Crochet Mesh Slouch Hat

This hat is so easy and fun! It’s cozy, but it’s not too warm, so you can wear it year round. My pattern does use FPDC (front post double crochet) and BPDC (back post double crochet) stitches for the brim, but if you don’t already know those stitches this video is a great tutorial!

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Materials:
• Size 4 Medium Weight Yarn
• Size US J10/6.00 MM and US H8/5.00 MM Crochet Hooks
• Scissors
• Tapestry Needle

 

Note:
Ch-3 at the beg of each rnd counts as first dc.

 

Pattern:

Beg:
• Start with J hook.
• Ch-3 and join to first ch with a sl-st to form a ring.

Round 1:
• Ch-1.
• 5 sc in ring.
• 1 sl-st in top of first st to join rnd.

Round 2:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) twice in top of each st around (10 including beg ch-3).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 3:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) once in next ch sp. *(1 dc, ch-1) twice in next ch sp. (1 dc, ch-1) once in next ch sp. Rep from * around (15).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 4:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 2 ch sps. *(1 dc, ch-1) twice in next ch sp. (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 2 ch sps. Rep from * around (20).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 5:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 3 ch sps. *(1 dc, ch-1) twice in next ch sp. (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 3 ch sps. Rep from * around (25).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 6:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 4 ch sps. *(1 dc, ch-1) twice in next ch sp. (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 4 ch sps. Rep from * around (30).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 7:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 5 ch sps. *(1 dc, ch-1) twice in next ch sp. (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 5 ch sps. Rep from * around (35).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 8:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 6 ch sps. *(1 dc, ch-1) twice in next ch sp. (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 6 ch sps. Rep from * around (40).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 9:
• Ch-3. (1 dc, ch-1) once in same sp.
• (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 7 ch sps. *(1 dc, ch-1) twice in next ch sp. (1 dc, ch-1) once in each of the next 7 ch sps. Rep from * around (45).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd.

Round 10-21:
• Ch-3.
• (1 dc, ch-1) in once each ch sp around (45).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-3 to join rnd. Sl-st once in top of next st.

Round 22: Switch to H hook.
• Ch-2. 2 dc in same sp.
• *1 dc in next ch sp, 2 dc in next ch sp. Rep from * around and work 3 dc in last ch sp (70 including beg ch-2).
• 1 sl-st around beg ch-2 to join rnd.

Round 23:
• Ch-2.
• 1 FPDC down around first st (beg ch-2 from last round). 1 BPDC down around next st (first dc from last round).
• *1 FPDC down around next st, 1 BPDC down around next st. Rep from * around (70).
• 1 sl-st around first FPDC of this round to join.

Round 24-25:
• Ch-2.
• 1 FPDC down around each FPDC and 1 BPDC down around each BPDC (70).
• 1 sl-st around first FPDC to join rnd.

End:
• Cut yarn with scissors and fasten off yarn tail and any other loose ends with tapestry needle.

 

 

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