Get ready for the summer with this lovely crochet hat! This hat is so much fun to make. It's a quick and easy pattern to follow and your hat will be done and ready to wear before you know it. :) Needed materials to make this item: - crochet hook, size P / 000 / 10,0mm - yarn type: chunky, category 5 of the standard weight yarn system - yarn amount: about 180 grams / 300 meters / 330 yards for the size M hat. Needed skills to make this item: - magic ring - chain stitches - slip stitches - single crochet - double crochet - increasing and decreasing Skill level: advanced beginner. Size of finished item: When made with the described yarn and hook size, the standard size hat will be suitable for a head circumference of 54cm to 57cm / 22-23". It's described extensively in the pattern how to make hats of different sizes. The pattern is written in US crochet terminology and is available in English. The pattern description is written using abbreviations; there's an extensive list included to explain all abbreviations used. There are also pictures included to guide you through the pattern. After you've completed your purchase, you can download the pattern in the language you require. Please note: This pattern is protected by copyright. It is not allowed to copy (parts of) the pattern, reuse it or parts of it in other patterns, resell it or spread it without written permission of The Flying Dutchman Crochet Design. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY There are no difficult stitches you need to master to be able to make this pattern! Skills needed: - magic ring - slip stitches (UK: single crochet) - single crochets (UK: double crochet) - double crochets (UK: treble crochet) - increasing and decreasing stitches That's it! :) SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Available sizes: S, M, L, XL. How to crochet the different sizes is described in the pattern.