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DROPS 93-42 by DROPS Design

DROPS Crochet hat in Puddel and Eskimo

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Size: One Size

Materials: Puddel
50 g colour no 06, light grey
50 g colour no 07, grey
and use:
Eskimo
50g colour no 30, baby pink

DROPS crochet hook size 10mm and 6mm

Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.

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Tension: 7 tr using 2 threads Puddel and crochet hook 10mm = width 10cm.
8 dc using 1 thread Eskimo and crochet hook 6mm = width 10cm

Crochet info: at the beginning of each round, replace 1 tr/dc with 3/1 ch and finish each round with a sl st in 3rd/1st ch from beginning of round.

Decreasing crochet sts: crochet together 2 st to 1 st. Crochet 1 tr, but wait with the last “pull through” leaving 3 loops on your hook. Crochet another tr, but on the last “pull through” - pull the yarn through all loops = 1 st bound off.

Crochet 4 ch using crochet hook 10mm and 2 threads Puddel. Form a ring with a sl st and crochet as follows:
1st round: crochet 13 tr in the ring (see Crochet info above)
2nd round: crochet 2 tr in each tr = 26
3rd round: *1 tr in first tr, 2 tr in next tr*, repeat from *-* until end of round = 39 tc
4th round: 1 tr in each tr = 39 tr
5th round: *1 tc in first and second tr, 2 tc in next tr*, repeat from * to * until end of round = 52 tr
6th round: 1 tr in each tr but inc. 3 tr evenly on round (2 tr in 1) = 55 tr
7th round: *3 tr, crochet next 2 tr together (see decreasing above)*, repeat from *-* = 44 tr.
8th round: Change to hook 6mm and Eskimo. Crochet 4 rounds dc, at the same time dec. no of st to 40 evenly on first row – dec dc by skipping 1 tr from previous row.

Spirals: Crochet 3 spirals, which are sewn to top of hat.
1 spiral = crochet with hook 6mm and Eskimo as follows:
1st row: 10 ch, turn
2nd row: 3 dc in each ch, cut thread.
Crochet another 2 spirals, one with 14 ch and one with 18 ch. Attach to top of hat.

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