This baby bonnet pattern is part of my baby set and is suitable for intermediate beginners. For this pattern you will need –
- 4mm Crochet Hook
- DK Cotton Yarn (I used Peter Pan Baby Cotton)
Find the video here, the written pattern is below –
This pattern in written in UK Terms
- st/sts – Stitches
- ch – chain
- dc – double crochet
- htc – half treble crochet
- tc – treble crochet
- ss – slip stitch
Start by making a magic circle or ch 4 and ss into the 1st ch
Round 1 – ch 1, work 10 tc into the magic circle, ss to join (10 st).
Round 2 – ch1, work 2tc into each stitch, ss to join (20 st).
Round 3 – ch1, work 2tc into the first st and 1 tc into the next. Repeat until the end. Ss to join (30 st).
Round 4 – ch1, work 2tc into the first st and 1 tc into the next 2 st. Repeat until the end. Ss to join (40 st).
Round 5 – ch1, work 2tc into the first st and 1 tc into the next 3 st. Repeat until the end. Ss to join (50 st).
Round 6 – ch1, work 1 tc into each st (50st).
Round 7 – ch1, 1htc, *skip 2 st, work 2tc, ch3, ss all into the same stitch*. Repeat *to* 16 times. 1htc into the last st. Turn (50 st)
Round 8 – ch1, 1htc, * work 2tc around the ch3 from the previous round, ch3, ss into the 3rd ch from the previous*. Repeat *to* 16 times. 1htc into the last st. Turn (50 st)
Round 9 – 17 – Repeat round 8. Fasten off and secure your yarn.
Chain 42 then join with a slip stitch to the main part of the bonnet. Work dc’s evenly around the bottom edge of the bonnet. When you reach the opposite edge, ch42, turn, work 1dc into each chain, along the bottom edge of the bonnet and into each of the 42 chains on the opposite side. Fasten off and sew in all your ends.
Congratulations, you have made yourself a baby bonnet!