Mini Santa Hat – Free Crochet Pattern

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Mini Santa Hat


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Mini Santa Hat Ornament

Nothing says Christmas like a Santa Hat! This adorable mini Santa hat ornament works up quickly and will add a pop of colour to your Christmas tree. Top with a fluffy mini pompom. Also can be used as a Christmas present topper.

This is a great free crochet pattern for beginners! be sure to check out the step by step video tutorial down below!

If you love this free crochet pattern make sure to check out the Cinnamon bobble treeMini Mosaic GnomePlaid Gift card cozy crochet ornaments! For some great family fun for the non-crocheter in your home check out the Mini Ring WreathBoho Beaded Pompom, Mini Tassel Angle and the Scrappy Christmas Ball Christmas Ornament easy crochet patterns! All Part of the MJ’S Merry Mini Christmas Collection!

Mini Santa Hat

“Santa Claus is anyone who loves another and seeks to make them happy; who gives himself by thought or word or deed in every gift that he bestows.”

-Edwin Osgood Grover


Wool of the Andes Worsted Weight by WeCrochet

100% Peruvian Highland Wool, 110yds/50g

A small amount of Yarn A/B


4mm/G Furls crochet hook – use code MJS15 for 15% off

– Tapestry Needle

– Twine

-Metal Ornament Hook

Mini Pompom maker


blo – Back Loop Only, ch – Chain, hdc – Half Double Crochet, rep – Repeat, sc – Single Crochet, sk – Skip, sl – Slip, sp – Space, st(s) – Stitch(es)


Body: 9 sts and 5 rows = 2″ in hdc

Band: 10 sts and 10 rows = 2″ in sc blo


A full video tutorial for the mini simple stocking ornament is available HERE

Mini Simple Stocking – Free Crochet Pattern

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The Mini Santa Hat ornament is worked from the bottom-up. Begin working the band in rows from the side across. Join the band and work the hat pattern in rounds around the band. Gather the hat and make a mini pompom with a pompom maker.



Mini Santa Hat



Row 1 (WS): With A, ch 7, 1 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook and in each ch across, turn—6 sts.

Row 2 (RS): Ch 1, sc in the blo of each st across, turn—6 sts.

Rows 3-18: Rep row 2. Last row ch 1. Fold the band in half with the RS facing, sl st the band together by working through the blo of the last row and starting ch of the first row.

Mini Santa Hat


Round 1: Ch 1, 1 sc st per row around the band, sl st in the first sc to join—18 sts. Change to B at the join. Cut A.

Round 2: With B, ch 2, 1 hdc in each st around, sl st in the first hdc to join—18 sts.

Rounds 3-4: Rep round 2.

Round 5: Ch 2, sk the first st, hdc in each st around, sl st in the first hdc to join—17 sts.

Round 6-12: Rep round 5 ending with 10 sts.

Last round fasten off, with yarn needle weave through the flo of each st around, pull hat tight and weave in ends.

Mini Santa Hat


Make a mini yarn pompom and attach it to the top of the hat. Watch tutorial HERE.


Use a metal ornament hook to hang or use it as a present topper.

Mini Santa Hat

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I’m so happy with how my Christmas Tree turned out. I added wooden bead garland and a few pinecone ornaments. I used my Easy C2C Blanket for my Tree Skirt and the Chunky Buffalo Plaid Crochet Throw to stay with the plaid theme. If you love my Christmas Sweater you can get it HERE and my skirt HERE. They really helped give my tree the rustic aesthetic I was going for!

Not only do these crochet ornaments look beautiful on a Christmas tree, but they make the perfect present toppers as well. The crochet decorations vary in skill level, and some can be made with no crochet experience. That way, the entire family can get involved.

Mini Santa Hat

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