Toddler Hat & Mittens Set- Free Pattern

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Toddler Hat & Mittens Set

© 2017 Amanda Bryant

Materials:

Red Heart Super Saver Ombre yarn 10 oz/283 g; 482 yds/440 m; Color 3965 Anemone (1 skein will make a couple of sets)

5 mm crochet hook (for mitten cuff)

5.5 mm crochet hook (for mitten hand & hat)

yarn needle, for weaving in ends

Gauge: 6 hdc and 6 rounds= 2 inches

Finished Measurements: Hat- 7 1/2 inches long, 18 inch circumference; Mittens- 6 1/2 inches long (cuff is about 2 1/2 inches long), 5 inches wrist circumference, 2 inches thumb length **the thumb hole on the mitten is a bit larger, only to ensure ease in getting toddler’s thumb into the thumbhole!

Abbreviations Used (U.S. Terminology):

st- stitch
sl st- slip stitch
ch- chain
hdc- half double crochet
dc- double crochet
fpdc- front post double crochet
bpdc- back post double crochet

Pattern Note:
⦁ ch 2 at the beginning of each round DOES NOT count as a stitch

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Instructions:

Hat:

Starting at the crown, make a magic ring

Round 1: ch 2, make 8 dc in the magic ring, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (8 dc)

Round 2: ch 2, make 2 fpdc in each dc around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc)

Round 3: ch 2, make 2 fpdc in the 1st fpdc, hdc in the top of the next fpdc, (2 fpdc in the next fpdc, hdc in the top of the next fpdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 8 hdc) (24 sts)

Round 4: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2. (16 fpdc and 16 hdc) (32 sts)

Round 5: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2. (16 fpdc and 24 hdc) (40 sts)

Round 6: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 2 hdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 2 hdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 32 hdc) (48 sts)

Round 7: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 4 hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 4 hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 32 hdc) (48 sts) (in simpler terms, work even by making 1 fpdc in each fpdc, and making 1 hdc in each hdc around)

Round 8: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 3 hdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 3 hdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of ch 2 (16 fpdc and 40 hdc) (56 sts)

Round 9: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 5 hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 5 hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 40 hdc) (56 sts) (in simpler terms, work even by making 1 fpdc in each fpdc, and making 1 hdc in each hdc around)

Round 10: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 4 hdc, make 2 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 4 hdc, make 2 hdc in the next dc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 48 hdc) (64 sts)

Rounds 11-20: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 6 hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next fpdc, make 1 hdc in each of the next 6 hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 48 hdc) (64 sts) (again, in simpler terms, work even by making 1 fpdc in each fpdc, making 1 hdc in each hdc around)

Round 21: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in each of the next 2 hdc, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 hdc, make 1 bpdc in each of the next 2 hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in each of the next 2 hdc, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 hdc, make 1 bpdc in each of the next 2 hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (32 fpdc and 32 bpdc) (64 sts)

Round 22: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in each of the next 2 bpdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in each of the next bpdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the ch 2 (32 fpdc and 32 bpdc) (64 sts)

Rounds 23 & 24: repeat Round 22

Fasten off and weave in yarn ends with yarn needle.

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Mittens: (make 2)

Starting at the top of the mittens, make a magic ring.

Rounds 1-3: same as rounds 1-3 of hat (24 sts)

Round 4: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 8 hdc) (24 sts)

Rounds 5- 8: repeat Round 4 (16 fpdc and 8 hdc) (24sts)

Divide For Thumb:

Round 9: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) 1 more time, ch 5, sk 5 sts, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, ((make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc)) *repeat in (( )) 2 more times, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (12 fpdc, 7 hdc, and 1 ch-5 sp) (24 sts)

Round 10: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) 1 more time, make 1 dc in each ch of the ch-5, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, ((make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc)) *repeat in (( )) 2 more times, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (12 fpdc, 7 hdc, and 5 dc) (24 sts)

Round 11: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) 1 more time, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 dc, make 1 hdc in the next dc, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 dc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, ((make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc)) *repeat in (( )) 2 more times, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 8 hdc) (24 sts)

Round 12: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) * repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 8 hdc) (24 sts)

Change to 5 mm hook

Starting cuff:

Round 13: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 8 bpdc) (24 sts)

Round 14: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in next bpdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 bpdc in the next bpdc) * repeat in ( ) around, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (16 fpdc and 8 bpdc) (24 sts)

Rounds 15- 20: repeat Round 14

Fasten off.

Thumb

Using 5.5 mm hook

Join yarn with a sl st in the space between the 1st st and the last st from when you divided for the thumb.

Round 1: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, make 1 hdc in the sp between the last hdc and the next st, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) * repeat in ( ) one more time, make 1 hdc in the sp between the last hdc and the ch-2 from the beginning of the round. Join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2. (8 fpdc and 6 hdc) (14 sts)

Round 2: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, hdc2tog in the next 2 hdc, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, hdc2tog in the next 2 hdc, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (8 fpdc and 4 hdc) (12 sts)

Round 3: ch 2, make 1 fpdc in each of the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, (make 1 fpdc in each of the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) 2 more times, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (8 fpdc and 4 hdc) (12 sts)

Round 4: repeat Round 3

Round 5: ch 2, fpdc2tog in the 1st 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc, (fpdc2tog in the next 2 fpdc, make 1 hdc in the next hdc) *repeat in ( ) 2 more times, join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2 (4 fpdc and 4 hdc) (8 sts)

Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail. Using yarn needle, weave the yarn tail through the remaining 8 sts and pull sts closed. Secure.

Turning mitten inside out, weave in all yarn tails using the yarn needle.

 

 

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