It has been more than 10 years since I have put 'hook' to 'yarn', just never seemed to have the time. Retirement offers the gift of time that encourages creativity.
I learned to crochet by watching my mother, and while I am not the quintessential crocheter that my mother was (yet another blog), I persevere. I hope you enjoy the process and the finished results.
The instructions were were a FREE download.
pull the yarn through the two loops and the double crochet is completed.
A simpler pattern but a CLASSIC. My daughter sent me the link to this website.
The completed hat may be worn two ways: with the brim down (notice adornment) I chose to dress it up with a simple single crochet chain bow.
or with the brim folded .
Either way you wear it, it is guaranteed to keep you warm and dry on these frigid, snowy winter days.