Newborn Raspberry Hat Crochet Pattern

Raspberry's add a certain sweetness to life, and so do tiny newborns, which is why I decided to create this fruity little hat below!



What You'll Need
5.00mm Crochet Hook
50g DK Yarn {8ply}
Scissors
Tapestry/Wool Needle

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}
Dusty Pink
Moss Green


Round 1~ Taking your 5.00mm crochet hook and dusty pink DK yarn, start of by making a Slip Knot, then crochet 3 Chains. Crochet 6 Puff Stitches into the first chain you made. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 3. You should have 6 puff stitches now.
Round 2~ Chain 2. Crochet 2 Puff Stitches into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 12 puff stitches now. 
Round 3~ Chain 2. *Crochet 2 Puff Stitches into the next stitch. Then crochet 1 Puff Stitch in the next stitch.  Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 18 puff stitches now.
Round 4~ Chain 2. *Crochet 2 Puff Stitches into the next stitch. Then crochet 1 Puff Stitch into the next 2 stitches.  Repeat from the * all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 24 puff stitches now.
Round 5 - 12~ Chain 2. Crochet 1 Puff Stitch into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2.   
Round 13~Chain 1. Crochet 48 Single Crochets all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 1.
Fasten off, and weave in loose ends.


~ Stem & Leaves ~

Stem
Round 1~ Taking your 5.00mm crochet hook and moss green DK yarn, start of by making a Slip Knot, then crochet 2 Chains. Crochet 4 Single Crochets into the first chain you made. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 2. You should have 5 single crochets now.
Round 2 - 5~ Chain 1. Crochet 1 Single Crochet into every stitch all around. Slip Stitch into the top of chain 1.
Fasten off, and weave in loose ends.
Taking your tapestry needle, sew the stem onto the top of the hat, right in the middle.

Leaves
Taking your 5.00mm crochet hook and moss green DK yarn, start of by making a Slip Knot, then crochet 9 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 1 Triple Crochet into the next 2 stitches. 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 Half Double Crochet into the next stitch. Crochet 1 Double Crochet into the next stitch. Crochet 1 Triple Crochet into the next 2 stitches. 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 ninth chain you made at the start of the leaf.
Fasten off, and weave in loose ends.
You'll want to create 3 leaves.
Taking your tapestry needle, sew the leaves to the top of the hat, around the stem.


Hope you all enjoyed this fruity pattern!
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,


Chic Cowl Crochet Pattern

Recently I've been so inspired by the cooler weather that I actually designed this chic cowl below, making it the perfect accessory to wear while on a chilly stroll through the park.

So to share my excitement with the world, I've decided to give away 10 free patterns of this chic chunky cowl from my Etsy shop.

You can find the pattern HERE!  



What You'll Need
7.00mm Crochet Hook
250g Bulky Yarn {12ply} - I used Lincraft Veronica
2 Wooden Buttons {1.5 inches x 1.5 inches}
Scissors
Tapestry/Wool Needle

Finished Size 
Fits 13 Years & Up
Width: 14"
Circumference: 28"



If you'd like the chance to win 1 of these 10 patterns, all you need to do is follow the prompts in the rafflecopter widget below and you'll be entered to win!
{If you are reading this in your email, please click over to enter.}

There are no age or country restrictions, ANYONE can enter. 
Good luck everyone, the giveaway closes Friday October 24th at 12:00am AEST.





10 Free "Frozen" Inspired Crochet Patterns

Since I've gotten so many requests over the past few months for Frozen inspired patterns, I decided to create an Elsa, Anna and Olaf hat.
However if like me, you're still keen for even more icy crochet patterns, this roundup might just be for you!



4 to 10 Years Available




6 to 12 Months Available


4 to 10 Years Available


Newborn to 3 Months Available


Newborn to Adult Sizes Available


Pattern In English & Spanish


4 to 10 Years Available


Newborn to Adult Sizes Available


4 to 6 Months Available


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