Made one for Violet and for Christopher. A day project. For sure, Violet's only took one skein (and maybe less) and not all that much for Chris's. Maybe just a tad more than a skein, plus I made the bottom band on his a different color.
Half Double Crochet Basic Beanie - My Most Requested Hat Pattern Crocheted with Red Heart With Love and a mm (I) crochet hook. Available in sizes preemie to adult large. This is the free crochet hat pattern you have been searching for!