Easy Crochet Slouchy Hat
FINISHED SIZE: 20.5cmH x 23cmW; fits a 53cm – 58.5cm head circumference
This is a basic, bottom-up beanie-style hat, with a ribbed edge (worked sideways in double crochet through the backloop) and slouchy, uniform body (worked round in half treble crochet).
Constructed as you go, there is very minimal finishing required at the end.
Kit Contents: 2 x 50g balls Merino Soft DK in your choice of colour and pattern PDF
You will also need a 4mm crochet hook and yarn needle to make – not included in kit
GAUGE: 8 hdc and 6 rows = 2” unblocked
NOTE: pattern is written in US terms, we have listed the pattern abbreviations below and where applicable translations to the equivelant term in UK/AUS crochet.
(Sl st) Slip stitch
(ch) Chain stitch
(sc) Single crochet (US) = Double Crochet dc UK/AUS
(hdc) Half double crochet (US) = Half Treble Crochet Htr UK/US
(hdc2tog) Half double crochet two stitches together US = Half Treble two stitches together UK/AUS
(bl) Back loop
(RS) Right side
(WS) Wrong side
About the Yarn
100% Merino Wool DK/8Ply
Merino Soft yarn creates a unique soft and light handle. It has the added benefit of being non shrinkable. Create knitting and crochet designs for all your favourite DK projects – you will fall in love with the softness.
Merino Soft DK beautifully soft and cosy with great stitch definition – great value for such a luxury yarn
50g ball (~125m)
Suits 4.00mm Needles.