Chunky Half Double Crochet Beanie
You'll need 40-81yds #6 superbulky yarn.
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And a 9mm crochet hook.
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Start with a magic circle.
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Place 8 hdc in mc.
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Pull tail closed, join with a slip stitch to first hdc.
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Rnd 2. Ch 1, in same st place 2 hdc. Keep placing 2 hdc in each st.
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When you have 16 sts, join to the first st with a sl st.
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Rnd 3. Ch 1, hdc in same st, place 2 hdc in the next st.
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Repeat around 1 hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next all the way around. 24 sts Baby (0-6mos) sizes stop increases here.
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Rnd 4. Ch 1, hdc in same st, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next. Rep around: 1 hdc in next 2 sts, 2 hdc in next, join with a sl st. 6-24mos stop inc here
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Rnd 5. Ch 1, hdc in same st, hdc in next 2 sts, place 2 hdc in next st, rep: (hdc in 3 sts, 2 hdc in next) around, join. 2yrs-Teen stop inc here.
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Lg adult will increase 1 more round. Rnd 6. Ch 1, hdc in same st and in each st around, join with a sl st.
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Keep repeating until your hat is tall enough.
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Another quick video of the ending for each round "join with a sl st.”
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On last st before trim to change colors.
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Stop before our last yo, and pull through in the new color. Sl st to first st.
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Ch 1, in same st make a single crochet.
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Work over your tails and sc in each st around.
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After the last sc, sl st to first sc.
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Cut yarn. Turn your hat right side out. Weave in ends.
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