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I've been crocheting for a number of years now. I started out to find something to keep my hands busy while watching TV-better than snacking. I very quickly became addicted. When I found myself ...

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Crochet Robot Hat kids teens adults

from Crochet by Darleen Hopkins
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Crochet Robot Hat kids teens adults
Crochet Robot Hat kids teens adults photo by Brittany Tyler
Crochet Robot Hat kids teens adults photo by Brittany Tyler
Crochet Robot Hat kids teens adults
Crochet Robot Hat kids teens adults photo by Brittany Tyler

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Pattern is written using standard US stitches.
  • sl st = slip stitch
  • sc = single crochet
  • hdc = half double crochet
  • dc = double crochet
  • magic circle/adjustable ring - See included tutorial
  • reverse single crochet aka crab stitch - Without turning work, sc from left to right.
  • surface stitch - Hold yarn on back of work, insert hook from the front to the back, yarn over and pull through loop on hook. Reinsert hook from the front to the back and repeat.
  • invisible hdc decrease - Invisible decrease should only be done when the right side is facing. Yarn over, insert hook under front loop of first stitch. Insert hook under front loop of second stitch. Yarn over, pull through two loops on hook, yarn over and pull though last three loops on hook.

Pattern Description:

Mr. Springy, The Robot Dude is a fun, silly hat that will be loved by everyone. With three sizes to fit most from 9 mos. to adult, you can make one for every member of your family. Really, who doesn't want a Robot hat?

Modeled hat is shown in Berroco Remix.

SKILL LEVEL: Easy +/Intermediate. Pattern includes tutorial for Magic Circle/Adjustable Ring and a tutorial on how to blend color changes when working in a continuous sprial. Both have been added to the pdf.

BONUS: Now every purchased Crochet by Darleen Hopkins pattern comes with the Crazy Frog Hat! The Crazy Frog pattern has been added to the Mr. Springy pdf. Learn more about him here: http://www.craftsy.com/project/view/crazy-frog-hat/59709

Please note, this pattern is copyrighted and may not be reproduced or redistributed. Completed hat and scarf sets may be sold but please credit Darleen Hopkins as the designer. If selling online, a link to my shop is appreciated. www.ravelry.com/stores/CrochetByDarleenHopkins


Stated in pattern.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Small fits approximate 171/2" -19" head circumference
  • Medium fits approximate 19" - 201/2" head circumference (Child average 3-6 yrs.)
  • Large fits approximate 201/2" - 22" head circumference (Tween/Teen/Adult)


  • -Lion Brand CottonEase, 50% Cotton 50% Acrylic 3.5 oz/100 grams; 207 yd/188m or equivalent
  • Main color (MC) - 1 skein (2 for large) Stone (grey)
  • Contrast color (CC) - Approximately 30 yards Turquoise (teal)
  • ZigZag color (ZC) - Approximately 4 yards Maize (gold)
  • Small amount of black yarn for eyes (optional)
  • Small amount of poly fiberfill
  • (2) 3/4" - 1" black buttons (optional)
  • H/8 (5.00 mm) hook or size needed to obtain correct gauge
  • J/10 (6.00mm) hook

You Will Also Need:

  • Stich marker and yarn needle

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco Remix, Lion Brand CottonEase