By: Joanna’s Crochet
Lion Brand Flikka , size 3 dk weight (50% cotton 50% polyester, 3.5oz/100g, 196yds/179m) Color: Jump Rope, 1 skein
14 hdc x 10 rows= 4 x 4 in(10.2cm) Square
Finished measurements laid flat: 8.75in x 8.75in
Stitches Used/ Abbreviations
Slip Stitch- sl st
Single Crochet- sc
Double Crochet- dc
Half Double Crochet- hdc
Single Crochet 2 Together: sc2tog
Half Double Crochet 2 Together; hdc2tog
- Starting chains do not count as a stitch.
- This hat is worked in an even amount of stitches. If you prefer a more slouchy hat just add more stitches in an even count.
- For the beginning of the dc crossed st rounds, ch3, dc in next st then dc in same st as ch 3. Because the ch 3 is just for height you’ll need to place a dc in the same stitch to keep the even stitch pattern.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each st across. (9sts)
Row 2: Sc in 1st st, sc in blo in next 7 sts, sc in last st.
Row 3-67: Repeat row 2.
Next fold band in half with 2 ends together and sl st both layers of the band to close. Turn band right side out so that the sl sts are on the inside of the band.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 72 sc sts around band, sl st to ch 1.
Rnd2: Ch 2, hdc in same st as ch 2, hdc in each st around.
Rnd 3-4: Repeat rnd 2.
Rnd 5: Ch 3, dc in next st, dc in same stitch as ch 3. * skip in st,dc in next st, dc in skipped st*. Repeat from * to* 35x.
Rnd 6-8: repeat rnd 2.
Rnd 9: Repeat rnd 5
Rnd 10-12: Repeat rnd 2.
Rnd 13: Repeat rnd 5.
Rnd 14-16: Repeat rnd 2.
Rnd 17-18: Ch 2 hdc2tog in each st around.
Rnd 19-20: Ch1 sc3tog. Fasten off, leave a 5 inch tail to sew the remaining sts closed. Weave in ends.
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