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Snowball Hat - Free Crochet Pattern

 

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Midnight Snowballs Hat

Designed by Premier Yarns Design Team
Edited by Maggie Weldon

 

Sizes

One Size - Adult M/L

 

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS

Circumference:  20"

Height:  8"

MATERIALS

Deborah Norville Collection® Serenity Chunky Glitter by Premier Yarns® (99% acrylic; 1% metallic; 85g/ 85yds)

  • DN650-06 Moody Midnight (MC) - 1 ball

  • DN650-01 Silver Shine (CC) - 1 ball

 

Premier Yarns® (R) Faux Fun Pom Poms  (80% acrylic; 20% polyester filling)

Hook:  US Size L-11 (8 mm) crochet hook or size to obtain gauge

Notions:  Tapestry needle

 

GAUGE

Snowball = 2½" wide and 2 1/2 " high. ½

Save time, check your gauge.

 

PATTERN NOTES

To change colors: Work st until 2 loops rem on hook, drop working color and with new color, yo and pull through 2 loops on hook.  Continue with new color.

 

STITCH GUIDE

Cluster (cl):  [Insert hook in next st, yo and draw up a lp, yo and pull through 2 lps on hook] specified number of times, yo and pull through all lps on hook.

 

HAT

Brim

With MC, ch 57.

Row 1:  Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in next ch, * sk 3 ch, 7 dc in next ch, sk next 3 ch, sc in each of the next 3 ch; rep from * to last 4 ch, sk next 3 ch, 4 dc in last ch, changing to CC in last st, turn.

Row 2:  With CC, ch 1, sc in each of the next 2 sts, * ch 3, 7-dc cl over next 7 sts, ch 3, sc in each of next 3 sts; rep from * to last 4 sts, ch 3, 4-dc cl over next 4 sts, turn.

Row 3:  Ch 3, 3 dc in 1st st, * sk ch-3 sp, sc in each of next 3 sc, sk ch-3 sp, 7 dc in top of cl; rep from *across, ending with sk ch-3 sp, sc in each of last 2 sc, changing to MC in last st, turn.

Row 4:  Ch 3, sk 1st st, 3-dc cl over next 3 sts, * ch 3, sc in each of next 3 sts, ch 3, 7-dc cl over next 7 sts; rep from * ending with 7-dc cl, ch 3, sc in turning ch.

Fasten off.  

With MC and tapestry needle, sew sides tog to form circle.

 

CROWN

With MC, join with a sl st to any ch used by a cl-st.  

Rnd 1:   Ch 3 (counts as dc throughout), 2 dc in cl, [3 dc in each ch-3 sp, dc in each sc, 3 dc in ch-3 sp,

3 dc top of each cl] around, sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 to join.  

Rnd 2:  Ch 3, dc in each dc around, sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 to join.  

Rnd 3:  Ch 3, *dc2tog, dc in next st; rep from * around, sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 to join.  

Rnd 4:  Ch 3, *dc in next 2 dc, dc2tog; rep from * around, sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 to join.  

Rnd 5:  Ch 3, dc in each dc around, sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 to join.  

Rnd 6:  Ch 3, *dc2tog, dc in next dc; rep from * around, sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 to join.  

Rnd 7:  Ch 3, dc2tog around, sl st in 3rd ch of beg ch-3 to join.  

Fasten off.

 

FINISHING

Cut yarn, leaving a 12" tail for gathering Crown.  Run yarn through the rem loops and draw tightly closing Crown.  

Weave in ends.

 

Attach Faux Fur Pom Pom to top of Crown.

 

Abbreviations

beg beginning

CC contrasting color

ch chain

dc double crochet

dc2tog     double crochet 2 sts together

lp loop

MC main color

rep repeat

rnd round

sc single crochet

sk skip

sl st slip stitch

sp space

sts stitches

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