This Newborn Sailor Hat is can be for a girl or boy! It is also one of the most adorable outfits for the beach with your little one.
12″ circumference (yarn should stretch)
4 3/4″ long from top of the hat
*These are our finished measurements. If yours don't fit within these measurement, please check your gauge.
Worsted weight yarn (4-medium)
- Dark blue
I-9 (5.50mm) crochet hook
Yarn needle, to weave ends
6 dc stitches x 3 rows is 2″
*Change the hook size to obtain the gauge.
- (11 sts) means how many stitches you should have at the end of the row. That count does NOT include the chain.
*This pattern is written in American Crochet Terms.
Starting with white yarn,
Round 1: ch 3, 11 dc in 3rd ch from hook, join in first dc of round (11 sts)
Round 2: ch 2, 2 dc in each st around, join (22 sts)
Round 3: ch 2, 2 dc in first st, dc in next st, *2 dc in next st, dc in next st* repeat * to * around, join in first dc of round (33 sts)
Round 4: ch 2, 2 dc in first st, dc in next 8 sts, 2 dc in next st, dc in next 8 sts* repeat * to * 1 more time around, 2 dc in next st, dc in next 5 sts, join in first dc of round (37 sts)
Rounds 5-10: ch 2, dc in each st around, join in first dc of round (37 sts)
Cut yarn and change to blue yarn.
Round 11: ch 1, sc in each st around, join in first sc of round, cut yarn, fasten off, weave ends (37 sts)
- Using this bow pattern with red yarn and an I hook
- Fold up bottom of hat at least 3 rounds, attach the bow to the right side, right below the blue round
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