Saturday, 29 June 2013

CROCHET GIRL BABY CAP



PATTERN FOR GIRL BABY CAP

Round 1: Magic Ring, CH 3, DC 10, pull ring tight, join to top CH of CH 3 
Round 2: CH 3, 2 DC each DC around. Join to top CH of CH 3. (20 DC)
 Round 3: CH 3. *2 DC in next DC, DC in next DC, repeat from * around. Join to top CH of CH 3. (30 DC) 
Round 4: CH 3. *2 DC in next DC, DC in next 2 DC, repeat from * around. Join to top CH of CH 3. (40 DC) 
Round 5: CH 3. *2 DC in next DC, DC in next 3 DC, repeat from * around. Join to top CH of CH 3. (50 DC)
 Round 6: CH 3. *2 dc in next DC, DC in next 4 DC, repeat from * around. Join to top CH of CH 3. (60 DC) Round 7-12: CH 3, DC in each DC around. Join to top CH of CH 3. Do not finish off.
Add one more row to the last step (totaling 13) for bigger kids.

Floppy Brim:

Round 1: ~Working in front loop only for this round only~CH 2 *2 HDC in next loop, HDC in next 2 loops, repeat from * around, connect to top of CH 2
Round 2: CH 2 *2 HDC in next HDC, HDC in next 2 HDC, repeat from * around, connect to top of CH 2 
Round 3-4: CH 2 *2 HDC in next HDC, HDC in next 4 HDC, repeat from * around, connect to top of CH 2 
Round 5: CH 2 *2 HDC in next stitch, 1 HDC in next 5 stitches, repeat from * around. connect to top of CH 2 
Round 6: CH 1, SC around, connect to CH 1

I used 3 strands of yarn and weaved them in and out every 2 stitches in row 12 (13 for the bigger kid size). Make sure you leave a little slack so the hat can stretch over the child’s head.

ENJOY THE PROJECT