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Crochet Gauge: 8 htr on hook size 8 mm = 10 cm in width.
Note: Because of different crochet techniques used by the individual, the gauge may vary, so you might have to drop a size up or down in hook size to obtain the correct gauge.
Crochet info: Replace the 1st htr on each round with 2 ch. Finish each round with a sl st in the 2nd ch from beg of round.
How to bind off crochet st:
Crochet together 2 st to 1 st. Crochet 1 htr, but wait with the last “pull through” leaving 3 loops on your hook. Crochet another htr, but on the last “pull through” - pull the yarn through all 6 loops = 1 st bound off.
Crochet 4 ch on hook size 8, in Eskimo and form a ring with a sl st.
1st row; Crochet 8 htr in loop - see crochet info above.
2nd row; Crochet 2 htr in each st. From now on only pull the hook through the back part of st – to get the special texture =16 htr
3rd row; *1htr in the first st, 2 htr in next st* repeat *-* = 24 htr
4th row; *1htr in the first 2 st, 2 htr in next st* repeat *-* = 32 htr
5th row; *1htr in first 3 st, 2 htr in next st* repeat *-* = 40 htr
6th row; *1htr in first 4 st, 2 htr in next st* repeat *-* = 48 htr
7th. row; *1htr in first 5 st, 2 htr in next st* repeat *-* = 56 htr
8th. row; *1htr in first 6 st, 2 htr in next st* repeat *-* = 64 htr
9 – 12th row; 1htr in every st = 64 htr
13th row; *Crochet 6 htr, crochet htr no 7 & 8 together (see explanation: How to bind off crochet st.)* repeat from *-* = 56 htr.
14th row; *Crochet 5 htr, crochet htr no 6 & 7 together* repeat from *-* = 48 htr.
15th row; *Crochet 4 htr, crochet htr no 5 & 6 together* repeat from *-* = 40 htr.
16-18th row;1dc in every st = 40 dc
Continue to crochet the peak of the cap in 2 threads of Eskimo on the front 18 st.
1st. row; Crochet 1 htr in every st = 18 htr.
2–4th row; Turn, crochet 2 ch, crochet the next 2 htr. tog. (see explanation: How to bind off crochet st.) continue in htr, but crochet the last 2 htr together = 12 st.
5th row; Crochet a row of sl sts around the hat and the peak (1 sl st in each st)
Decoration stripes: Insert a marking thread either side of the cap in row 16. Crochet 1 sl st in a st near the marking thread, make the sl st 1–1.5 cm long, crochet another sl st in row 15, make the sl st 1–1.5 cm long, crochet a sl st in row 14 - and so on . Continue to the other marking thread. Make 2 more stripes.
Knitting Gauge: 10 sts x 14 rows on needles size 7mm in stocking sts. = 10 x 10 cm.
Scarf: Cast on 15 sts using 2 needles size 7 in Puddel (use both needles to make sure the edge will be stretchy). Remove one needle and knit l row from the wrong side. Continue in stocking sts until the scarf measures 79 cm. Knit 1 row from the wrong side and bind off.
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