Knit-Look Crochet Hat

PDF Crochet Pattern & Video Tutorial

$2.49 USD

This beginner-friendly hat is crocheted in a simple stitch that looks like knitting! Made from a rectangle, it’s a quick and easy hat that can be made in LESS THAN 2 HOURS!

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner

Please note that this is a Large-Print, Ad-Free, Printable PDF version of a pattern that can be viewed for free, with ads, on my blog. For the free version, click here. Thanks for supporting YayForYarn!

PDF Pattern Includes:

  • Full Step-by-Step Video Tutorial
  • 10 Sizes (Preemie to Adult Large)
  • 4 pages of instructions
  • 15 instructional photos 
  • Printer-Friendly Version without photos


Instructions and yarn requirements for size Preemie are given outside the parentheses, and instructions and yarn requirements for all larger sizes are given inside the parentheses like this: Preemie (0-6 Months, 6-12 Months, 12-18 Months, Child Small, Child Medium, Child Large, Adult Small, Adult Medium, Adult Large).

Sizes (according to the wearer’s head circumference measurement): 

Preemie: 12” (30.4 cm) circumference 

0-6 Months: 13” (33 cm) circumference 

6-12 Months: 14” (35.5 cm) circumference 

12-18 Months: 16” (40.6 cm) circumference 

Child Small: 17” (43.2 cm) circumference 

Child Medium: 18” (45.7 cm) circumference 

Child Large: 19 ¼” (48.9 cm) circumference 

Adult Small: 21” (53.3 cm) circumference 

Adult Medium: 22” (55.8 cm) circumference 

Adult Large: 23” (58.4 cm) circumference 

Hat is designed with negative ease, meaning the hat is a little smaller than the wearer’s head circumference, so it will stretch to comfortably stay on the head.

You Will Need:

  • Approx. 70 (85, 97, 126, 146, 168, 190, 205, 224, 242) yards of #5 Bulky Weight Yarn 
  • Approx. 12 (13, 14, 17, 20, 23, 26, 28, 29, 30) additional yards of #5 Bulky Weight Yarn for Pom Pom 
  • US Size K (6.5 mm) Crochet Hook 
  • Scissors
  • Measuring Tape
  • Yarn Needle or Blunt Tapestry Needle
  • Pom Pom Maker of your choice (or use a purchased pom pom and omit the yarn required for making the pom pom)

How Do I Access the Pattern?

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