Sure, here’s a simple and easy crochet pattern for a witch hat:
- Worsted weight yarn in black (or color of your choice)
- Crochet hook (size H/5mm recommended)
- Yarn needle
- ch: chain
- sc: single crochet
- hdc: half double crochet
- dc: double crochet
- sl st: slip stitch
- st(s): stitch(es)
- Magic Ring: Start with a magic ring (or ch 4 and join to form a ring).
- Round 1: Ch 2 (counts as first hdc here and throughout), work 9 hdc into the ring. Join with a sl st to the top of the ch 2. (10 hdc)
- Round 2: Ch 2, hdc in the same st, 2 hdc in each st around. Join with a sl st. (20 hdc)
- Round 3: Ch 2, hdc in the next st, 2 hdc in the next st – repeat around. Join with a sl st. (30 hdc)
- Round 4: Ch 2, hdc in the next 2 sts, 2 hdc in the next st – repeat around. Join with a sl st. (40 hdc)
- Round 5: Ch 2, hdc in the next 3 sts, 2 hdc in the next st – repeat around. Join with a sl st. (50 hdc)
- Round 6: Ch 2, hdc in the next 4 sts, 2 hdc in the next st – repeat around. Join with a sl st. (60 hdc)
- Round 7-16: Ch 2, hdc in each st around. Join with a sl st. (60 hdc) Repeat this round for a total of 10 rounds.
- Brim: Ch 1, sc in the same st, sc in the next 5 sts, ch 1, turn, sc in the same st and in the next 5 sts – repeat for a total of 10 rows of brim.
- Finishing: Fasten off and weave in all loose ends.
- Attach the yarn to the base of the hat.
- Ch 6, sc in the 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. (5 sc)
- Repeat the row until the belt reaches your desired length.
- Fasten off and leave a long tail for attaching.
- Wrap the belt around the base of the cone (where the brim starts) and sew the ends together, securing the belt in place.
- Add any embellishments you like, such as a buckle for the belt or a ribbon.
And there you have it, your easy crochet witch hat! Customize it with different colors or decorations to make it your own. Happy crocheting!