Newborn Berry Hat

Newborn Berry Hat
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Crochet an adorable newborn berry hat using our free crochet pattern. The Stem on top is the best part! This whimsical pretty baby hat will make a sweet accessory to your baby’s outfit or a fabulous baby shower gift for someone special.  Switch up the colors to make a blueberry hat or a raspberry hat. This newborn hat is made to fit a head circumference of 13-14”. To resize the hat the base is a multiple of 4. Have Fun with this pattern!

Difficulty: Intermediate

Materials: Caron Simply Soft: Limelight and Grape, and Size H crochet hook.

Key:
SC = Single Crochet
HDC = Halft Double Crochet
DC = Double Crochet
TR = Treble Crochet
SL = Slip Stitch
SK = Skip
CH = Chain
CC = Change Color
G = Limelight
P = Grape

Instructions:

hat hat
Base(Green):
Ch 56, SL to 1st CH made, Ch 1 turn.
Rnd 1: 56 SC around, SL to 1st SC made, Ch 1 turn.
Rnd 2: *SC, Ch 5, Sk 3 sps, Rep from * around, Sl to 1st Sc made, CC to P, Ch 3, Turn.
Rnd 3: *4 DC in CH 5 sp, Ch 3, Sc in next Ch 5 sp, CH 3, SK to next Ch 5 sp, Rep from * around SL to 1st DC made,  CC to G, CH 1, turn.
Rnd 4: *SC in Ch 3 sp, CH 5, SK SC sp, SC in next  CH 3 sp, Ch 5, Sk 4 DC sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CC to P, Ch 3, turn.
Rnd 5: *SC in CH 5 sp, CH 3, SK SC sp, 4 DC in Ch 5 sp, Ch 3, SK SC sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CC to G, Ch 1, turn.
Rnd 6: * SC in Ch 3 sp, Ch 5, SK 4 DC sp, SC in Ch 3 sp, Ch 5, SK SC sp , Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CC to P, CH 3 turn.
Rnd  7-10 Rep Rnds 3-6.
Rnd 11: * 3 DC in Ch 5 sp, Ch 2, Sk SC SP, SC in Ch 5 sp, Ch 2, rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CC to G, CH 1, turn.
Rnd 12: * SC in Ch 3 sp, CH 4, Sk SC sp, SC in Ch 3 sp, Ch 4, Sk 3 DC sps, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CC to P, Ch 3, turn.
Rnd 13: * Sc in CH 4 sp, CH 1, Sk SC sp, 2 DC in CH 4 sp, Ch 1, SK Sc sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st Sc made, CC to G, Ch 1, turn.
Rnd 14: * SC in Ch 1 sp, Ch 2, Sk 2 DC sp, SC in Ch 1, sp, Ch 2, SK SC sp, Rep from * around, Sl to 1st SC made, CC to P, Ch 3, turn.
Rnd 15: * 2 DC in Ch 2 sp, SK SC sp, DC in Ch 2 sp, SK SC sp, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CC to G, CH 1, turn.
Rnd 16: * SK 1 sp, DC, rep from * around, Tie off leave long tail.
Take tail and weave in and out of Rnd 16, Pull to close tie off and hide string.


stem stem
Leaves and Stems:
Base (green): CH 10, SL to 1st CH made to form ring. CH 1, turn.
Rnd 1: SC 12, SL to 1st sc made, CH 1, turn.
Rnd 2-6: SC 12, SL to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.
Rnd 7: *3 SC, CH 10, working down ch sps (SC, HDC, 2 DC, TR, 2 DC, HDC, SC), SC rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, CH 1, turn.
Rnd 8: *SK 2 sps, SC, HDC, 2 DC, 2 TR in next sp, 2 DC, HDC, 3 SC in next sp (tip of leave), HDC, 2 DC, 2 TR in next sp, 2 DC, HDC, SC, SK 2 sps, SC, Rep from * around, SL to 1st SC made, Tie off, Hide String.

With Darning Needle and green yarn, sew the leaves and stem to the top of the berry hat.

Have Fun with this berry fresh pattern!

 

About The Author

Esther Leavitt is a pattern designer and craft editor for Craftown.com.  About herself she says "Crafts are a way for me to unwind but at the same time keep my hands busy so I don't go crazy."  She is also the owner and proprietor of Crafts by Starlight