Crab Hat

Crab Hat

What You'll Need:

Bucket Canvas Hat
3" Red Pom Pom
Jumbo Chenille Stem Red
3mm Red Foam Sheet
Red Liquid Rit Dye
3 in 1 Glue

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 45 Minutes

How to Make a Crab Hat

Even the crabbiest kids will smile when they're wearing this Crab Hat. Make it as part of a Halloween costume or add it to your dress up collection. Either way, this project is great for young children who love sea creatures and fish!
  • 1 Dye hat

    Pre dye hat red, allow to dry.

  • 2 Punch holes

    Punch 2 holes approximately 6" apart on the front of the hat.

  • 3 Cut shapes

    Cut 4, 4" circles out of red foam and cut an pie shaped wedge out of each circle.

  • 4 Cut stem

    Cut 16" red chenille stem.

  • 5 Add chenille stem

    Feed through holes from the inside of the hat and out.

  • 6 Make pinchers

    Glue red circle back to back on the ends of chenille to create pinchers.