The bitter cold has passed and the trees and flowers are in full bloom. You have packed away your bulky winter clothes, coats, scarves, gloves and hats for the season. It’s warm and sunny out and the last thing you are thinking about is crocheting a hot sweaty beanie, right? I mean, who on earth would […]
Here is our newest cap called the Crochet for Cancer Basketweave Vertical Stripe Cap. Below is the Free Pattern. We would love to see your photos on our Facebook Page. Design by Tracy Wells – Co-Founder, Crochet for Cancer, Inc. with assistance by Paula Daniele, Crochet Hooks You. Materials Required 1 skein of Medium Worsted […]
It was absolutely amazing. We delivered 41 chemo caps and a few lap blankets to 4 locations around South Bend, Indiana on April 17, 2012. The video below is of Gwen P., a wonderful nurse at Memorial Hospital’s Infusion Center who has experienced first hand how the free hats have uplifted the patients. Thank you […]
If you are interested in helping crochet chemo hats & beanies I found a great pattern. It’s a simple double crochet with a single crochet ribbing around the bottom. I tweaked it a little to make it a bit larger but the original pattern is fine to. I embellished it with a flower and button.
I have posted a few free hat patterns in my blog that I have found on the web and thought would be good to use when making chemo hats. Feel free to experiment with patterns and create your own style. We accept any style crochet/knit hat donations.