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Crochet Monster Hat – Free Crochet Pattern

The autumn is my most favorite season of all, it’s when the conkers fall, the leaves fall and of course a time for crochet hats and Halloween. I made this crochet cute Monster hat for my son and will add different sizes for you to chose from. Happy Hooking!

This pattern is in us stitches because that’s how I learned.

What You Will Need:

  • DK wool in any colours you like (I used navy blue and apple green for trim, hair, and eye)
  • 5.5mm hook
  • needle for sewing in the ends

Crochet Monster Hat Pattern:

1 to 2 Years:

R1: ch 3; 10 dc in the 3rd chain from the hook; sl st to the 1st dc to join.
R2: ch 2, 2 dc in each st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join.
R3: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in the next st) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join.
R4: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 2 sts) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join.
R5: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 3 sts) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join.
R6: ch 2, 1 dc in each st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join.
R7-R12: repeat R6

Change Colour:
R13: 1 sc in each st around, finish off and sew in the ends.

3-5 Years:

R1: ch 3; 10 dc in the 3rd chain from the hook; sl st to the 1st dc to join
R2: ch 2, 2 dc in each st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R3: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in the next st) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R4: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 2 sts) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R5: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 3 sts) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R6: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 4 sts) X4, 1 dc in each remaining st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R7: ch 2, 1 dc in each st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R8-R12: repeat R7

Change Colour:
R13: 1 sc in each st around, finish off and sew in the ends.

6-10 Years:

R1: ch 3; 10 dc in the 3rd chain from the hook; sl st to the 1st dc to join
R2: ch 2, 2 dc in each st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R3: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in the next st) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R4: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 2 sts) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R5: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 3 sts) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R6: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in each of the next 4 sts) X7, 1 dc in each remaining st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join
R7: ch 2, 1 dc in each st around, sl st to the 1st dc of the round to join
R8-R13: repeat R7

Change Colour:
R14: 1 sc in each st around, finish off and sew in the ends.

Hair

Simply put your 2 colours together and wind around your hand about 30 times (you can do more if you like).

Slip it off your hand then tie a piece of wool around the bottom. (Like an off center pom pom)

Snip the larger ends, ends then sew it onto your hat.

Eye:

Using Black wool:
R1: ch 3; 10 dc in the 3rd chain from the hook; sl st to the 1st dc to join

Change to whatever colour you would like the eye to be:
R2: ch 2, 2 dc in each st around, sl st to the 1st dc to join

Change to white:
R3: ch 2, (2 dc in the first st, 1 dc in the next st) X10, sl st to the 1st dc to join

Sew in the ends and sew the eye to your hat and you are done. The perfect hat for the build up to Halloween. Hope you enjoyed this pattern for my Crochet monster hat.

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