Dots & Dashes Slouchy Hat

PDF Crochet Pattern

$3.49 USD

This lightweight, soft, slouchy hat is the perfect accessory for chilly autumn days.

Skill Level: Intermediate

PDF Pattern Includes:

  • 6 pages of instructions
  • 39 instructional photos
  • Printer-Friendly Version without photos
  • Sizes Child through Adult

You Will Need:

  • US Size H (5.0 mm) crochet hook 
  • Approx. 130 (145, 155, 170, 180, 195) yds #2 Sport Weight Yarn 
  • Scissors
  • Measuring Tape
  • Yarn Needle or Blunt Tapestry Needle

Instructions and yarn requirements for size Child Small are given outside the parentheses, and instructions and yarn requirements for larger sizes are given inside the parentheses like this: Child Small (Child Medium, Child Large, Adult Small, Adult Medium, Adult Large).


To Fit Head Circumference: 

Child Small: 17” (43.2 cm) 

Child Medium: 18” (45.7 cm) 

Child Large: 19” (48.2 cm) 

Adult Small: 21” (53.3 cm) 

Adult Medium: 22” (55.9 cm) 

Adult Large: 23” (58.4 cm)

This crochet fabric is very stretchy, so the hat is worked with negative ease. This means that the hat, when measured un-stretched, is a bit smaller than the actual head circumference, so it will stretch to comfortably stay on the head.

Finished Hat Circumference (Un-Stretched): 

Child Small: 14 ½” (36.8 cm) 

Child Medium: 15 ½” (39.4 cm) 

Child Large: 16 ¾” (42.5 cm) 

Adult Small: 18” (45.7 cm) 

Adult Medium: 19 ¼” (48.9 cm) 

Adult Large: 20 ½” (52 cm)

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