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Crochet Swirl Hat

Crochet Swirl Hat

This easy crochet swirl beanie  is super easy as all you need to do is crochet a flat rectangle and work some magic with your tapestry needle. The swirl beanie is worked in back loops only to give the hat a ribbed design. This swirl works up super fast and looks cuter with a pompom embellishment

This post contains the written instructions for this swirl in size 0-3 months to help keep your baby warm  and cozy. It’s very beginner friendly and a very easy pattern. The written pdf pattern contains ten sizing options from preemie to large adults. Yes! Every female in the family can get a similar turban! The 0-3 months size is written below.

Read on to find the free crochet pattern below or find the ad-free printable pdf  version on Ravelry, Love Crafts and Etsy.

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Dk weight yarn (2 balls of 100g, 1 for each colour)

Colour A = Blue

Colour B =White

4.5 mm crochet hook

Tapestry needle


Stitch Guide (US Version)

Ch: Chain

Hdc: Half double crochet

BLO: Back loops only

Dc: Double crochet

FPDC: Front Post Double Crochet

BPDC: Back Post Double Crochet

Slst:  Slip stitch

Gauge :

16 stitches/ 8 rows = 10 cm/4 inches in Hdc

Pattern note

  • The hat is worked flat. Chain up for the height and the number of rows is the circumference of the head.
  • Ch 2 or Ch 1 at the beginning of the row does not count as a stitch.
  • When you change colour do not cut the previous yarn.

Pattern instructions

Chain 24

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Row 1: Hdc in the 3rd chain from the hook and in each chain across 22 stitches.

Row 2: Ch 1, turn. Skip first stitch, Hdc in BLO of the next stitch and in each stitch across,  2 Hdc in the BLO of the last stitch, finish the last Hdc with slst of Colour B

Row 3: (With Colour B) Ch 2, turn. 2 Hdc in THE BLO of first stitch, Hdc in BLO of each stitch across, do not work into last stitch.

Row 4: Repeat row 2, finish the last stitch with a slst of Colour A

Row 5: (With Colour A) repeat row 3

Row 6: repeat row 2, finish the last stitch with a slst of Colour B

Keep alternating row 2 and 3 till you get to row 24. Cut yarn and fasten off.

Hat brim

On the neat edge

Row 1: (With Colour A) Ch 2, work 4 Dc evenly into every two rows. You should have a total of 48 Dc. Finish the last Dc with a slst of Colour B

Row 2: (With colour B) Ch 2, turn. Fpdc around the post of the first stitch, Bpdc around the post of the next stitch, keep alternating for the length of the row. Finish the last Fpdc with a slst of Colour A

Row 3: (with Colour A) repeat row 2. Fasten off.


Sew up the back seam, gather the top of the hat and sew.   and add a pompom as an embellishment if you desire.


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