Hippo Hat – 3 sizes – FREE Crochet Pattern

Description

Sizes

  • 3 – 6 months
  • Toddler
  • Child

 

Materials

  • Worsted Weight Yarn – Red Heart With Love. 4 colors: Purple, Pink, Black and White.
  • Thread. 1 color: Black.
  • 5 mm Crochet hook.
  • 2 Little Black Buttons.

 

Gauge

  • 13 hdc x 9 rows = 4′ ‘ (10 cm)

 

HATS

Hat: 3-6 months

· Start: With Purple yarn create a Magic Ring with 2 ch (count as first dc), 9 hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch.
· 1 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in the same st, 2 hdc in next 9 hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (20 sts).
· 2 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc * repeat 8 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (30 sts).
· 3 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next 2 hdc, 2 hdd in next hdc * repeat 8 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (40 sts).
· 4 to 13 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in each hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (40 sts, 10 rounds in total).
Fasten off.

Hat: Toddler

· Start: With Purple yarn create a Magic Ring with 2 ch (count as first dc), 9 hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch.
· 1 round:
2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in the same st, 2 hdc in next 9 hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (20 sts).
· 2 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc * repeat 8 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (30 sts).
· 3 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next 2 hdc, 2 hdd in next hdc * repeat 8 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (40 sts).
· 4 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in next 8 hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next 9 hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc * repeat 2 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (44 sts).
· 5 to 14 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in each hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (44 sts, 10 rounds in total).
Fasten off.

 

Hat: Child

· Start: With Purple yarn create a Magic Ring with 2 ch (count as first dc), 9 hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch.
· 1 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in the same st, 2 hdc in next 9 hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (20 sts).
· 2 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc * repeat 8 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (30 sts).
· 3 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in next hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next 2 hdc, 2 hdd in next hdc * repeat 8 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (40 sts).
· 4 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in next 2 hdc, 2 hdc in next hdc, * 1 hdc in next 3 hdc, 2 hdd in next hdc * repeat 8 more times. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (50 sts).
· 5 to 16 round: 2 ch (count as first dc), 1 hdc in each hdc. Join with 1 sl st in top ch. (50 sts, 12 rounds in total).
Fasten off.

Chart: Hats (All sizes)

Each round/row has a different color.

One and Two Company - Hippo Hat - 3 sizes - FREE Crochet Pattern Chart

One and Two Company - Symbols Chart

PARTS (3-6 months & Toddler)

Snout: 3-6 months & Toddler

· Start: With Pink yarn do 11 ch.
· 1 round: 3 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in next 6 ch, 7 dc in next ch, working now in the opposite side of the foundation ch, 1 dc in next 6 ch, 3 dc in next ch, join with 1 sl st in next ch (first st of this round) (25 sts).
· 2 round: 3 ch (count as 1st dc) and 1 dc in the same st, 2 dc in next 3 dc, 1 dc in next 6 dc, 2 dc in next 7 dc, 1 dc in next 6 dc, 2 dc in next 3 dc, 1 sl st in next top ch (40 sts).

· To make the nose, with Black yarn, do two stitches on the right and left side of the snout. Fasten off.

 

Eye: 3-6 months & Toddler

· Start: With White yarn create a Magic Ring with 2 sc, 1 hdc, 2 sc and 1 hdc. Join the Magic Ring with 1 sl st.

· With Black thread, sew a black button on the eye, near the edge. Repeat this process with the other eye spot. Fasten off.

 

Ear (x2): 3-6 months & Toddler

· Start: With Purple yarn create a Magic Ring with 6 sc.
· 1 round: 2 sc in each sc (12 sts).
· 2 round: 1 sc in each sc (12 sts).

· You must bend the ear a little, at the bottom and make several stitches to secure it.

 

Bow: 3-6 months & Toddler

· Start: With Pink yarn do 11 ch.
· 1 round: 3 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in next 6 ch, 7 dc in next ch, working now in the opposite side of the foundation ch, 1 dc in next 6 ch, 3 dc in next ch, join with 1 sl st in next ch (first st of this round) (25 sts).

· To finish the bow, with Pink yarn, pass a yarn around the center several times and fasten off.

 

Finishing the Hat

· With Pink yarn sew the snout to the hat. Place it centered, at the bottom edge of the hat.

· With White yarn, sew the eyes on the snout. Place them centered on the upper edge. For your reference the eyes have a distance of 1 st between them.

· Now sew the ears on the hat. Place them centered, in round 4th. For your reference the ears have a distance of 8 sts between them. Fasten off.

· Then, sew the bow at the base of the left ear. Fasten off.

Chart: Parts (3-6 months & Toddler)

Each round/row has a different color.

One and Two Company - Hippo Hat - 3 sizes - FREE Crochet Pattern Chart

One and Two Company - Symbols Chart

PARTS (Child)

Snout: Child

· Start: With Pink yarn do 13 ch.
· 1 round: 2 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in next 8 ch, 6 dc in next ch, working now in the opposite side of the foundation ch, 1 dc in next 8 ch, 3 dc in next ch, join with 1 sl st in next ch (first st of this round) (27 sts).
· 2 round: 3 ch (count as 1st dc) and 1 dc in the same st, 2 dc in next 2 dc, 1 dc in next 8 dc, 2 dc in next 6 dc, 1 dc in next 8 dc, 2 dc in next 3 dc, 1 sl st in next top ch (40 sts).
· 3 round: 2 ch (count as 1st hdc) and 1 hdc in the same st, * 1 hdc in next dc, 2 hdc in next dc * repeat one more time. 1 hdc in next 9 dc, * 1 hdc in next dc, 2 hdc in next dc * repeat 5 more times, 1 hdc in next 8 dc, * 2 hdc in next dc, 1 hdc in next dc * repeat 2 more times, 1 sl st in next top ch (52 sts).

· To make the nose, with Black yarn, do two stitches on the right and left side of the snout. Fasten off.

 

Eye: Child

· Start: With White yarn create a Magic Ring with 2 ch, 3 hdc, 1 dc, 4 hdc and 1 dc. Join the Magic Ring with 1 sl st.

· With Black thread, sew a black button on the eye, near the edge. Repeat this process with the other eye spot. Fasten off.

 

Ear (x2): Child

· Start: With Purple yarn create a Magic Ring with 6 sc.
· 1 round: 2 sc in each sc (12 sts).
· 2 round: * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc * repeat 5 more times (18 sts).
· 3 round: 1 sc in each sc (18 sts).

· You must bend the ear a little, at the bottom and make several stitches to secure it.

 

Bow: Child

· Start: With Pink yarn do 11 ch.
· 1 round: 2 dc in 4th ch from hook, 1 dc in next 8 ch, 6 dc in next ch, working now in the opposite side of the foundation ch, 1 dc in next 8 ch, 3 dc in next ch, join with 1 sl st in next ch (first st of this round) (27 sts).

· To finish the bow, with Pink yarn, pass a yarn around the center several times and fasten off.

 

Finishing the Hat

· With Pink yarn sew the snout to the hat. Place it centered, at the bottom edge of the hat.

· With White yarn, sew the eyes on the snout. Place them centered on the upper edge. For your reference the eyes have a distance of 1 st between them.

· Now sew the ears on the hat. Place them centered, in round 4th. For your reference the ears have a distance of 8 sts between them. Fasten off.

· Then, sew the bow at the base of the left ear. Fasten off.

Chart: Parts (Child)

Each round/row has a different color.

One and Two Company - Hippo Hat - 3 sizes - FREE Crochet Pattern Chart

One and Two Company - Symbols Chart

Images

One and Two Company - Hippo Hat - 3 sizes - FREE Crochet PatternOne and Two Company - Hippo Hat - 3 sizes - FREE Crochet Pattern