Brace yourself. It's time. Time to learn the magic loop. Pick up the white yarn and watch this tutorial:
Magic loop giving you trouble? Try this easier chain method instead. It'll probably leave you with a hole in the middle, but that's OK – you gotta do what you gotta do to make that circle.
Whether you made a circle using the magic loop or chain method, give yourself a pat on the back for starting a crochet piece all on your own!
|Round 1:||6 sc in magic loop||(6)|
|inc x 6||(12)|
|[sc, inc] x 6||(18)|
Invisible fasten off to make a smooth edge. Watch the video for a demo. It's different from how you ended the body:
Set it aside, and make a second ear back.