Yarn

Crocheted Bunny Hat

By  Grace Moffatt 

size: 8"x14"

  • Crocheted Bunny Hat

Materials

  • Medium worsted weight yarn, 1 skein each: gray, pink
  • Button, 1”

Tools

  • Crochet hook, size US 1
  • Needles: yarn, sewing

Basic Supplies

  • scissors

Abbreviations

ch: chain
rep: repeat
sc: single crochet
sl st: slipstitch
st(s): stitch(es)

Project Instructions

  • 1. Make slip knot with grey yarn. Place onto crochet hook.
  • 2. Row 1: Ch 50 sts. (To make smaller size, ch 45 sts. To make larger size, ch 55 sts).
  • 3. Row 2: Sl st with end of chain to create loop.
  • 4. Row 3: Sc around loop until your work has height of 2-1/2".
  • 5. Row 4: Sc into 2 sts, sc 6, rep for an entire round.
  • 6. Row 5: Sc round.
  • 7. Row 6: Sc into 2 sts, sc 5, rep for an entire round.
  • 8. Row 7: Sc round.
  • 9. Repeat this sequence of decreasing number of stitches you sc until you have 14 sts left in circle.
  • 10. Row 8: Sc 3 sts into one, rep 2 more times, sc 5 into one, sl st. Tie off and weave in ends.
  • 11. Row 9: Using pink yarn, sc one layer around bottom of hat.
  • 12. Make slip knot with grey yarn and place on hook.
  • 13. Row 1: Ch 20.
  • 14. Row 2: Ch 1 skip 1 st, sc across row.
  • 15. Row 3: Sc 2 into same st, sc across row.
  • 16. Row 4: Ch 1, sc 20, sc 3 times into next st, sc 20.
  • 17. Row 5: Ch 1, skip 1 st, sc 21, sc 3 times into next st, sc 21 sts.
  • 18. Row 6: Ch 1, sc 21 sts, sc 2 into next st, sc 3 into next st, sc 2 into next st, sc 21.
  • 19. Row 7: Ch 1, sc 23, sc 2 into next st, sc 3 into next st, sc 2 into next st, sc 23. Tie off and weave in ends.
  • 20. Rep to create second bunny ear.
  • 21. Row 1: Ch 20.
  • 22. Row 2: Ch 1, skip 1 st, sc across row.
  • 23. Row 3: Sc 2 into same st, sc across row.
  • 24. Row 4: Ch 1, sc 15, sc 3 times into next st, sc across row.
  • 25. Row 5: Ch 1, skip 1 st, sc 16, sc 3 times into next st, sc 16 sts.
  • 26. Row 6: Tie off and weave in ends.
  • 27. Rep to create second inner ear. Sew inner ears on each gray ear. Sew bottom of ears onto top of hat.
  • 28. Make slip knot with pink yarn and place on hook.
  • 29. Row 1: Ch 15, sl st with 1st st at the beginning of chain.
  • 30. Row 2: Sc around circle.
  • 31. Row 3: Sc 2 into same st, sc 3, rep around circle.
  • 32. Row 4: Ch 5, skip 2, sc 1, rep around circle.
  • 33. Row 5: Dc 10 into loop, sl st onto next st, rep around circle.
  • 34. Make slip knot with gray yarn and place on hook.
  • 35. Row 1: Ch 11.
  • 36. Row 2: Sc around circle.
  • 37. Row 3: Ch 3, skip 1, sc next st, rep.
  • 38. Row 4: Dc 7 into loop, sc into next st, rep around circle.
  • 39. Row 5: Tie off and weave in ends.
  • 40. Sew gray flower onto pink flower. Sew layered flower onto hat. Tie off and weave in ends.
  • Note: These measurements are made for an average five-year-old's head, with 15" circumference. Larger and smaller sizes are given in parentheses.