The Unforgettable Tam is quick and easy to crochet, and can be worked in 3 different sizes!

This design is worked in joined rounds using basic crochet stitches (including the motif), and it’s a great pattern because:

  • Hats are quick and easy projects to work up!
  • Just one skein makes any size!
  • This project is perfect for luxury, handmade and one of a kind yarns!
  • You’ll get to practice a lot of crochet skills: joined rounds, stitch tension, gauge & size, finishing techniques & more!

Before you get started…

Wondering what size Hat you should make?

Check out this awesome cheat sheet with some of the most common sizes to make!

Let’s get started! 

Pattern Designed By: Salena Baca Crochet. This pattern is copyright protected; it is unlawful to distribute this pattern in any form (free, sale or trade).

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Yarn: Red Heart Yarn Unforgettable, Aran Weight #4 yarn (100% Acrylic; 280 yds / 256 m per 3.5 oz / 100 g skein). Parrot x 1 skein.

Materials: 

  • US J/10 (6.00 mm) crochet hook
  • Scissors
  • Yarn needle

Gauge: 

  • Motif = 8.5” across at round 6
  • 15 HDc Sts = 4”, 10 HDc Rows = 4”

Size: 

  • 20.75 (22.5, 24)” around

Stitch Key: 

Specialty Stitches & Techniques

  • Adjustable Loop
  • HDc2Tog (decrease): [Yarn over, insert hook into next St, yarn over, pull through stitch] 2 times, yarn over, pull through all loops on hook.

Notes:

  • Other yarn weights, and fiber types (with corresponding hook size), may be substituted with similar results. Measure as you go for best results.

Instructions (all sizes)

Round 1 (right side): Form an adjustable loop, Ch 5 (first Dc + Ch-2), [2 Dc, Ch 2] 5 times, Dc, Sl St into top of first St to join – 24 Sts; 12 Dc + 12 Ch

Round 2: Sl St into next St, Ch 3 (first Dc), (Dc, Ch 2, 2 Dc) into same Ch-2 space, [2 Dc, Ch 2, 2 Dc] into each of the next 5 Ch-2 spaces, Sl St to top of first Dc to join – 36 Sts; 24 Dc + 12 Ch

Round 3: Sl St into next 2 Sts, Ch 3 (first Dc), [2 Dc, Ch 2, 3 Dc, Ch1] into first Ch 2 Sp, [3 Dc, Ch 2, 3 Dc, Ch 1] into each of the next 5 Ch-2 spaces, Sl St to top of first Dc to join – 54 Sts; 36 Dc + 18 Ch

Round 4: Sl St into next 3 Sts, Ch 1 (not a St), [Sc into Ch 2 space, Ch 5, Dc into Ch-1 space, Ch 5] 6 times, Sl St into top of first Sc to join – 72 Sts; 6 Sc + 6 Dc + 60 Ch

Round 5: Sl St into next St, Ch 2 (first HDc), work 4 HDc into same Ch-5 space, Ch 2, (5 Hdc, Ch 2) into each of the next 11 Ch-5 spaces, Sl St to top of first St to join – 84 Sts; 60 Hdc + 24 Ch

Round 6:  Slip St into next 2 Sts, Ch 1 (not a St), [Sc, (3 Dc, Ch 1, 3 Dc) into Ch-2 space, skip 2 stitches] 12 times, Sl St to top of first Sc to join – 96 Sts; 12 Sc + 72 Dc + 12 Ch

Round 7: Slip St into next 4 Sts, Ch 1 (not a St), [(Sc, Ch 7) into Ch-1 space] 12 times, Sl St to top of first Sc to join – 96 Sts; 12 Sc + 84 Ch

Round 8: Sl St into next St, Ch 1 (not a St), work 8 HDc into each Ch-7 space around, Sl St to top of first HDc to join – 96 HDc.

Round 9-11: Ch 1 (not a St), HDc into each St around, Sl St to top of first HDc to join – 96 HDc.

Follow instructions for individual size.

24” 

Round 12: Ch 1 (not a St), [HDc2Tog, HDc into the next 14 Sts] 6 times, Sl St to top of first HDc2Tog to join- 90 HDc.

Round 13-17: Ch 1 (not a St), HDc into each St around, Sl St to top of first HDc to join – 90 HDc.

Round 18-22: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to top of first Sc to join – 90 Sc. 

Fasten off after last round worked.

22.5”

Round 12: Ch 1 (not a St), [HDc2Tog, HDc into the next 6 Sts] 12 times, Sl St to top of first HDc2Tog to join – 84 HDc.

Round 13-17: Ch 1 (not a St), HDc into each St around, Sl St to top of first HDc to join – 84 HDc. 

Round 18-22: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to top of first Sc to join – 84 Sc. 

Fasten off after last round worked.

20.75” 

Round 12: Ch 1 (not a St), [HDc2Tog, HDc into the next 6 Sts] 12 times, Sl St to top of first HDc2Tog to join – 84 HDc.

Round 13-14: Ch 1 (not a St), HDc into each St around, Sl St to top of first HDc to join – 84 HDc.

Round 15: Ch 1 (not a St), [HDc2Tog, HDc into the next 5 Sts] 12 times, Sl St to top of first HDc2Tog to join – 72 HDc. 

Round 16-17: Ch 1 (not a St), HDc into each St around, Sl St to top of first HDc to join – 72 HDc.

Round 18-22: Ch 1 (not a St), Sc into each St around, Sl St to top of first Sc to join – 72 Sc. 

Fasten off after last round worked.

Finishing

Sew in all ends. 

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Peace + Love + Crochet

Salena

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