Simple Crochet Beanie Hat
196 yards of 100% cotton yarn (or 50% cotton, 50% wool);
Crochet hook 5 mm;
Ch25 with colour A and get your second colored yarn and Ch 25 with colour B. (for the bigger sizes you can add more chains as you like)
Row 1: Ch1,turn. Startin from 2nd st and make 25 hdc with colour B+ 20hdc with colour A+5 sc with colour A (Top of the hat)
Row 2: Ch1, turn. 5 bpsc with colour A+20 bphdc with colour A+25 bphdc with colour B.
Row 3: Ch1, turn. 25 bphdc with colour B+20 bphdc with colour A+5 bpsc with colour A.
Repeat row 2-3 until your beanie enough to surround your head.
When you crochet enough size, fold the two sides. Insert your hook from the first st and only back loop of opposite side+Ch1. Continue for 18 st like that. Then turn your work. This time you, insert your hook , all the loops of both sides. Continue at the end of the row. Don’t forget change your yarn colour on the 26th st.
To shirring the top of the beanie; insert your needle from only front loops.