Apple beanies are so cute. For those lovely little summer babies. Nothing is more appealing then a little apple topped tot! Here is how to make your own apple beanie.
Worsted weight yarn in your apple color, Red, yellow or green. as well as a tiny amount of brown for a stem and green for a leaf.
K/ 6.5 mm crochet hook.
Hdc- Half double crochet.
With your main apple color.
Start by creating a magic circle. Ch2 and hdc 10 in the circle. Join to CH.
Round 1. Ch2 Place 2 hdc in each stitch around ( 20) Join to CH.
Round 2. Ch2, * Place 2 hdc in the first stitch, 1 hdc in the next stitch * rept pattern around ( 30) Join to CH.
Round 3. Ch2, place 2 hdc in the first stitch, Hdc next 10 stitches, place 2 hdc in next stitch, Hdc next 10, place 2 hdc in next stitch, Hdc the rest of round for 32 stitches. Join to CH.
Round 4-12 ch2, hdc around. Join to CH.
Weave in ends and set aside.
With stem color.
Ch 9, turn sc in second chain from hook and across your chain. ( 8) Cut yarn and string the end ties through the top of your hat. Tie the strings together inside to attach your stem.
With Leaf Color.
Chain 9. Turn, sc in second chain from the hook. Sc next 2 stitches, hdc next 7 stitches, In last stitch, place 4 hdc. Working on the other side of the chain. Hdc next 7 stitches, sc next 2 stitches, ch1 and join to the starting chain. Attach your leaf to the base of the stem.
Enjoy your sweet little apple hat for your newborn!