1920's Great Gatsby Inspired Cloche Hat Crochet Pattern

Who here loves the Great Gatsby?... -raises hand in air- "I do, I do!"
There's something about the dazzling decor, glamorous dresses and endless drama that never ceases to entertain me and my love for all things vintage! 
Recently I've seen dozens of Gatsby inspired parties and outfits, so I thought it would be fun to create a hat inspired by that wonderful era!


What You'll Need
6.00mm Crochet Hook
125g Bulky Yarn {12ply} -  I used Moda Vera Elenna
Scissors
Tapestry/Wool Needle

Finished Size 
Fits 13 Years & Up



~ Note ~
{Chains at the start of a round count as the first Half Double Crochet of that round}

Round 1~ Taking your 6.00mm crochet hook and bulky yarn, start of by making a Slip Knot, then crochet 3 Chains. Crochet 7 Half Double Crochets into the first chain you made. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 3. You should have 8 half double crochets now.
Round 2~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. Crochet 2 Half Double Crochets into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 16 half double crochets now.
Round 3~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. *Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet. Then crochet 2 Half Double Crochets in the next stitch. Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 24 half double crochets now.
Round 4~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. *Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next 2 stitches. Then crochet 2 Half Double Crochets in the next stitch. Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 32 half double crochets now.
Round 5~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. *Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next 3 stitches. Then crochet 2 Half Double Crochets in the next stitch. Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 40 half double crochets now.
Round 6~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. *Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next 4 stitches. Then crochet 2 Half Double Crochets in the next stitch. Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 48 half double crochets now.
Round 7~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. *Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next 5 stitches. Then crochet 2 Half Double Crochets in the next stitch. Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 56 half double crochets now.
Round 8 - 17~ Chain 2. Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2.

Attach yarn to the last stitch of round 17. {Note: You'll want to crochet rounds 18 - 21 from the inside of the hat, not the outside.}
Round 18~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. *Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next 6 stitches. Then crochet 2 Half Double Crochets in the next stitch. Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 64 half double crochets now.
Round 19~ Chain 2, then crochet a Half Double Crochet into the same stitch. *Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next 7 stitches. Then crochet 2 Half Double Crochets in the next stitch. Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 72 half double crochets now.
Round 20~ Chain 2. Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2.
Round 21~ Chain 1. Crochet 1 Single Crochet into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into chain 1. Fasten off, and weave in loose ends.


Hope you all enjoyed this pattern for a fashionable flapper hat!
If you did crochet this, please post a photo of your creation onto my Facebook Page.
I'd love to see it!
 Have a lovely day crocheting,



Newborn Pumpkin Hat Crochet Pattern

Whether you celebrate Halloween, Thanksgiving or both, this little pumpkin hat would look adorable on any tiny newborn!



What You'll Need
5.00mm Crochet Hook
60g DK Yarn {8ply} 
Tapestry/Wool Needle
Scissors

Finished Size
Newborn, 0 - 3 Months Old
{Head Circumference 13.5 inches, 34cm. Hat Height 5.5 inches, 14cm}

Colours
{This is the list of colours I used}
Burnt Orange
Moss Green


Taking your 5.00mm crochet hook and burnt orange DK yarn, start of by making a Slip Knot, then crochet 26 Chains.
Row 1~ Chain 2. Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the fourth chain from your hook. Then crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next 21 chains. Crochet 1 Single Crochet into the next 3 chains. You should have 26 stitches now.
Row 2~ Chain 1. Crochet 1 Single Crochet into the back loop of the next 2 stitches. Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the back loop of the next 23 stitches.
Row 3~ Chain 2. Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the back loop of the next 22 stitches. Crochet 1 Single Crochet into the back loop of the next 3 stitches.
Row 4 - 32~ Repeat rows 2 - 3.
Join both ends together, by slip stitching them together down the entire length of the hat. {Note: The top of the hat will be the end consisting of single crochets.}
Fasten off, and weave in loose ends.
Now flip up the brim of the hat 1 inch.


~ Stem ~

Round 1~ Start of by attaching your moss green yarn to the top of the hat. Crochet 20 Single Crochets all around, making sure to evenly space your stitches. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 1.
Round 2~ Chain 1. Crochet 10 Single Crochet Decreases all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 1. You should have 10 single crochets now.
Round 3Chain 1. Crochet 5 Single Crochet Decreases all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 1. You should have 5 single crochets now.
Round 4 - 8~ Chain 1. Crochet 1 Single Crochet into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 1.
Fasten off, then sew the top of the stem closed before weaving in any loose ends.


Leaf
Taking your 5.00mm crochet hook and moss green DK yarn, start of by making a Slip Knot, then crochet 5 Chains.
Crochet 1 Single Crochet into the second chain from your hook. Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next stitch. Crochet 1 Double Crochet into the next stitch. Crochet 2 Half Double Crochets into the last stitch. Chain 2. {Note: You are now going to be working on the opposite side of foundation chain.} Crochet 2 Half Double Crochets into the first stitch. Crochet 1 Double Crochet into the next stitch. Crochet 1 Half Double Crochet into the next stitch. Crochet 1 Single Crochet into the last stitch. Chain 2, then Slip Stitch into the fifth chain you made at the start of the leaf.
Fasten off, and weave in loose ends.
Taking your tapestry needle, sew the leaf to the top of the hat, next to the stem.

Vine
Taking your 5.00mm crochet hook and moss green DK yarn, start of by making a Slip Knot, then crochet 12 Chains.
Crochet 2 Single Crochets into the second chain from your hook. Crochet 2 Single Crochets into every chain across.
Fastenn off, and weave in loose ends.
Taking your tapestry needle, sew the vine to the top of the hat, next to the stem.


Hope you all enjoyed this pattern, I'm sure your little pumpkin will be the cutest in the patch!
If you did crochet this, please post a photo of your creation onto my Facebook Page.
I'd love to see it!
Have a lovely day crocheting,




10 Free Halloween Baby Costume Crochet Patterns

Despite the fact that we don't really celebrate Halloween here in Australia, I still thought it would be fun to create a little round-up consisting of crochetable baby hats that would be perfect for a quick and easy costume!



Newborn, 0 - 3 Months Old


Newborn to Adult Sizes Available


Newborn, 0 - 3 Months Old


Newborn to Adult Sizes Available


 Baby Chick Hat
Newborn to 1 Year Available


Newborn, 0 - 3 Months Old


3 - 6 Months Old




Newborn to Adult Sizes Available


0 - 3 Months Old

It's amazing how creative these crocheters are, isn't it?  
I'm especially loving that adorable Hippo hat!
Which one's your favourite? 
I hope all of you enjoyed this little round-up of crochet-able costumes!