How to make Amazing Winter knit Crochet Baby Hat with Ruffle Tutorial

this tutorial will show how to make a child-size cap with the v-stitch i will be using four ply yarn and a size i 55 millimeter crochet hook the size estimate for this cap is 16 inches 40 centimeters this will be the V stitch in the same space work one double crochet chain one one double crochet this will show the V stitch increase in the same space work one double crochet chain one one double crochet chain one one double crochet we will start by attaching a slip knot to the crochet hook take this end wrap it over the main strand now you have a loop take your loop wrap it over the main strand put your hook below back up the opposite side and this creates the slip knot work a chain of four you can also use the Magic Circle one two three four join with the beginning chain take your hook put it right through the first chain wrap the yarn over pull it through both chains to secure work a chain four now with a double crochet right through the center of the chain and that completes the first V stitch we will work five more V stitches right through the center of the chain work one double crochet chain one one double crochet work the third V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet work the fourth V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet v V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet now the last V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet join with the beginning chain and I will count up three chains I am putting my hook below these two loops right here you can see how there’s two loops on the top one loop on the bottom wrap the yarn over pull the yarn through all the loops and that joins round one slip stitch into the chain one space and this right here is a space space can be used just about anywhere for this project it’s a chain one and even between these two stitches which are two double crochet together they could be considered a space but for this project we will be working in the chain one space now for round two chain four in the same space work a double crochet chain one double crochet in the same space and this is our increase we will skip these two double crochet and in the next chain one space work double crochet chain one a double crochet in the same space chain one double crochet in the same space skip these two double crochet in the next chain one space work a double crochet chain one double crochet chain one double crochet in the next chain one space work a double crochet chain one double crochet chain one double crochet in the next chain one space work an increase all of these are increases in each space double crochet chain one double crochet now we’re to our last increase double crochet chain one double crochet chain one double crochet we have completed round two now I’m going to join put my hook below the two loops wrap the yarn over pull through all the loops to join that completes round two slip stitch into the chain one space and I’m putting my hook right below the chain one wrap the yarn over pull it through the space and through the stitch now I’m in the center of the chain one space work a chain four we will be working individual V stitches this time we will not be increasing on this round work a double crochet the same space work a v-stitch in the next space double crochet chain one double crochet in the next space work a V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet in the next chain one space work a V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet in the next chain one space work the V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet in the next chain one space work one double crochet chain one one double crochet in the next space work a double crochet chain one double crochet work a V stitch in the next chain one space work a V stitch in the next chain one space work of the stitch in the next chain one space V stitch in the next chain one space now work the last V stitch you will join with the beginning chain that completes round three round four we will slip stitch into the chain one space chain four work one double crochet we will work an increase V stitch in the next chain one space work one double crochet chain one one double crochet in the same chain one space chain one one double crochet in the same chain one space now we will work a regular V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet in the next chain one space work an increase double crochet chain one double crochet chain one double crochet in the same chain one space if we look up close we have three double crochet with a chain one between for the increase V stitch for the standard V stitch we have one double crochet chain one one double crochet every other stitch will be an increase the next stitch will be a regular V stitch increase now our next stitch will be a regular V stitch now we will work an increase double crochet chain one double crochet chain one double crochet in the same space the next stitch will be a regular V stitch double crochet chain one double crochet in the same stitch the next stitch will be an increase the next stitch will be a regular V stitch the next stitch will be an increase in the chain one space the next stitch will be a v-stitch the last stitch will be an increase join with the beginning chain that completes round four and this is what we have it round four round five slip stitch into the chain one space chain four work the second part of the V stitch work an individual V stitch in each space around for a total of 18 there will be no more increases you will continue working rounds for the length of your kick there will be 18 V stitches in each round I am finishing the last v-stitch and joining with the beginning stitch I have added five additional rounds this gives us a total of nine rounds for this cap I’m going to be adding a single crochet edging work a chain one single crochet in the double crochet in the chain one space and each double crochet around and when we’re finished with this round we’re going to be adding a ruffle to the cap so one single crochet in each double crochet one single crochet in each chain one one single crochet in each double crochet one single crochet in the chain one space one single crochet in each double crochet one single crochet in the chain one space one single crochet in each double crochet one single crochet in the chain one space and this is what it looks like and you will continue around to the beginning until you have completed the single crochet I’m finishing the last stitch in round 10 join with the beginning single crochet now I want to work the ruffle now work a chain work three double crochet in the same single crochet two three in the next single crochet work three double crochet one two three you in the next single crochet work three double crochet one two three in the next single crochet work three double crochet one two three in the next single crochet work three double crochet one two three and you will continue around with three double crochet in each single crochet around and this will create the ruffle now I’m finishing the last few stitches of the ruffle one two three join at the beginning stitch cut the yarn give it a tug and that completes the ruffle I have threaded my tapestry needle we want to sew in the tail weaving it between the stitches and I’m running the needle right between the stitches now I like the loop over a stitch and then run it back in the opposite direction and cut off the tail we want to make sure our starting tail is sewn in and cut off the tail that completes the Hat you you