21 Sts.

Row 3: Ch 1 (not a St), turn, [Sc into first St, Dc into next] across length of Ch – 21 Sts.

Rows 4, 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18: Repeat Row 2, fasten after last row worked

Rows 5, 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17: Repeat Row 3

Border: Attach yarn onto side of washcloth (into an odd row end), Ch 1 (not a St), work 2 Sc into every odd end row across (for both sides), work 3 Sc into each corner, work 2 Sc into every other St on Row 1 and Row 18, Sl St to top of first Sc to join, fasten.

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Salena Baca Crochet Free woven washcloth Crochet Pattern 11

Salena Baca Crochet Free woven washcloth Crochet Pattern 11

 

 

Sun Hat | Free Crochet Pattern

Sun Hat Crochet Pattern Salena Baca Crochet

Sun Hat Pattern

Materials

• Yarn: Weight 4, Worsted. Examples made using Lion Brand Cotton-Ease and Bernat CottonTots.
• Hook: H, or size needed for specified gauge

Sizing: Measurements are approximate, actual subjects may vary.

6 M (14″), 1-2 Y (16”), 2-5 Y (18”), 5-8 Y (20”), Young Adult (22”), and Adult (24”)

Pattern Key
• St/Sts: Stitch / Stitches
• Sl St: Slip Stitch
• Ch: Chain
• Sc: Single Crochet
• Dc: Double Crochet
• FLO: Front Loop Only

Pattern Notes:

• Use these pictures to help place your increases on each row of your brim to create a fluid, floppy, round, hat; this will avoid specific points of increase.

• For the hat brim, the Ch 1 counts as your first St – it occupies the first space of each round.

• Increases should lean to the Left – they should not stack evenly.

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6 Months
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (Not a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc into ring, Sl St to join (now and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Sc into each St around. (24 Sc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc into first St, 2 Dc into next) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Sc into first 2 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (48 Sc)
Rounds 5, 7, 9, 11: Ch 1, Dc into each St around. (48 Dc)
Rounds 6, 8, 10: Ch 1, Sc into each St around. (48 Sc)
Round 12: (First row of brim; work this row into FLO) Ch 1 (first St, now and throughout), Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (56 Sc)
Round 13: Ch 1, Sc into first 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (64 Sc)
Round 14: Ch 1, Sc into first 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (72 Sc)
Round 15: Ch 1, Sc into first 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (80 Sc)
Round 16: Ch 1, Sc into first 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *, fasten. (88 Sc)

1 – 2 Years
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (Not a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc into ring, Sl St to join (now and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Sc into each St around. (24 Sc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc into first St, 2 Dc into next) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Sc into first 2 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (48 Sc)
Round 5: Ch 1, (Dc into first 7 Sts, 2 Dc into next St) around. (54 Dc)
Rounds 6, 8, 10, 12: Ch 1, Sc into each St around. (54 Sc)
Rounds , 9, 11, 13: Ch 1, Dc into each St around. (54 Dc)
Round 14: (First row of brim; work this row into FLO) Ch 1 (first St, now and throughout), Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (63 Sc)
Round 15: Ch 1, Sc into first 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (72 Sc)
Round 16: Ch 1, Sc into first 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (81 Sc)
Round 17: Ch 1, Sc into first 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (90 Sc)
Round 18: Ch 1, Sc into first 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *, fasten. (99 Sc)

2 – 5 Years
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (Not a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc into ring, Sl St to join (now and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Sc into each St around. (24 Sc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc into first St, 2 Dc into next) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Sc into first 2 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (48 Sc)
Round 5: Ch 1, (Dc into first 3 Sts, 2 Dc into next St) around. (60 Dc)
Rounds 6, 8, 10, 12, 14: Ch 1, Sc into each St around. (60 Sc)
Rounds 7, 9, 11, 13, 15: Ch 1, Dc into each St around. (60 Dc)
Round 16: (First row of brim; work this row into FLO) Ch 1 (first St, now and throughout), Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (70 Sc)
Round 17: Ch 1, Sc into first 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (80 Sc)
Round 18: Ch 1, Sc into first 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (90 Sc)
Round 19: Ch 1, Sc into first 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (100 Sc)
Round 20: Ch 1, Sc into first 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (110 Sc)
Round 21: Ch 1, Sc into first 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 10 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *, fasten. (120 Sc)

5 – 8 Years
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (Not a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc into ring, Sl St to join (now and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Sc into each St around. (24 Sc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc into first St, 2 Dc into next) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Sc into first 2 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (48 Sc)
Round 5: Ch 1, (Dc into first 3 Sts, 2 Dc into next St) around. (60 Dc)
Round 6: Ch 1, (Sc into first 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (66 Sc)
Rounds 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17: Ch 1, Dc into each St around. (66 Dc)
Rounds 8, 10, 12, 14, 16: Ch 1, Sc into each St around. (66 Sc)
Round 18: (First row of brim; work this row into FLO) Ch 1 (first St, now and throughout), Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (77 Sc)
Round 19: Ch 1, Sc into first 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (88 Sc)
Round 20: Ch 1, Sc into first 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (99 Sc)
Round 21: Ch 1, Sc into first 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (110 Sc)
Round 22: Ch 1, Sc into first 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (121 Sc)
Round 23: Ch 1, Sc into first 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 10 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (132 Sc)
Round 24: Ch 1, Sc into first 10 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 11 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *, fasten. (143 Sc)

Young Adult
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (Not a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc into ring, Sl St to join (now and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Sc into each St around. (24 Sc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc into first St, 2 Dc into next) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Sc into first 2 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (48 Sc)
Round 5: Ch 1, (Dc into first 3 Sts, 2 Dc into next St) around. (60 Dc)
Round 6: Ch 1, (Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (72 Sc)
Rounds 7, 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19: Ch 1, Dc into each St around. (72 Dc)
Rounds 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18: Ch 1, Sc into each St around. (72 Sc)
Round 20: (First row of brim; work this row into FLO) Ch 1 (first St, now and throughout), Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (84 Sc)
Round 21: Ch 1, Sc into first 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (96 Sc)
Round 22: Ch 1, Sc into first 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (108 Sc)
Round 23: Ch 1, Sc into first 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (120 Sc)
Round 24: Ch 1, Sc into first 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (132 Sc)
Round 25: Ch 1, Sc into first 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 10 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (144 Sc)
Round 26: Ch 1, Sc into first 10 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 11 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (156 Sc)
Round 27: Ch 1, Sc into first 11 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 12 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from * fasten. (168 Sc)

Adult
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (Not a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc into ring, Sl St to join (now and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Sc into each St around. (24 Sc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc into first St, 2 Dc into next) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Sc into first 2 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (48 Sc)
Round 5: Ch 1, (Dc into first 3 Sts, 2 Dc into next St) around. (60 Dc)
Round 6: Ch 1, (Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next St) around. (72 Sc)
Round 7: Ch 1, (Dc into first 11 Sts, 2 Dc into next St) around. (78 Dc)
Round 8, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18: Ch 1, Sc into each St around. (78 Sc)
Rounds 9, 11, 13, 15, 17, 19: Ch 1, Dc into each St around. (78 Dc)
Round 20: (First row of brim; work this row into FLO) Ch 1 (first St, now and throughout), Sc into first 4 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (91 Sc)
Round 21: Ch 1, Sc into first 5 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (104 Sc)
Round 22: Ch 1, Sc into first 6 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (117 Sc)
Round 23: Ch 1, Sc into first 7 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (130 Sc)
Round 24: Ch 1, Sc into first 8 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (143 Sc)
Round 25: Ch 1, Sc into first 9 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 10 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (156 Sc)
Round 26: Ch 1, Sc into first 10 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 11 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (169 Sc)
Round 27: Ch 1, Sc into first 11 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 12 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *. (182 Sc)
Round 28: Ch 1, Sc into first 12 Sts, 2 Sc into next, *Sc into following 13 Sts, 2 Sc into next. Around from *, fasten. (195 Sc)

Round or Pointed Flower | Free Crochet Pattern

Rounded Petal Flower Free Crochet Pattern Pointed Petal Flower Pattern Free Crochet Pattern

Rounded or Pointed Petal Flowers

These flowers can be used in lots of ways: sew or glue a clip on the back to make them detachable embellishments for hats, hair, bags, banners and more!

Materials
• Yarn: Examples shown in Lion Brand Cotton-Ease, or other WW4 yarn.
• Hook: H (5 mm)
Sizing: Measurements are approximate, actual subjects vary. This pattern can be made with nearly any weight or type of yarn to your taste! The flowers pictured, with materials suggested, measure approximately 3.5” each.

Pattern Key
• St / Sts: Stitch / Stitches
• Sl St: Slip Stitch
• Ch: Chain
• HDc: Half Double Crochet
• Dc: Double Crochet

Special Techniques
Magic Loop
3Dc Cluster
• Picot: Ch 3, Sl St into first Ch made.

Rounded Petal Flower

Round 1: Form a magic loop, Ch 1 (not a St), [3Dc cluster, Ch 2] 6 times. Sl St to beginning cluster to join. (18 Sts; 6 clusters + 6 Ch 2 spaces)

Round 2: Attach new color into any Ch 2 space around, Ch 1, (3 Dc, Ch 1, Sl St) into same Ch 2 space, [Sl St into following Ch 2 Space, (Ch 1, 3 Dc, Ch 1, Sl st) into the same Ch 2 space] 5 times. Sl St into beginning Ch 1 to join, fasten. (6 round petals formed)

Pointed Petal Flower

Round 1: Form a magic loop, Ch 1 (not a St), [3Dc cluster, Ch 2] 6 times. Sl St to beginning cluster to join. (18 Sts; 6 clusters + 6 Ch 2 spaces)

Round 2: Attach new color into any Ch 2 space around, Ch 1, (2 HDc, Picot, 2 HDc, Ch 1, Sl St) into same Ch 2 space, [Sl St into following Ch 2 Space, (Ch 1, 2 HDc, Picot, 2 HDc, Ch 1, Sl st) into the same Ch 2 space] 5 times. Sl St into beginning Ch 1 to join, fasten. (6 pointed picot petals formed)

Ribbed Headband | Free Crochet Pattern

Ribbed Headband Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca Crochet

Ribbed Headband

Materials
• Yarn: Weight 4, Medium. Examples made with Bernat Super Value.
• Hook: H, or size needed for Specified gauge
• Button, 1”

Sizing
• These measurements are approximate, individual projects may vary.
• Gauge: 13 DC Sts = 4”, 7 DC rows = 4”

1-2 Years = 16.5”
2-5 Years =  17.75”
5-8 Years = 19”
Young Adult = 20.25”
Adult = 21.5”

Pattern Key
• St / Sts: Stitch / Stitches
• Sl St: Slip Stitch
• Ch: Chain
• Sc: Single Crochet
• Dc: Double Crochet
• BLO: Back Loop Only

Note: A photo tutorial is available on the last page for guidance; however, please note that the largest size has been photographed. Please use the tutorial especially for the last row of each pattern to see how the tails are used to fasten the button.

1-2 Years
Row 1: Leave a 6” tail, Ch 55, Sc into second Ch from the hook, Sc into next 4 Sts, Dc into next 44 Sts, Sc into the last 5 Sts. (54 Sts)
Row 2 – 4: Ch 1 (not a St), turn, use BLO for this row, Sc into next 5 Sts, Dc into next 44 Sts, Sc into the last 5 Sts. (54 Sts)
Row 5: Ch 1 (not a St), do not turn work (work on side raw edge), Sl St into each Sc end row (4 Sts), Ch 5, Sl St to connect to opposite end (button hole formed), Sl St loosely across band, leave a 6” tail, fasten.

2 – 5 Years
Row 1: Leave a 6” tail, Ch 59, Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into next 4 Sts, Dc into next 48 Sts, Sc into the last 5 Sts. (58 Sts)
Row 2 – 4: Ch 1 (not a St), turn work, use BLO for this row, Sc into next 5 Sts, Dc into next 48 Sts, Sc into the last 5 Sts. (58 Sts)
Row 5: Ch 1(not a St), do not turn work (work on side raw edge), Sl St into each Sc end row (4 Sts), Ch 5, Sl St to connect to opposite end (button hole formed), Sl St loosely across row 4, leave a 6” tail, fasten.

5 – 8 Years
Row 1: Leave a 6” tail, Ch 63, Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into next 4 Sts, Dc into next 52 Sts, Sc into the last 5 Sts. (62 Sts)
Row 2 – 4: Ch 1 (not a St), turn work, use BLO for this row, Sc into next 5 Sts, Dc into next 52 Sts, Sc into the last 5 Sts. (62 Sts)
Row 5: Ch 1 (not a St), do not turn work (work on side raw edge), Sl St into each Sc end row (4 Sts), Ch 5, Sl St to connect to opposite end (button hole formed), Sl St loosely across row 4, leave a 6” tail, fasten.

Young Adult
Row 1: Leave a 6” tail, Ch 67, Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into next 7 Sts, Dc next 50 Sts, Sc into the last 8 Sts. (66 Sts)
Row 2 – 6: Ch 1 (not a St), turn work, use BLO for this row, Sc into next 8 Sts, Dc into next 50 Sts, Sc into the last 8 Sts. (66 Sts)
Row 7: Ch 1 (not a St), do not turn work (work on side raw edge), Sl St into each Sc end row (6 Sts), Ch 6, Sl St to connect to opposite end (button hole formed), Sl St loosely across row 6, leave a 6” tail, fasten.

Adult
Row 1: Leave a 6” tail, Ch 71, Sc into second Ch from hook, Sc into next 7 Sts, Dc into next 54 Sts, Sc into the last 8 Sts. (70 Sts)
Row 2 – 6: Ch 1 (not a St), turn work, use BLO for this row, Sc into next 8 Sts, Dc into next 54 Sts, Sc into the last 8 Sts. (70 Sts)
Row 7: Ch 1 (not a St), do not turn work (work on side raw edge), Sl St into each Sc end row (6 Sts), Ch 6, Sl St to connect to opposite end (button hole formed), Sl St loosely across row 6, leave a 6” tail, fasten.

8 Modern Ornaments | Free Crochet Pattern

8 Free Modern Crochet Ornaments | Salena Baca Crochet

8 Free Modern Ornaments

Materials
• Yarn: A few yards of yarn. I recommend sturdy cotton (weight 4 shown; Lion Brand Kitchen Cotton).
• Hook: Size that best accompanies selected yarn (H used for examples)

Sizing
• Size is not essential for this project; feel free to play with different yarns for a look you love! Examples measure approximately 2.5” for Small and 3.5” for Large.

Pattern Key
• Color A: Main Color (of choice)
• Color B: Contrasting Color (of choice)
• Ch: Chain
• St / Sts: Stitch / Stitches
• Sc: Single Crochet
• HDc: Half Double Crochet
• Dc: Double Crochet

Special Techniques:

• Sc Spike (Single Crochet Spike): Place Sc St one or more rows beneath the current row (as pictured).
• Magic Loop
• Invisible Join

Large Spike Circle

Large Spiked Crochet Circle | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 Hdc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 Hdc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Sc into each St around, Sl St to join. (20 Sc)
Round 3: Ch 1, *work 2 HDc into the first St, 1 HDc into the following. Complete 10 times from *. Sl St to join, fasten. (30 HDc)
Round 4: (with color B) Ch 1, *Sc into first two Sts, Sc and Sc Spike (2 rows down) into the next. Complete 10 times from *. Invisible join. (30 Sts)

Small Spike Circle

Small Spiked Crochet Circle | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 8 Sc into loop, Sl St to join. (8 Sc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 HDc into each St around, Sl St to join, fasten. (16 Hdc)
Round 3: (with color B) Ch 1, *Sc, Sc and Sc Spike (1 row down) into the next. Complete 8 times from *. Invisible join. (24 Sts)

Large Star

Large Spiked Crochet Star | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 Dc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 Dc)
Round 2: *Ch 5, Sl Sl into the second Ch from hook, HDc into the following, Dc into the next 2, skip one St from round 1, Sl St into the following. Complete 5 times from *, except omit final Sl St for the invisible join method. (5 points formed).
Round 3: (with color B) attach yarn, Sl St into each St from round 2 onto face of motif, fasten with invisible join.

Small Star

Small Spiked Crochet Star | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: *Ch 4, Sl Sl into the second Ch from hook, HDc into the next, Dc into the following, skip one St from round 1, Sl St into the following. Complete 5 times from *, except omit final Sl St for the invisible join method. (5 points formed).
Round 3: (with color B) attach yarn, Sl St into each St from round 2 onto face of motif, fasten with invisible join.

Large Starburst

Large Sunburst Crochet Circle Star | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 Sc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 Sc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 Dc into each St around, fasten with invisible join. (20 Dc)
Round 3: (with color B) *Ch 3, Sl Sl into the second Ch from hook, Dc into the next ch, skip one stitch from round 2, Sl St into the following. Complete 10 times from *, except omit the final Sl St for the invisible join method. (10 points formed)

Small Starburst

Small Sunburst Crochet Circle Star | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc into loop, fasten with invisible join. (12 Dc)
Round 2: (with color B) *Ch 3, Sl Sl into the second Ch from hook, Dc into the following Ch, skip one stich from round 2, Sl St into the following. Complete 6 times from *, except omit the final Sl St for the invisible join method. (6 points formed)

Large Circle

Large Surface Slip Stitch Crochet Circle | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 HDc into each St around, Sl St to join. (20 HDc)
Round 3: Ch 1, *work 2 HDc into the first St, 1 HDc into the following. Complete 10 times from *. Fasten with invisible Join. (30 HDc)
Finishing 1: (with color B) attach yarn onto the face of round 1, loosely Sl St into each St around motif, fasten with invisible join. (10 Sl St)
Finishing 2: (with color B) attach yarn onto the face of round 2, loosely Sl St into each St around motif, fasten with invisible join. (20 Sl St)
Finishing 3: (with color B) attach yarn onto the face of round 3, loosely Sl St into each St around motif, fasten with invisible join. (30 Sl St)

Small Circle

Small Surface Slip Stitch Crochet Circle | Free Crochet Pattern Salena Baca

Round 1: (with color A) Magic Loop, Ch 1 (not a St, now and throughout), work 10 HDc into loop, Sl St to join. (10 HDc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 HDc into each St around. Fasten with invisible join. (20 HDc)
Finishing 1: (with color B) attach yarn onto the face of round 1, loosely Sl St into each St around motif, fasten with invisible join. (10 Sl St)
Finishing 2: (with color B) attach yarn onto the face of round 2, loosely Sl St into each St around motif, fasten with invisible join. (20 Sl St)

 

8 Free Modern Crochet Ornaments | Salena Baca Crochet

8 Free Modern Crochet Ornaments | Salena Baca Crochet

Apple Cap | Free Crochet Pattern

Apple Cap | Free Crochet Pattern

Apple Cap

Materials
• Yarn: Weight 4, Medium yarn. Example made with Bernat Super Value in Cherry Red, Vert Forest and Walnut
• Hook: H, or size needed for Specified gauge

Sizing
• These measurements are approximate, actual subjects may vary.
• Gauge: 12 DC Sts = 4”, 7 Dc rows = 4”

Hat Sizes:
Newborn 12” x 5” long
3-6 Months 14” x 5.5” long
6-12 Months 16” x  6” long

Pattern Key
• St / Sts: Stitch / Stitches
• Sl St: Slip Stitch
• Sp: Space
• Ch: Chain
• Sc: Single Crochet
• HDc: Half Double Crochet
• DC: Double Crochet
• TC: Triple Crochet

Newborn
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (does not count as a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc in ring. Sl St to top of first Dc St to join (now, and to join each round). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 DC in each St around. (24 Dc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc in first St, 2 Dc in next St) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4-8: Ch 1, Dc in each St around. (36 Dc)
Round 9-10: Ch 1, Sc in each St around. Fasten after last round complete. (36 Sc)

3 – 6 Months
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (does not count as a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc in ring. Sl St to top of first Dc St to join (now, and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 DC in each St around. (24 Dc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc in first St, 2 Dc in next St) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Dc in first 5 Sts, 2 Dc in next St) around. (42 Dc)
Round 5-9: Ch 1, Dc in each St around. (42 Dc)
Round 10-11: Ch 1, Sc in each St around. Fasten after last round complete. (42 Sc)

6 – 12 Months
Round 1: Form a Magic Loop, Ch 1 (does not count as a St, now and throughout), work 12 Dc in ring. Sl St to top of first Dc St to join (now, and to join each row). (12 Dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 DC in each St around. (24 Dc)
Round 3: Ch 1, (Dc in first St, 2 Dc in next St) around. (36 Dc)
Round 4: Ch 1, (Dc in first 2 Sts, 2 Dc in next St) around. (48 Dc)
Round 5-10: Ch 1, Dc in each St around. (48 Dc)
Round 11-12: Ch 1, Sc in each St around. Fasten after last round complete (48 Sc)

Stem
Row 1: (leave a 3” tail) Ch 7, Sc into second Ch from hook and each St across. Cut a 3” tail. (6 Sc)

Finishing: Using tails, fasten stem to round 1 of Apple Cap.

Free Crochet Stem Pattern | Salena Baca Crochet

Leaf
Row 1: (Forest yarn, H Hook)Leave a 3” tail, Ch 8,  work the following: Skip 1 St, Sl St, Sc, HDc, Dc, Dc, Tc, 2 Tc, Tc, Ch 3, Sl St to join into last St of row.
Row 2: Turn (work on opposite side of Ch), work the following: Ch 3, Tc, 2 Tc, Tc, Dc, Dc, HDc, Sc, Sl St.
Finishing: Ch 1, Sl St into each St across left side of leaf. When beginning tail is reached, cut a 3” tail and fasten. Using tails, fasten leaf to round 1 of Apple Cap, just beside stem.

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