Easy Frog Hat Crochet Pattern

Ribbit, ribbit! Get ready to leap into a fantastic crochet adventure with this free pattern, the easy Crochet Frog Hat Pattern. This adorable and versatile project is the perfect way to showcase your love for frogs and your crochet skills.

The pattern is available in toddler, child, and adult sizes, so you can make froggy hats for the whole family. Imagine the joy on their faces when they wear these cute crochet creations!

Not only is this an enjoyable and fun project, but it also makes a great gift idea. Surprise your loved ones, friends, or a fellow frog lover with these whimsical froggy hats. It’s a wonderful way to show you care and share your passion for both crocheting and frogs.

So grab your crochet hook, pick your favorite yarn colors, and let the magic unfold as you create these adorable froggy hats. Whether you wear them for playtime, parties, or even as a whimsical fashion statement, these hats are sure to bring a smile to anyone’s face.

Crochet your way to froggy fabulousness with this free pattern and hop into a world of animal hats creativity! The free crochet pattern is below.

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CROCHET PATTERN INFORMATION

Crochet Skill Level

Beginner. This crochet hat pattern uses basic stitches in basic form and in simple repeats in rounds.

Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced crocheter, this pattern is a great idea for everyone.

With step-by-step instructions and basic crochet stitches, creating these fun froggy hats is a breeze.

Crochet Project Materials

crochet frog hat

Crochet Frog Hat Size Chart

Hat SizeCrownCircumferenceHeight
Toddler6 inches18-19 inches6.75 inches
Child6.5 inches19-20 inches7 inches
Adult7 inches20-23 inches7.75 inches
Crochet Frog Hat Size Chart

Crochet Gauge

Gauge is very important for this crochet hat pattern. 

15 stitches = 4 inches and 9 rows = 4 inches

  • This crochet beanie pattern starts with a magic circle (magic ring).
  • The beginning of each round starts with a chain which does not count as your first stitch. 
  • Join in the round with a slip stitch to the first stitch made in that round. 
  • Repeat instructions between asterisks (*) for the remainder of the round.
  • You are crocheting in the round and working from the top of the hat down.
  • You can make any size hat longer or shorter by repeating or eliminating the last round before the earflaps. 

US Crochet Terms

  • dc = double crochet stitches
  • hdc = half double crochet stitches
  • sc = single crochet stitches
  • st = stitch
  • sts = stitches
  • sl st = slip stitch
  • ch = chain
  • chs = chains
  • rnd = round
  • rnds = rounds
  • rem = remaining
  • blo = back loop only
  • flo = front loop only
  • ws = wrong side
  • rs = right side

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More Free Crochet Patterns

If you like this frog hat crochet pattern, you may also like these other crochet patterns for free: Bee, Mushroom, and Turtle free crochet hat patterns.

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FROG HAT CROCHET PATTERN INSTRUCTIONS

Frog Hat Crochet Pattern

Rnd 1: Magic circle, ch 2, 11 dc, join with sl st to the top of the first dc (11 stitches)

Rnd 2: Ch 2, 2 dc in each st, join (22 stitches)

Rnd 3: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next st*, join (33 stitches)

Rnd 4: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 2 sts*, join (44 stitches)

Rnd 5: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 10 sts*, join (48 stitches)

Rnd 6: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 11 sts*, join (52 stitches)

Rnd 7: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 12 sts*, join (56 stitches)

Rnd 8: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 13 sts*, join (60 stitches)

Continue for Toddler Size

Rnd 9: Ch 2, dc in each st, join (60 stitches)

Rnds 10– 18: Repeat round 9 (60 stitches)

Continue for Child Size

Rnd 9: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 14 sts*, join (64 stitches)

Rnd 10: Ch 2, dc in each st, join (64 stitches)

Rnds 11– 19: Repeat round 10 (64 stitches)

Continue for Adult Size

Rnd 9: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 14 sts*, join (64 stitches)

Rnd 10: Ch 2, *2 dc, dc in next 15 sts*, join (68 stitches)

Rnd 11: Ch 2, dc in each st, join (68 stitches)

Rnds 12– 21: Repeat round 11 (68 stitches)

Frog Hat Earflap Instructions

Firstly, begin the first earflap where you ended the last round of your hat. Then, refer to the chart and image below for placement of the second earflap. 

SizeFront of HatBack of Hat
Toddlerleave 18 stitches in frontleave 14 stitches in back
Childleave 20 stitches in frontleave 16 stitches in back
Adultleave 22 stitches in frontleave 18 stitches in back
crochet hat ear flap placement diagram

Row 1: Ch 1, sc in 14, turn (14 stitches)

Row 2: Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in 10 sts, sc2tog, turn (12 stitches)

Row 3: Ch 1, sc in each st, turn (12 stitches)

Row 4: Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in 8 sts, sc2tog, turn (10 stitches)

Row 5: Ch 1, sc in each st, turn (10 stitches)

Row 6: Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in 6 sts, sc2tog, turn (8 stitches)

Row 7: Ch 1, sc in each st, turn (8 stitches)

Row 8: Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in 4 sts, sc2tog, turn (6 stitches)

Row 9: Ch 1, sc in each st, turn (6 stitches)

Row 10: Ch 1, sc2tog, sc in 2 sts, sc2tog, turn (4 stitches)

Row 11: Ch 1, sc in each st, turn (4 stitches)

Row 12: Ch 1, sc2togsc2tog, turn (2 stitches)

Row 13: Ch 1, sc2tog (1 stitch)

Repeat for second earflap and then continue to single crochet around entire hat and both ear-flaps.

Finally, use a yarn needle to weave in your loose ends. 

Frog Hat Braids

  1. Firstly, cut twelve 30” strands of the green yarn. 
  2. Secondly, holding all of the strands, fold in half and pass the folded loop through the bottom of the ear flap. Use your crochet hook to help.
  3. Then, pass the strand ends through the loop and pull tight to form a knot.
  4. Lastly, divide the strands into three sections and braid. 
  5. Finally, repeat steps 1-4 for the 2nd braid
crochet frog hat being made

Frog Eyes Pattern

Outer Eye

Rnd 1: Magic circle, ch 2, 10 hdc, join (10 stitches)

Rnd 2: Ch 2, hdc inc in each st, join (20 stitches)

Rnd 3: Ch 2, *hdc inc in same st, hdc in next st*, join (30 stitches)

Finally, fasten off leaving a long tail.

Inner Eye

Start with black yarn

Rnd 1: Magic circle, ch 2, 10 hdc, join (10 stitches)

Switch to white yarn

Rnd 2: Ch 2, hdc inc in each st, join (20 stitches)

Finally, fasten off leaving a long tail.

Then, use a tapestry needle and green yarn to sew the inner and outer eyes together.

Sew the inner and outer eyes together through the second round of stitches. Sew through the back loops only on the inner eye.

Sew the eyes onto the hat.

crochet frog hat being made

Cheeks for Frog Hat

Rnd 1: Magic circle, ch 2, 10 dc, join (10 stitches)

Fasten off and then sew the cheeks onto the hat.

Smile for Frog Hat

Lastly, use a tapestry needle and black yarn to sew a smile onto the hat between the cheeks. 

crochet frog hat

I hope you liked this cute crochet project! For more crochet frog patterns, check out my funny little Frog Appliqué pattern and my c2c crochet frog pattern. Happy crocheting! 

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