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Crochet Baby Beanie Newborn HAT FREE Easy pattern

Learn how to Crochet a very easy baby newborn infant hat that looks just like knit but it is indeed crochet.  

Ridge Crochet baby hat pattern by LisaAuch Crochet newborn crochet baby hat pattern FREE EASY crochet

This is A very simple way to crochet a ribbed knit look baby hat. 

With this knit look crochet stitch you can easily size up, to make any size you wish and because of the Turn-up brim, it makes it a fantastic hat for all ages.

Following the directions given.You will create a beautiful knit look crocheted baby beanie-type hat with a turnup. 

You can add curly spiral twirls ( I’ve added how-to crochet the spirals at the bottom of the pattern) Or You could add on a gorgeous Pom Pom. (I love these POM POM MAKERS )

This hat would be another good one to add to the donating hats for hospitals. ( as always check actual hospital guidelines for what types it kinds of hats they are currently accepting) 

You should be able to know how to crochet The Half Double Crochet Stitch.

 Because we are going to be working into a 3rd stitch of the Half double crochet. Do NOT BE put off though! once you identify the 3rd loop it's a breeze. 

Watch this video tutorial I made to help you crochet this hat 



  • Just Always remember to have the diagonal stitch facing you

However If you are looking for an easier crochet hat pattern you may wish to visit this page here which will show you how to crochet a very simple baby hat 

The Ridged crochet baby crochet hat is made side to side, which means there is a lot more stretchy and a lot of giving, than some of the baby hats crocheted in the round. 

Like these baby beanies! 

Free crochet newborn baby infant hat pattern

See the FREE crochet Baby Beanie Pattern HERE 

For this pattern, I am going to call the stitch  half double crochet worked into the 3rd front-facing diagonal stitch loop at the front of our work  =  HDC3rd loop

we are going to work 

Half Double Crochet worked into the 3rd front-facing diagonal stitch loop at the front of our work for each ROW 

This is NOT the camel stitch,  this way of working shows a knit look ridge on both sides. 

Working HDC3rd loop for this pattern creates nearly an identical look to knit 1, purl 2

It’s a great crochet stitch for hats that you want to make with a brim as the pattern carries on both sides 

How to crochet knit look stitches

This means we will be working in the Slanting stitch of the HDC on each side when we turn and work faces us which produces this knit and purl look crocheted ribbed texture.  

Until you are familiar with where to place your hook i find it easier to identify the diagonal loop before starting each row. 

Crochet knit Look stitch for hat pattern
The 3rd diagonal loop 

Please NOTE: 

I am an extremely loose crocheter you may need to go up a hook size or adjust your tension and stitch count  to reach desired measurements 

I will add in measurements for bigger sizes if there is enough interest for them 

Using a 4.00mm  hook 


bl slst - Back Loop Slip St 

HDC3rd loop -  half double crochet worked into the 3rd front-facing diagonal stitch loop at the front of your work

Ch - chain 

Pattern written in US terms 

Crochet Baby HAT pattern 

Ch30 +2 (or chain until length measures 6 inches For a baby hat with turn up ) 

Foundation row: Work ExtHDC into the 3rd ch from hook and then in  each stitch across, until last 4 stitches, slip stitch into each of the last 4 sts, ch 1 TURN 

Row2 :  blslst into first 4 sts,  Hdc in each stitch into 3rd diagonal loop. Work HDC into last stitch, ch2 Turn 

Row 3. extHdc in each stitch until last 4 sts, blslst to end, ch1, TURN 

Continue repeating rows 2 and rows 3 until work measures 13 inches across 

Newborn crochet baby hat pattern EASY crochet

To finish Fold the hat side to side and sew the seam together.


Newborn crochet baby hat pattern EASY crochet


Using your yarn needle pick up loops around the top at the slip stitches and pull tight to join

You can add a Pom Pom (BUY POM POM MAKER HERE*) or like I have done here some easy crochet spirals 

I made 5 crochet spirals by 

Ch 20, working 3sc into each stitch of the chain. 

Fasten off and weave in end leaning 1 length to attach to the hat at the very Center of where you pulled tight to finish 

newborn infant crochet hat pattern easy

I just love how this little crochet hat and booties turned out. It was a special order for someone so I’m always nervous of a new pattern but it turned out everything the customer wanted and more.

The crochet ribbed baby booties is a free crochet pattern on my own website over at LisaAuch.com

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See the free crochet bootie pattern HERE


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