DROPS design: Pattern no w-053-bn
Yarn group C
Size: 3/5 - 6/9 - 10/12 years
Head circumference: 50/52 - 52/54 - 54/58 cm / 19¾"/20½" - 20½"/21¼" - 21¼"/22¾"
DROPS PARIS from Garnstudio
100-100-150 g color no 17, off white
DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 4 mm / G/6 – or size needed to get 17 sc/dc = width 10 cm / 4''.
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Replace first sc at beg of every sc round with 1 ch. Replace first dc at beg of every dc round with 3 ch. Finish every round with 1 sl st in first/third ch on round.
The piece is worked top down. Ch 4 on hook size 4 mm / G/6 with Paris and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch. REMEMBER THE CROCHET GAUGE!
ROUND 1: READ CROCHET INFO! Work 8 sc in ch-ring.
ROUND 2: Work 2 sc in every sc the entire round = 16 sc.
ROUND 3: * 1 sc in first sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the rest of the round = 24 sc.
ROUND 4: * 1 sc in each of the first 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 32 sc.
ROUND 5: * 1 sc in each of the first 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 40 sc.
ROUND 6-8: Continue inc the same way until there are 64 sc on round – work 1 sc more than previous round for every round between every inc. Work 1 round with sc while AT THE SAME TIME inc 2-8-14 sc evenly = 66-72-78 sc. Work 1 sc in every sc until piece measures 8-9-10 cm / 3"-3½"-4" from the middle.
Continue as follows:
ROUND 1: Work 3 dc in first sc, * skip 2 sc and work 3 dc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round and finish with skip 2 sc = 22-24-26 dc-groups.
ROUND 2-8: Ch 3, skip first dc-group from previous round, * 3 dc in space between the next 2 dc-groups *, repeat from *-* the entire round and finish with 2 dc in last space and 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round. Turn piece.
ROUND 9: Continue to work in the round. Work 1 ch and then 1 sc in every dc the entire round = 66-72-78 sc and finish with 1 sl st in 1 ch from beg of round.
ROUND 10: Work * 1 dc in each of the next 2 sc, then 2 dc in next sc *, repeat from *-* = 88-96-104 dc.
ROUND 11: * 1 dc in each of the next 3 dc, then 2 dc in next dc *, repeat from *-* = 110-120-130 dc.
ROUND 12: Work 1 dc in every dc the entire round. Fasten off.
Fold the brim at the front of hat and fasten with a stitch.
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