crochet for children, crochet patterns, Hats, Uncategorized

Slouchy Hat Crochet Pattern: Lucien Hat

Slouchy hat crochet pattern by April Garwood of Banana Moon Studio

 

Slouchy hat crochet pattern!

This is Lucien Hat. It is a slouchy hat at heart. A little silly and fun, with colorful stripes. The bottom edge can be folded up, however, in order to give it a more fitted look.

Slouchy hat crochet pattern by April Garwood of Banana Moon Studio

Some of the links below are affiliate links for Amazon. If you click on one, and then make a purchase, I will earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Thank you for supporting my business!

 

All about this new slouchy hat crochet pattern:

The yarn used in this pattern is Cascade Yarns Longwood Sport (the solid white), and Cascade Yarns Longwood Sport Stripe (the color). The great thing about using the striping colorway, is that the color changes nicely as you come down the hat. The two yarns are worked in a spiral from the top down, so there is no joining and turning, and no fastening off of colors, or making floats on the wrong side of the hat. Pretty clever of me to design it that way, huh?! (wink, wink).

Slouchy hat crochet pattern by April Garwood of Banana Moon Studio

 

I decided to top this hat with a chunky tassel, and I love how the striping yarn made the tassel look, it’s multi-colored.

 

Slouchy hat crochet pattern by April Garwood of Banana Moon Studio

 

I’ve written the pattern in two sizes: 14 and 17 1/2 inches (35.5 and 44.5 cm). It’s very stretchy! I was able to wear the 17 1/2 inch (44.5 cm) size myself, and my head circumference is 22 1/2 inches (57 cm)! So, you can choose a size that is up to 5 inches (13 cm) smaller around than the wearer’s head circumference. If you still want a larger size, it will be easy to add in a few more increases in round 4 of the pattern instructions.

 

Slouchy hat crochet pattern by April Garwood of Banana Moon Studio

 

This great pattern is available on RavelryEtsy, and LoveCrochet.

I’ve made a tutorial video for this hat pattern, so that you can learn how to start a spiral. It can be a little tricky, because you don’t join and turn rounds the way we crocheters are used to. If you’ve never crocheted in a spiral before, I suggest you check out my tutorial. See it here!

Looking for other crochet hat patterns? Look here:

Never miss a new pattern from Banana Moon Studio!

Subscribe to my newsletter! You get two free patterns right away, and a newsletter with my latest patterns and tutorials. Each newsletter also includes a coupon code for 50% off that month’s featured pattern!

67e89-subscribe2bad

As always I’d also love for you to follow me on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest. I hope to see you around!

Happy stitching!

April

hats ad

 

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s