1 skein bulky (5) weight yarn
Crochet hook size “K” / 6.5mm
Large eye needle to weave in ends
And to sew up seams
Ch – Chain
Sc – Single Crochet
BLO – Back loop only
HDC – Half double crochet
The hat is worked in rows and then seamed up the back and across the top.
Row 1, Sc in the 2nd ch from the hook and in each ch across
Rows 2 – 47, Ch 1, Work 1 Sc in BLO of each stitch across
Turn ribbing 90 Degrees,
Row 1, Ch 1 (does not count as a stitch now and
Throughout) Evenly space 47 HDC along
Side of ribbing length. Turn
Row 2 – 13, Ch 1, Work 1 HDC in each stitch across
Row 14, Ch 1, Work 1 sc in each of the next 9 stitches
*Work 1 hdc in the next stitch,
Work 2 hdc in each of the next 3 stitches,
Work 1 hdc in the next stitch,*
Work 1 sc in each of the next 19 stitches
Repeat from * to *
Work 1 sc in each of the remaining 9 stitches.
(53 stitches) Cut and secure yarn.
Seam up the back. Center the back seam to the center stitch (stitch 27) of the top. Seam the top, matching stitch for stitch. Turn right side out and enjoy!
Cpr. Revised January 2020 KarenGlasgowFollettDesigns