Claire the Crochet Coconut

Claire the Crochet Coconut Pattern

  1. Materials and Resources

Below is a list of everything you will need to make this hat

  • Paintbox Simply Aran – 100g balls in any colours you choose – I used the following colours;
    • Coffee Bean (210)
    • Paper white (200)
    • Small amount of black for mouth
  • 2 x 10mm safety eyes
  • stuffing
  • 4mm hook
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors
  • Stitch marker
  1. Stitch List

Below is a list of all the stitches (and their abbreviations) featured in this series of patterns.  All terms used are American.

  • Sc – single crochet
  • Ch – chain
  • Sc inc – sc increase
  • Sc dec – sc decrease (invisible kind)
  • m/c – magic circle
  • sl st – slip stitch
  1. Notes

Here are a few handy tips to help you with the pattern.

  • Gauge – no specific gauge required but you need to work as tightly as possible to avoid stuffing showing through.
  1. Pattern

Coconut Inside – in white

Row Instruction Stitches
1 6 sc in m/c 6
2 (sc inc) x 6 12
3 (sc, sc inc) x 6 18
4 (2 sc, sc inc) x 6 24
5 (3 sc, sc inc) x 6 30
6 (4 sc, sc inc) x 6 36
7 (5 sc, sc inc) x 6 42
8 (6 sc, sc inc) x 6 48
9-17 Sc around 48
18 (6 sc, sc dec) x 6 42
19 (5 sc, sc dec) x 6 36
20 (4 sc, sc dec) x 6 30
Turn inside out 
21 In b/l sc around 30
22 (4 sc, sc inc) x 6 36
23 (5 sc, sc inc) x 6 42
24 (6 sc, sc inc) x 6 48
Sl st and cast off

Coconut Outside – in Brown

Row Instruction Stitches
1 6 sc in m/c 6
2 (sc inc) x 6 12
3 (sc, sc inc) x 6 18
4 (2 sc, sc inc) x 6 24
5 (3 sc, sc inc) x 6 30
6 (4 sc, sc inc) x 6 36
7 (5 sc, sc inc) x 6 42
8 (6 sc, sc inc) x 6 48
9 (7 sc, sc inc) x 6 54
10 (8 sc, sc inc) x 6 60
11-18 Sc around 60
Add eyes between rows 16 & 17 6 stitches apart
19 (8 sc, sc dec) x 6 54
20 (7 sc, sc dec) x 6, turn work 48
21 Insert inside of coconut inside the outside of coconut and sc the white and brown together using brown

Stuff the bottom and sides lightly when you are ¾ way round sc both pieces together

48

Coconut Top – make 2, 1 in Brown & 1 in white

Row Instruction Stitches
1 6 sc in m/c 6
2 (sc inc) x 6 12
3 (sc, sc inc) x 6 18
4 (2 sc, sc inc) x 6 24
5 (3 sc, sc inc) x 6 30
6 (4 sc, sc inc) x 6 36
7 (5 sc, sc inc) x 6 42
8 (6 sc, sc inc) x 6 48
9 Now place the two pieces wrong sides together and sc them together in brown 48
10 With brown side facing up, place top over coconut and sl st top to main coconut directly opposite the eyes for about 20 stitches 20
  • Sew a mouth centrally under the eyes in black.
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