1 Red Heart Light & Lofty, Brown Stripe, Color: 9991. Light and Lofty yarn gives it that fuzzy look, but any other super bulky weight 6 yarn should still work.
10.00mm (US 15) crochet hook
6-12 months (16"-19" head circumference)
Rnd 1: ch 2, 6 sc in second chain from hook, join beginning sc with a sl st.
Rnd 2: ch 2, 2 dc in each sc, join with sl st. (12 dc)
Rnd 3: ch 2, * 1 dc in next dc, 2 dc in next dc*, repeat * around, join with sl st. (18 dc)
Rnd 4: ch 2, *1 dc in next 2 dc, 2 dc in next dc*, repeat * around, join with sl st. (24 dc)
Rnd 5: ch 2, *1 dc in next 3 dc, 2 dc in next dc*, repeat * around, join with sl st. (30 dc)
Rnds 6-8: ch 2, 1 dc in each dc around, join with sl st. (30 dc)
Row 1: ch 2, 1 dc in next 6 dc (6 dc), turn,
Row 2: ch 2, 2 dc tog, 1 dc, 2 dc tog. (3 dc), finish off
Skip 10 dc and rejoin yarn to work on second earflap.
Sc around the edge and finish off.
Perfect as is or you can add yarn braid and tassels to bottom of earflap. Go here for a tassel tutorial at Serendipity Crochet.
Hat shown here on my boys is without braid and tassels and made a size bigger for toddlers.