The crochet bucket hat is my latest obsession! Not only are they stylish, but they also add that perfect handmade touch to any outfit. Whether I’m strolling through the park or soaking up the sun, this hat has become my go-to accessory. Therefore, I have crafted another free crochet pattern for you to design you very own handmade bucket hat!

A Practical Accessory

Not only does this crochet bucket hat offer a fulfilling creative outlet, but it also results in a practical accessory that can shield you from the sun’s rays while adding a touch of flair to your outfit. As you embark on this crocheting journey, you’ll discover the joy of watching your creation take shape, one stitch at a time, until it culminates in a beautiful and functional accessory that reflects your individuality.

Create Your Own Crochet Bucket Hat

So, gather your materials, unleash your imagination, and let’s dive into the wonderful world of crochet, where style and craft intertwine to create something truly remarkable. Whether you’re a seasoned crocheter or just beginning your journey in the world of yarn, crafting a crochet bucket hat provides an exciting canvas for self-expression. At the end of this pattern, I have included a step by step process of constructing your bucket hat.


Pink Crochet Bucket Hat

Level: Intermediate

Notes

  • This pattern is written in US terms
  • Size: Adult

Gauge

  • Brim: 1in x 1 in = 3 rows x 4 hdc
  • Band: 1in x 1 in = 2 rows ( rnd 13 and rnd 14 ) x 5 stitches (one cluster)
  • Crown: 1in x 1in = 3 rows x 4 hdc

Measurements

  • Crown: 7.5 in
  • Band: 3.3 in
  • Brim: 1.5 in

Materials


Abbreviations

  • * *: Repeat instructions in asterisks defined number of times.
  • BLO: Back Loop Only
  • Ch: chain(s)
  • Dc: double crochet
  • Hdc: half double crochet
  • Inc: increase (2hdc in same stitch)
  • MR: magic ring
  • Prev: previous
  • Rem: remaining
  • Rep: repeat
  • Rnd: round(s)
  • Sc: single crochet
  • Sl st: slip stitch
  • Sp: space(s)
  • St: stitch(es)

How to Make the Magic Ring

Step 1: Loop the yarn around your fingers.
Step 2: Insert the hook and pull up a loop.
Step 3: Chain 1.
Step 4: Make (8) hdc into the ring.
Step 5: Tighten the ring.
Step 6: Slip stitch to close the round.


Pink Crochet Bucket Hat: Crown

Rnd 1: 8hdc in MR



Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2hdc in each st around, sl st to join. (16)
Rnd 3: Ch 1, *inc, 1hdc*, sl st to join. (24)
Rnd 4: Ch 1, *inc, 2hdc*, sl st to join. (32)
Rnd 5: Ch 1. *inc, 3hdc*, sl st to join. (40)
Rnd 6: Ch 1. *inc, 4hdc*, sl st to join. (48)
Rnd 7: Ch 1, *inc, 5hdc*, sl st to join. (56)
Rnd 8: Ch 1, *inc, 6hdc*, sl st to join. (64)
Rnd 9: Ch 1, *inc, 7hdc*, sl st to join. (72)
Rnd 10: Ch 1, *inc, 8hdc*, sl st to join. (80)
Rnd 11: Ch 1, *inc, 9hdc*, sl st to join. (88)


Pink Crochet Bucket Hat: Band

Rnd 12: Ch 1, hdc in BLO, sl st to join. (88)




Rnd 13: Ch 1, 1sc in same st, *ch 2, sk 2, 1sc,* until 3 st rem. Ch 2, sk 2, 1sc in last st. Sl st in first sc to join.
Rnd 14: Ch 3, 1dc in same st, *sk 2, 3dc in next st (sc from prev rnd)* until 3 st rem, sk 2, 1dc into the last st, sl st in 3rd ch of ch 3.
Rnd 15: Ch 1, 1sc in same st, *ch 2, sk 2, 1sc in next st*, sl st to join.
Rnd 16: Ch 3, 1dc in same st, *sk 2, 3dc in next st (sc from prev rnd)* finish with 1dc in same st as first ch 3 and 1dc (3dc total), slst in 3rd ch of ch 3.
Rnd 17: Ch 1, 1sc in same st, *ch 2, sk 2, 1sc in next st*, sl st to first sc to join.
Rnd 18: Ch 3, 1dc in same st, *sk 2, 3dc in next st (sc from prev rnd)*, finish with 1dc into the same st as ch 3 and 1dc (3dc altogether), sl st in 3rd ch of ch 3.
Rnd 19: Ch 1, 1sc in same st, *ch 2, sk 2, 1sc in next st*, sl st with first sc to join.



Pink Crochet Bucket Hat: Brim

Rnd 20: Ch 1, 2hdc in same st, *2hdc into the ch2 sp, inc*, sl st to join.
Rnd 21: Ch 1, 1hdc in same st, hdc ard, sl st to join.
Rnd 22: Rep Rnd 21
Rnd 23: Rep Rnd 21
You can add more rounds to the brim by repeating round 21 as many times as you need.



Enjoy!

Crocheting is not only about the final result but also the joy you find in the process. Take pride in your work, and enjoy the journey as you bring your bucket hat to life. Thank you for choosing the Pink Crochet Bucket Hat! Pair it with any outfit for instant style! If you enjoyed making this pattern, try pairing it with The Pink Crochet Top.

If you require a printable version of this pattern, you can download the PDF version here from my Etsy shop.

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