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Miss Potter by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS hat with stripes and flowers in ”Lima”.

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DROPS 150-2

DROPS design: Pattern no li-043
Yarn group B
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HAT:
Size: S/M – L/XL
Head circumference: approx. 54/56 - 56/58 cm / 21''/22'' - 22''/22 3/4''

Materials:
DROPS LIMA from Garnstudio
100 g color no 5610, brown
50 g color no 0707, rust
And use some left-over red and green for decoration.

DROPS CROCHET HOOK SIZE 4.5 mm / US 7 – or size needed to get 16 sc x 18 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4’’ x 4’’.

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CROCHET INFO:
Replace first sc at beg of every sc round with 1 ch. Finish every round with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round.

STRIPES:
ROUND 1: Switch to rust and work 1 sl st in front loop of every sc the entire round.
ROUND 2: Switch to brown and work 1 sc in back loop of every sc from previous round with sc.
ROUND 3: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
ROUND 4: Switch to rust and work 1 sl st in front loop of every sc the entire round.
ROUND 5: Switch to brown and work 1 sc in back loop of every sc from previous round with sc.
ROUND 6-7: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
ROUND 8: Switch to rust and work 1 sl st in front loop of every sc the entire round.
ROUND 9: Switch to brown and work 1 sc in back loop of every sc from previous round with sc.
ROUND 10: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
ROUND 11: Switch to rust and work 1 sl st in front loop of every sc the entire round.
ROUND 12: Switch to brown and work 1 sc in back loop of every sc from previous round with sc.
ROUND 13: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
ROUND 14: Switch to rust and work 1 sl st in front loop of every sc the entire round.
ROUND 15: Switch to brown and work 1 sc in back loop of every sc from previous round with sc.
ROUND 16-17: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
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HAT:
The piece is worked top down. Ch 4 on hook size 4.5 mm/ US 7 with brown, form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch. REMEMBER THE GAUGE!
ROUND 1: READ CROCHET INFO! Work 5-5 sc in ch-ring.
ROUND 2: Work 2 sc in every sc the entire round = 10-10 sc.
ROUND 3: * 1 sc in first sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 15-15 sc.
ROUND 4: * 1 sc in each of the first 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 20-20 sc.
ROUND 5: * 1 sc in each of the first 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 25-25 sc.
ROUND 6: * 1 sc in each of the first 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 30-30 sc.
ROUND 7: * 1 sc in each of the first 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 35-35 sc.
ROUND 8: * 1 sc in each of the first 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 40-40 sc.
ROUND 9: * 1 sc in each of the first 7 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 45-45 sc.
ROUND 10: * 1 sc in each of the first 8 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 50-50 sc.
ROUND 11: * 1 sc in each of the first 9 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 55-55 sc.
ROUND 12: * 1 sc in each of the first 10 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 60-60 sc.
ROUND 13: * 1 sc in each of the first 11 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 65-65 sc.
ROUND 14: * 1 sc in each of the first 12 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 70-70 sc.
ROUND 15: * 1 sc in each of the first 13 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 75-75 sc.
ROUND 16: * 1 sc in each of the first 14 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 80-80 sc.
ROUND 17: * 1 sc in each of the first 15 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 85-85 sc.
ROUND 18: * 1 sc in each of the first 16 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 90-90 sc.
ROUND 19: Only worked in size L/XL: * 1 sc in each of the first 17 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 95 sc.
BOTH SIZES: Work 1 sc in every sc for 4 rounds. Then work STRIPES - see explanation above.

BRIM:
Work with brown on hook size 4.5 mm/ US 7 as follows:
ROUND 1: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
ROUND 2: * Work 1 sc in each of the first 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 108-114 sc.
ROUND 3: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
ROUND 4: * Work 1 sc in each of the first 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round = 126-133 sc.
ROUND 5: Work 1 sc in every sc the entire round.
ROUND 6: Work * 1 sc in next sc, 1 ch and skip 1 sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round, fasten off. Piece measures approx. 22-23 cm / 8¾”-9”.

FLOWER:
Worked in the round. Ch 4 on hook size 4.5 mm/ US 7 with red and form a ring with 1 sl st in first ch.
ROUND 1: ch 3 (= 1st dc), 11 dc in ch-ring, switch to rust and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round = 12 dc.
ROUND 2: ch 1, 1 sc in front loop of first dc, * ch 5, work back in ch-row as follows: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 dc in each of the next 2 ch, 1 sc in last ch, 1 sl st in front loop of next dc from 1st round *. Repeat from *-* 11 more times (= 12 times in total) and finish with 1 sl st in 1st sc from beg of round = 12 petals.
ROUND 3: Then work at the back of leaves from previous round. 1 ch, 1 sc in back loop of first dc, * ch 7, work back in ch-row as follows: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 dc in each of the next 4 ch, 1 sc in last ch, 1 sl st in back loop of next dc from 1st round *.
Repeat from *-* 11 more times (= 12 times in total) and finish with 1 sl st in 1st sc from beg of round = 12 petals.
Fasten off.

LEAF:
Ch 12 on hook size 4.5 mm/ US 7 with green, turn and work back in ch-row. Beg in 2nd ch from hook and work 1 st in every st: 4 sc, 1 hdc, 1 dc, 2 tr, 1 dc, 1 hdc, 1 sc, 1 ch, turn and work on the underside of ch-row, beg in first ch: 1 sc, 1 hdc, 1 dc, 2 tr, 1 dc, 1 hdc, 4 sc and 1 sl st in last ch on row.
Fasten off. Work 4 leaves in total.

ASSEMBLY: Sew leaves on to the back of flower and fasten the flower on the side of the hat.



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