This cute crochet Shamrock in a Hat applique will be a fun embellishment for St. Patrick’s Day! This crochet Shamrock is made from hearts and it wears a St. Patrick’s Day hat and a small bow.
You can use this crochet Shamrock for various embellishments or make a crochet Shamrock Garland.
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I found that St. Patrick’s Day is a wonderful opportunity to be creative. Earlier I published a St. Patrick’s Day crochet Unicorn applique. The face of this crochet Unicorn is made in the shape of a heart and both these appliques – the Unicorn and Shamrock in a Hat continue my series of Heart Shaped Creations.
You may also like these St. Patrick’s Day patterns: Crochet Horseshoe applique and Crochet St. Patrick’s Day Mickey and Minnie Mouse Appliques.
If you are looking for more St. Patrick’s Day crochet patterns, check out these patterns on the Etsy website!
Shamrock in a Hat – Free Crochet Pattern
The pattern for this Shamrock is also available as a print-friendly, styled and advertisement-free PDF file. You can get it from my Etsy Shop HERE. Free pattern is below.
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(See a list of crochet abbreviations used in patterns by yarn industry designers and publishers HERE):
Ch – chain
DC – double crochet
HDC – half double crochet
Rnd – round
SC- single crochet
Sl St – slip stitch
St (Sts) – stitch (stitches)
TR – treble crochet
Crochet Shamrock in a Hat is about 5.5” (14.5 cm) tall.
For the bow: cotton crochet thread size 10. I used Aunt Lydia’s crochet cotton threads, color – Forest Green.
For the Smile: embroidery floss, color -red
- Make a Shamrock. (Follow the Instructions for the crochet Shamrock applique).
2. Make a Hat.
Note: How to change to a new color
Work the final Stitch with the first color, but do not complete the Stitch. You will have 2 loops remain on the hook. Drop first color and draw through the loops on the hook new color and complete the Stitch.
Copyright: This pattern is an original design by GoldenLucyCrafts. You may not copy, rewrite, redistribute or resell this pattern in any form, this includes making video tutorials. You may not translate this pattern to another language and publish the pattern or any parts of it.
With dark green medium weight yarn and hook size H/8 (5 mm), Ch 5.
Row 1. SC in 2nd Ch from the hook and in each of next 3 Chs. Total – 4 SC. Turn.
Row 2, 3. Ch 1, SC in each St across. Total – 4 SC. Turn.
Row 4. Ch 1, SC in first St and in each of next 3 Sts, change color to black (see Note above). Turn.
Row 5. Black belt. Ch 1, (hold green color along previous row and enclose it in stitches from back of work as you work forward), SC in first St and in each of next 3 Sts, change color to green (see Note above). Cut off black color. Total – 4 SC. Turn.
Row 6. Ch 3, SC in 3rd Ch, SC in last St of previous Row and in each of next 3 Sts, do not turn, Ch 3, SC in 3rd Ch (work under back ridge of the chain), Sl St in 1st St of previous Row. Fasten off.
With yellow yarn embroider the buckle.
- Make a Bow. (Instructions for the crochet Bow is HERE).
Sew the Hat and the Bow on the Shamrock. Attach googly eyes and embroider the mouth.
I hope you enjoyed this Heart Shamrock in a Hat free crochet pattern!