We’re coming in hot with this pom pom hat pattern you would surely adore! Why not? It keeps your little one warm and adds an extra dash of cuteness to their get up. Try this pattern now or get the ad-free printable PDF pattern here.
With cold weather on its way, you’re probably crocheting up a storm. To keep those little ones you love warm this season, add the Baby Pom Pom Crochet Hat Pattern to your list of projects. This baby hat is the perfect gift to keep tiny ears warm and protected this season. It’s a great crochet pattern for baby boys and girls alike.
The crochet baby hat is created using the detailed puff stitch and the crochet hat pattern will teach you to create decorative poms to finish this project.
As a perfect pair to these special stitches, this bonnet is made using Cascade Superwash Merino Yarn. It’s ideal for projects that will be exposed to outdoor conditions.
Don’t forget to check out the matching Pom Pom Crochet Slippers pattern here too.
Baby Pom Pom Hat Crochet Pattern
Skill Level: Easy
– US size J/10 (6 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
• Yarn: Worsted weight yarn
– 100 yards off white (or color of choice)
– 50 yards yellow (or color of choice)
– Sharp Scissors
– Yarn Needle
8 inches tall, 9.5 inches deep at the bottom,
7 inches deep at the top.
7 dc x 9 rows = 4 inches
|sl st||Slip stitch|
Puff stitch (puff): [Yo, insert hook into indicated st or sp, pull up a loop] 5 times, yo and pull through all 11 loops on hook, ch 1 to close. When working back into a puff stitch, work into the top of the puff and skip the ch-1.
With off-white, ch 50.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. (49 sc)
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in first st, [puff in next st, sc in next st] across. (25 sc, 24 puffs)
Row 3: Ch 3 (counts as dc), turn, dc in next st and in each st across. (49 dc)
Rows 4-5: Ch 2 (does not count as a st), turn, sk first st, dc in next st and in each st across to last 2 sts, dc2tog in last 2 sts. (45 dc)
Rows 6-13: Repeat rows 2-5 twice. (37 dc)
Row 14: Repeat row 2
Rows 15 & 16: Repeat rows 4-5. (33 dc)
Row 17: Ch 2 (does not count as a st), turn, sk first st, dc in next st, dc2tog in next 2 sts, dc in each st across to last 4 sts, dc2tog twice. (29 dc)
Fold work in half widthwise, with right sides facing. Row 17 should fold to become the top of the hat. Whipstitch the two layers together across the top. Turn hat right side out.
With RS facing and working into the bottom of the foundation chain (bottom of row 1) ch 25, sc in each of first 4 sts, (2 sc in next st, sc in each of next 4 sts) across, ch 25. (58 sc, 2 cords of 25 chs each).
(Make 3 with yellow)
Slide an 8-inch length of yarn between 2 fingers (this is the tie). Wrap yarn around those two fingers about 120 times. Pull up the ends of the tie and knot it tightly around the wraps. Slide off your fingers.
Tie another knot tightly around the pom pom. Weave each end of the tie through the center of the pom pom several times. Trim the pom pom to a full, round shape.
Sew one pom pom to the end of each cord,
Sew remaining pom pom to the top back corner of the hat.
Weave in all ends.
The Baby Pom Pom Crochet Hat Pattern is a quick and easy project. After you’ve made this bonnet, you won’t have to worry about your little ones getting cold this season. With this adorable baby hat, they will be cozy and warm everywhere they go. It’s the next best thing to a hug from you!
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