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Pretty Puffs Slouchy Hat

Added Nov 3, 2009

by diyindie

Canton, Michigan...






One of my first successful crocheted hats… 5th time’s a charm ;p

I found the pattern for this slouchy beret style hat @
…pattern courtesy of

Material Notes

Worsted weight yarn, wool/acrylic blend




Garment Type
Bohemian, Casual
Blends, Other, Wool


Pretty Puffs Slouchy Hat

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    Nov 10, 2009, 11.50 PMby diyindie

    Thanks for all the nice comments everyone, I’m glad you’re liking the hats :D Yeah the pattern confused me for the loooooongest time, I literally stared at it in confusion for about an hour at first ;p But after attempt #5 it kinda started coming together haha

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      Nov 11, 2009, 09.49 AMby msgems

      Ha ha! Its what I do mostly. Worsted wool is double knit right?? I have some of that so I think I’ll stick at it. I’ll let you know how I get on! Will probably unravel at least another 10 time and chuck it across the room but I’m going to do it! :-)

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      Nov 13, 2009, 04.08 PMby msgems

      Hi DIYindie Can you do me a favour and measure the diameter of your hat! I finally finished mine but its quite big, dont know if its that I have a tiny head or I have made mine too big (maybe too big hook, or fatter yarn).
      Thanks :-)

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    Nov 9, 2009, 11.57 AMby msgems

    Hi DIYindie What sort of wool did you use? Is it quite thick? I tried this over the weekend and it was massive (think my wool was a bit too huge). So I unravelled! Every hat I try and make never works! Any tips?

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      Nov 10, 2009, 11.56 PMby diyindie

      Hi. No the wool isn’t very thick, it’s Lion Brand Worsted Weight… recommended hook size is J-10… sorry I don’t know if any of that is helpful or not.
      Hmmm hat tips? Well, haha, I pretty much do the same thing you just described, I unraveled that yellow hat 4 times I think (was doing double crochet wrong)… so I guess just really know your stitches and find some well written directions (I know the pattern I linked to is pretty confusing… let me know if you have any questions about that).
      Hope that helped a little :)

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    Nov 5, 2009, 05.18 PMby rosie-astro

    I love this, I also want to try it. I had actually seen the pattern before but I love the way you’ve done it. Also the photo with the teddy is great.

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      Nov 10, 2009, 11.51 PMby diyindie

      Haha thanks, yeah I would have modeled it myself but it wasn’t a very “pretty” day – he does the job just fine ;)

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    Nov 5, 2009, 05.13 PMby msgems

    I am sooo going to try this tonight! How sad am I??

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    Nov 4, 2009, 04.01 AMby fifuzz

    This is a gorgeous hat – and great pattern!

    Now I only wish I could crochet…

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