• hook for size specified in basic beanie pattern (see link below)
• worsted weight yarn in black, light purple and darker purple
• yarn needle
• hdc = half double crochet
• ch = chain
• sl st
• st = stitch
First with your black yarn complete the basic beanie pattern here: http://hiphipcrochet1.blogspot.com/2014/10/hip-hip-crochet-basic-beanie-pattern.html
With the lighter purple ch 6
Row 1: hdc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn.
Rows 2&3: hdc in each st across. Ch 1, turn. At the end of row 3, join darker purple.
Rows 4&5: hdc in each st across. Ch 1, turn. At the end of row 5, rejoin lighter purple.
Rows 6-8: hdc in each sts across. Fasten off leaving a tail long enough to stitch to hat. Weave in other yarn tails.
Stitch eyes to hat.