How To Crochet A Cozy Bear Bucket Hat For Your Kids

How To Crochet A Cozy Bear Bucket Hat For Your Kids

As promised in my last article, I’m back with a new crochet hat for kids and teens, but this time it’s a bear ears bucket hat made with velvet yarn (chenille yarn) to add to the cuteness of it all. It’s a really easy and quick project to make, so I would say it’s a beginner friendly pattern to follow along and to finish in a day or two. Crocheters, roll up your sleeves, and let’s get to work to make this adorable hat for your loved little ones!


  • Velvet (chenille yarn) – I used the brand Kartopu Yumurcak (1 skein should be enough – 100g)
  • 6 mm crochet hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Stitch markers

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ch: chain

sl st: slip stitch

sc: single crochet

inc: increase

R: round / row

Notes – Crochet Bear Bucket Hat

Every round ends with a sl st to join the round.

Every row ends with a ch1 then turn.

This hat is ideal for kids starting 8 years old and teens.

Crochet Bear Bucket Hat

The Hat

Make a magic circle.

Round 1: 6 sc (6)

Round 2: sc inc x 6 (12)

R3: (1 sc, sc inc) x 6 (18)

R4: (2 sc, sc inc) x 6 (24)

R5: (3 sc, sc inc) x 6 (30)

R6: (4 sc, sc inc) x 6 (36)

R7: (5 sc, sc inc) x 6 (42)

R8: (6 sc, sc inc) x 6 (48)

R9: (7 sc, sc inc) x 6 (54)

R10: (8 sc, sc inc) x 6 (60)

You get a base round of approximately 16,5 cm.

R11 to 22: 60 sc (60)

R23: (3 sc, sc inc) x 15 (75)

R24: (2 sc, sc inc) x 25 (100)

R25: (9 sc, sc inc) x 10 (110)

R26: (10 sc, sc inc) x 10 (120)

Cut the yarn and weave in the ends.

The Ears

Make a magic circle. We will work in rows, so no sl st at the end of the 1st row. End it with a ch 1 then turn, we’re working in rows.

Row 1: 5 sc (5)

Row 2: 1 sc, sc inc x 3, 1 sc (8)

R3: 1 sc, sc inc x 6, 1 sc (14)

R4: 4 sc, sc inc x 2, 2 sc, sc inc x 2, 4 sc (18)

R5: 18 sc (18)

Cut the yarn and leave a tail for sewing. Make 2 ears this way, and sew them on the top of the hat.

Crochet Bear Bucket Hat
Crochet Bear Bucket Hat

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