I just made a newborn baby girl crochet hat. Check out the written free pattern on my blog. This is so easy to make and perfect for beginners to practice.
Worsted Weight Yarn (Peach, White and Sky Blue)
5.5 mm Crochet Hook
3.5 mm Crochet Hook for the flower
Row 1: Magic Ring, Chain 2 counts as a DC, DC 9, join to 1st DC (10 DC)
Row 2: Chain 2 counts as DC,DC in the same stitch, DC increase in each stitch around, join, (20 DC)
Row 3: Chain 2, DC in same, DC in the next 1 (DC inc. , DC in the next 1)repeat 8 times, join, (30 DC)
Row 4; Chain 2, DC in same, DC in the next 4, ( DC inc., DC in the next 4)repeat 4 times, join, (36 DC)
Rows 5 – 10: Chain 2, DC all your way around. Join.(36 DC). Fasten off. Weave on ends.
In rows 7-9 crochet in the back loop to have a horizontal bar effect
Flower (use a 3.5 mm Crochet Hook)
With white yarn Chain 7, Slip stitch in 1st chain (7 DC)
Chain 2, DC in same stitch, 2 DC in each stitch (14 DC)
Join Blue Yarn (slip stitch,4 TR in next stitch)* repeat 6 times
Sew the crystal button at the center of the flower
Sew the flower in the 6th – 9th row