Owl Baby Crochet Hat

Owl Baby Crochet Hat
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Supplies

  • Medium worst weight yarn
  • H-8 Hook
  • Need & thread
  • 2 black buttons

Gauge

4″ across is 14 double crochet stitches

4″ height is 8 rows of double crochets

Size: 6-12 months

Directions

Magic Ring: Chain 2, 9 Double Crochet in magic ring, join to first double crochet, chain 2.
Round 2: 2 double crochet in each around, join to first double crochet, chain 2 (18 double crochet.)
Round 3: 2 double crochet, double crochet in next, repeat around, join, chain 2 (27 double crochet.)
Round 4: 2 double crochet, double crochet in next 2, repeat around, join, chain 2 (36 double crochet.)
Round 5: 2 double crochet, double crochet in next 3, repeat around, join, chain 2 (45 double crochet.)
Round 6: 2 double crochet, double crochet in next 8, repeat around, join, chain 2 (50 double crochet.)
Round 7: double crochet around (50 double crochet.)
Change Color, join and chain 2.

Round 8-11: double crochet around (50 double crochet.)

Do not fasten off, start earflap 1.

Earflap 1

Row 1: Chain 2, half double crochet 10, chain 2, turn.
Row 2: Half double crochet decrease, half double crochet in next 6, half double crochet decrease chain 2, turn.
Row 3: Half double crochet across, chain 2, turn (8 half double crochet.)
Row 4: Half double crochet decrease, half double crochet in next 4, half double crochet decrease, chain 2, turn.
Row 5: Half double crochet across, chain 2, turn (6 half double crochet.)
Row 6: Half double crochet decrease, half double crochet in next 2, half double crochet decrease, chain 2, turn.
Row 7: 2 half double crochet decreases, chain 2, turn.
Row 8: Half double crochet decrease, fasten off leaving long tail.

 

Earflap 2
Leaving 18 stitches along the front.
Row 1: Chain 2, half double crochet 10, chain 2, turn.
Row 2: Half double crochet decrease, half double crochet in next 6, half double crochet decrease, chain 2, turn.
Row 3: Half double crochet across, chain 2, turn (8 half double crochet.)
Row 4: Half double crochet decrease, half double crochet in next 4, half double crochet decrease, chain 2, turn.

Row 5: Half double crochet across, chain 2, turn (6 half double crochet.)
Row 6: Half double crochet decrease, half double crochet in next 2, half double crochet decrease, chain 2, turn.
Row 7: 2 half double crochet decreases, chain 2, turn.
Row 8: Half double crochet decrease, chain 1, turn.
Continue to single stitch around the entire hat. Join to first single stitch and fasten off, leaving long tail.

 

Eyes

Magic Ring: Chain 2.
Round 1: 10 double chain in magic ring, chain 2 (10.)
Round 2: 2 double chain in same stitch and in each stitch around, join, chain 1 (20.)
Round 3: Single crochet in same stitch, 2 single crochet in next,  * single crochet, 2 single crochet in next, repeat. from * around, join to first single crochet, fasten off leaving long tail to sew on (30) After sewing crocheted eyes on, sew button in the center for the eyeballs.

 

Nose

Chain 5.
Slip stitch in 2nd chain from hook, single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet, fasten off leaving long tail to sew on.

Braided Tails
Cut 9 1 yard strands of yarn.
Pass through last space in earflap.

You should now have 18 strands to braid.
Make knot and braid .

Ears
Cut 6 strands of yarn.
Loop through 2 double crochets in the top of the ears.
Knot and trim.

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