Taylor Hat Crochet Pattern by Kristin Omdahl
This beautifully textured hat is suited for men, women or children. The sophisticated design is deceptively simple to make. It is worked in the round from the crown down to the rim with sizes available from newborn through adult. This PDF download pattern includes five sizes, charts, stitch glossary and symbol library.
What you will need:
- 130 (160, 190, 220, 250) yds or 118.9 (146.3, 173.7, 201.1, 228.6m) #3 dk weight yarn
- I/9 (5.5mm) crochet hook
- Yarn needle
Be So Baby Yarn; 142 yds (130m) per 1.75oz (50g); 100% milk (casein) fiber; color Mykonos Blue, 1 (1, 2, 2, 2) balls.
Note: Be So Baby Yarn is discontinued. Here are some suggested yarn substitutions for a suitable DK weight yarn:
Cotton Bamboo Light Yarn: 60% bamboo / 40% cotton; 153 yds (140m) per 100 gm (3.5oz) ball. It comes in 29 colors. The suggested needle size is 3 – 4 mm (US 4 – US 6). I think the drape of this yarn would be comparable to Be So Baby Yarn. It is labeled a #3 DK weight yarn. This yarn retails for $2.25/ball or $8.99 per 4 balls.
Sirdar Snuggly Baby Bamboo DK Yarn: #3 dk weight 80% bamboo / 20% wool; 104 yds per 50 gm ball; needle size US6. I think the drape and weight of this yarn would be comparable to Be So Baby Yarn. It comes in 13 colors retails for $6.75 per ball.
CotLin: #3 Dk weight 70% Tanguis Cotton, 30% Linen; 123 yds per 50gm skein; suggested needle size US 5 – 7. I think the drape and weight of this yarn would be comparable to Be So Baby Yarn. It comes in 44 colors and retails for $4.99 per skein.
Sirdar Snuggly Baby Bamboo DK; #3 Dk weight 80% bamboo / 20% wool; 104 yds per 50gm ball; Suggested needle size US6. I think the drape and weight of this yarn would be comparable to Be So Baby Yarn. It comes in 12 colors and retails for $6.50 per ball.
13 (16, 18, 20, 23) in or 33 (40.6, 45.7, 50.8, 58.4cm) circumference x 6 (7, 7.5, 8.5, 9.5) in or 15.2 (17.8, 19, 21.6, 24.1cm) tall.
Sized to fit newborn (toddler, child, woman, man).
Shown in man’s size.
16 sts / 8 rounds = 4 in (10cm) in blocked offset stitch pattern.
See glossary for chain (ch), double crochet (dc), single crochet (sc), front post double crochet (fpdc) and slip stitch (slst).
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Kristin Omdahl is the best-selling author of dozens of knit and crochet books; designer of almost 1000 knit and crochet patterns; producer of award-winning videos; and curator of gorgeous yarns and products. You can join Kristin LIVE 5 days a week for The Kristin Omdahl Show on YouTube and browse through thousands of tutorial videos there, too. Kristin donates a portion of every sale to help survivors of domestic violence. Learn more about Kristin’s charity, Project Kristin Cares HERE.
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