With this free crochet pattern you may make a very attractive slouchy hat. Multicolored yarn makes this Variegated Slouchy Hat look attractive, stylish, and extremely charming.

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Small/Medium – 21.5” around, 9.5” tall;
Large – 24.0” around, 11.0” tall;

Hobby Lobby I Love This Wool! Ombre (93% Wool, 7% Nylon 3oz/85g; 186 yds/170 m);
Worsted weight; medium
(320 Pastels Pinks) –   approx. 210 – 260 yds;
or any worsted weight multicolored yarn;

Suggested yarn:
Lion Brand Landscapes Yarn

Sugar ‘n Cream Yarn,  Patons Classic Wool Worsted
Hobby Lobby I Love This Cotton Yarn,  Red Heart Super Saver Yarn


I/9 (5.5 mm) crochet hook, OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE.



14 sc and 18 rows to 4”/10 cm

Note: Be sure to check your gauge before starting to crochet. If the gauge is larger, change to a smaller hook size, or work tightly. If it is smaller, change to a larger hook size, or work loosely.



  1. Instructions are written for the smallest size with changes for larger sizes given in parentheses. When only one number is given, it applies to all sizes.
  2. A hat is worked in continuous rounds from top to bottom.
  3. For ease in working, circle all numbers pertaining to size you’re making.
  4. To avoid mistake(s), count stitches in each round, or row when finished.


Notes: Work in continuous rounds without joining. Place a marker in first st of first rnd and move up each rnd.

Rnd 1: With smaller hook, ch 2, 6 sc in second ch from hook – 6 sts.

Rnd 2:  2 sc in each st around – 12 sts.

Rnd 3:  2 sc in each st around – 24 sts.

Rnd 4:  *Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st; rep from * around – 36 sts.

Rnd 5:  Sc in each st around – 36 sts.

Rnd 6:  *Sc in each of next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around – 48 sts.

Rnd 7:  Sc in each st around – 48 sts.

Rnd 8:  *Sc in each of next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around – 60 sts.

Rnd 9:  Sc in each st around – 60 sts.

Rnd 10:  *Sc in each of next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around – 72 sts.

For size Adult only

Rnd 11:  *Sc in each of next 7 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around – 81 sts.

For All sizes

Next Rnd:  Sc in each sc around – 72 (81) sts.

Rep last rnd until hat measures 8.75” (10.25”) from beg;


Rnds 1- 2:  BPsc around post of each st around – 72 (81) sts.

Rnd 3:  BPsc around post of each st around; join with sl st to next BPsc – 72 (81) sts.

Fasten off. Secure yarn to WS.


approx – approximately;  beg – beginning; BPsc – Back Post single crochet; ch – chain; dc – double crochet;   lp(s) – loop(s); MC – main color; rem – remain/remaining; rep – repeat;  Rnd(s)- round(s); RS – right side; sc – single crochet;   sl st – slip stitch; sp – space(s); st(s) – stitch(es); WS – wrong side;  yo – yarn over;  * – repeat the instructions following the single asterisk as directed;  “ – inches

You may get the PDF pattern here 

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