Sure, here’s a simple and easy crochet pattern for a witch hat:

Materials Needed:

  • Worsted weight yarn in black (or color of your choice)
  • Crochet hook (size H/5mm recommended)
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

Abbreviations:

  • ch: chain
  • sc: single crochet
  • hdc: half double crochet
  • dc: double crochet
  • sl st: slip stitch
  • st(s): stitch(es)

Instructions:

Hat:

  1. Magic Ring: Start with a magic ring (or ch 4 and join to form a ring).
  2. 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)
  3. Round 2: Ch 2, hdc in the same st, 2 hdc in each st around. Join with a sl st. (20 hdc)
  4. Round 3: Ch 2, hdc in the next st, 2 hdc in the next st – repeat around. Join with a sl st. (30 hdc)
  5. 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)
  6. 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)
  7. 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)
  8. 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.
  9. 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.
  10. Finishing: Fasten off and weave in all loose ends.

Belt (Optional):

  1. Attach the yarn to the base of the hat.
  2. Ch 6, sc in the 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. (5 sc)
  3. Repeat the row until the belt reaches your desired length.
  4. Fasten off and leave a long tail for attaching.

Assembly:

  1. Wrap the belt around the base of the cone (where the brim starts) and sew the ends together, securing the belt in place.
  2. 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!