40 Minutes Baby Beanie Free Crochet Pattern
This adorable 40 minutes baby beanie free crochet pattern will be perfect for beginners. This free crochet pattern is easy to follow and only takes 40 minutes to make. But the best part is that you don’t need any fancy tools to make it. It includes a pom-pom! This is a wonderful hat that is ideal for last-minute baby shower gifts, or as a simple pattern to crochet for charities.
crown measures 4 inches
height measures 5 inches
- Crochet hook: J 6 millimeters or hook needed to obtain gauge
- Yarn: Bulky # 5 (I used Premier Puzzle in the color “Cat’s Cradle”)
- Pom Pom Maker
- Tapestry needle
- Hot melt adhesive
13 double crochet= 4″ and just over 9 rows= 4″
You are crocheting in the round hat. Each round begins with a crochet chain, and each time you turn, you work a new chain without counting your first stitch.
40 Minutes Baby Beanie Free Crochet Pattern Instructions
Instructions between two asterisks should be repeated for the remainder of the round.
Round 1: magic ring, chain 2, 11 double crochet, join with sl stitches in top of first double crochet 
Round 2: chain 2, 2 double crochet in same stitches, 2 double crochet in each remaining stitches, join 
Round 3: chain 2, 2 double crochet in same stitches, double crochet in next stitches,
2 double crochet in next stitches, double crochet in next stitches , join 
Round 4: chain 2, 2 double crochet in same stitches, double crochet in next 2 stitches, 2 double crochet in next stitch, double crochet in next 2 stitches , join 
Rounds 5– 12: chain 2, double crochet in same stitch, double crochet in each remaining stitch, join 
Round 13: chain 1, single crochet in same stitch, single crochet in each remaining stitch, join, fasten off and weave in ends 
40 Minutes Baby Beanie Pom Pom Instructions
Wind your white yarn firmly and evenly around each set of arches.
After the first set of arches, close them and then wind your yarn around the second set.
Cut the yarn between the pieces of the first arch and between the pieces of the second arch.
We’ve already done a triple/double knot on this rug, but if you want to really tighten it up you should
Use a hot-melt adhesive to place a dab of glue on the center of the pom-pom.
Pull all the threads from your pompom so that they stay in place. Then, cut off any extra strands.
Attach your pom pom to the top of your hat using a tapestry needle.