I modified a preemie pattern I found to make a hat for my son (that matches the scarf I made him). I *really* don't like the way it closes at the top, or maybe I'm just not doing it right, but I had to go searching for a pattern when mom decided she wanted one.
Here's David's, front and side view:
And here's the progress I'm making on mom's:
(Yellow, to match Dad's "Competition Yellow" ZR1 Corvette... retirement splurge. LOL They had all kinds of fun tooling around in it over the summer.)
So anyway, I'm not at all comfortable with making rounds, so I'm a little stuck on what I can do with hats. Does anyone have a GOOD crocheted hat pattern that would be easy for a beginner?