It's finally here -- the end of the Chameleon Hat free crochet pattern series. This journey that started in January of this year has been fun and challenging and your response to the series has been amazing.....THANK YOU! I asked YOU, my blog followers, what you would like to see for the final hat and your responses fell into two categories -- some wanted traditional and elegant, others wanted fun and whimsical. Well, it was a tough decision but here is Holiday Joy! Holiday Joy Hat You … [Read more...] about FREE Crochet Pattern – Holiday Joy
If you've been following my blog you know that each month I post a new free crochet pattern in the Chameleon Hat Series. The Chameleon challenge started early this year when I designed a basic beanie for Valentine's Day and then modified it for an Olympic theme. I wondered if I could take the same basic pattern and make small changes to modify it each month for an ever changing look and theme - hence the name Chameleon. Well 11 months later I'm happy to say it has been a fun and challenging … [Read more...] about The Chameleon Hat Challenge
The November crochet Chameleon Hat is rich with the colors of Fall and holds the promise of a plentiful harvest. Harvest Gold is a return to the simple silhouette and clean lines of the original Chameleon Hat. I've added a pretty sunflower, simply because I like them! I hope you enjoy this one. ~ Don’t lose it, add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or Favorites ~ ~ And don’t forget to Pin It Too ~ * Purchase an ad-free PDF of this pattern on Craftsy or Ravelry * Find all my FREE crochet … [Read more...] about FREE Crochet Pattern – Harvest Gold
My Blog Anniversary Celebration continues with a new free hat pattern! The September Chameleon Hat takes to the skies in an aviator style ready for lift off in pursuit of new adventures! Friendly Skies Hat For this version of the hat, I converted the brim into an aviator faux flap and added long earflaps and fur trim. The contrasting band gives the illusion of a goggle band too. Try it in many different colors and button combinations for many different looks! ~ ~ … [Read more...] about FREE Crochet Pattern – Friendly Skies Hat!
Spring Fling Beanie Another month has gone by and it's time to reveal the next Chameleon Hat! I'm having so much fun designing these variations on my first beanie. April brings us the Spring Fling beanie! This bright and sunny hat has a wide band in a contrasting color, a corded tie, rolled brim and is decorated with pretty curls and rose bud flowers! This beanie has an extended brim designed to curl up and roll for a little drama! Add the flowers, curls or something of your own choosing, most … [Read more...] about FREE CROCHET PATTERN – Spring Fling
~ Don’t lose it, add It To Your Ravelry Queue Or Favorites ~ In early February I released the Chameleon Hat - Valentine's Love and Olympic Spirit and announced that I'd be taking that same basic hat and modifying it each month for holiday and seasonality. March brings a Pot o' Gold applique for a little Irish luck. This cute little pot complete with rainbow and shamrock, is great to add to all kinds of handmade items for a little holiday flair. Of … [Read more...] about FREE Crochet Pattern – Pot ‘o Gold