Crochet Beach Hat Free Pattern – the Salt Grass Hat

If you’ve ever visited Topsail Island, or any number of beaches in Coastal North Carolina, you’ll have seen the beautiful sea oats and grasses that protect the sand dunes there. Walking alongside the dunes and the beach grass always take me back to my “honeymoon” […]

Chevron Puffs Newborn Hat

There’s still just a bit of time left to crochet some Little Red Hats for Little Hats Big Hearts this year. (And if you miss the deadline for 2018, you can always start working on hooking a few of these crochet newborn hat patterns now […]

Scalloped Toddler Beach Hat

Find the free toddler hat pattern on!

My sweet little daughter loves going to the beach. I joke that she’s part mermaid, but I know she inherited her love of water (and her fair complexion) from her father. If she could, she would linger all day playing in the waves and the sand, […]

Bay Breeze Cloche – Free Ladies Crochet Beach Hat Pattern

Find the free Bay Breeze Cloche pattern at!

All my life, I’ve been enamored with hats.  I’ve worn cowboy hats, baseball caps, beanies, and even (briefly!) a heinous bucket hat, circa 2000! Somehow, though, I never seemed to find one that really fit me. Now that I’m finally settling into our beach lifestyle […]