Crochet Beginner Waffle Hat / Written Pattern Incl.

If you are looking for a new beanie for the winter, you are in the right place. All you need is a crochet hook and one ball of yarn. This waffle stitch beanie  will be your favorite! It’s pretty easy and quick piece. I hope you enjoy..

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  • Red Heart – Hygge (bulky, size 5)

6 mm Crochet Hook

Yarn Needle



Ch = Chain

St(s) = Stitch(es)

Sl St = Slip Stitch

DC = Double Crochet

FpDC = Front Post Double Crochet

BpDC = Back Post Double Crochet

DC2tog = Double Crochet Two Together

FpDC2tog = Front Post Double Crochet Two Together


*Directions are for an adult size.

*US crochet terms are used in this pattern.

*’DC 2′ means DC into the next 2 stitches.

*The turning chain ch 2 does NOT count as a DC.

*Instructions between two asterisks (*) should be repeated for the remainder of the row.

FOUNDATION CHAIN: Multiples of 3. In this case Ch 60. Sl st to the 1st Ch. (make sure that the chain base is not twisted)

ROW 1: Ch 2, turn your chain base and work in back loops, DC in first ch and each ch to end, sl st in top of first DC. You should have 60 DC in total.

ROW 2: Ch 2,*FpDC, DC 2*, sl st.

ROW 3: Ch 2, *DC, BpDC 2*, sl st.

ROWS 4-15: Repeat ROWS 2 and 3.

ROW 16: Ch 2, *FpDC, DC2tog*, sl st.

ROW 17: Ch 2, *DC, BpDC*, sl st.

ROW 18: Ch 2, *FpDC2tog, BpDC*, sl st. (while making FpDC2tog; skip BpDC in between 2 FpDCs)

ROW 19: Ch 2, *FpDC, BpDC*, sl st.

ROW 20: Ch 2, FpDC across (skip all BpDCs), sl st, Ch 1, fasten off. Close the gap inserting the needle front loops of the stitches then pull it gently and secure the yarn.

Pattern created by Sirin’s Crochet

Written by Ece Bektas (@ecelibuculu)

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Hi. I'm Pınar. I'm 36 years old crochet designer from Turkey. I share all my free crochet patterns here. I like to make almost everyting but especially blankets and hats. I hope you like my projects.

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