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Anana by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS hat with ear flaps in 2 threads Silke-Alpaca or Nepal

Size: S/M – M/L
Head measurement: approx 54/56 - 57/59 cm
Materials: DROPS Silke-Alpaca from Garnstudio
150 g for both sizes colour no 2920, orange mix
100 g for both sizes colour no 3609, red

Or use: DROPS Nepal from Garnstudio
150 g for both sizes colour no 2920, orange
100 g for both sizes colour no 3620, red

DROPS crochet hook size 6 mm – or the crochet hook size needed to obtain correct crochet tension.

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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Tags: hats,

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Crochet tension: 12 htr with 2 threads = 10 cm
Crochet info: Substitute first htr at beginning of row with 2 ch.
1 Half treble crochet (htr): YO around crochet hook, put crochet hook through sts under and gather thread. YO around crochet hook and pull through 3 sts on hook.
Decreasing tip: Dec at beg and end of each row by crocheting 2 htr tog to 1 as follows:
Crochet 1 htr, but wait pulling through (= 3 sts on crochet hook), then crochet next htr but when last pull through is made, pull yarn through all sts on crochet hook – now 1 htr sts is decreased.


Hat: Crochet hat from top down.
1st round: Crochet 3 ch with crochet hook size 6 mm and 1 thread of each colour (= 2 threads ), crochet 9 htr in 1st ch = 10 htr.
2nd round: Read Crochet tip! 2 htr on each htr = 20 htr.
3rd round: * 1 htr in first htr, 2 htr in next htr * repeat from *-* = 30 htr.
4th round: * 1 htr in each of first 2 htr, 2 htr in next htr * repeat from *-* = 40 htr.
5th round: * 1 htr in each of first 3 htr, 2 htr in next htr * repeat from *-* = 50 htr.
6th round: Crochet 1 htr on each htr but inc 5 htr evenly = 55 htr. (For size L repeat 6th round = 60 htr). Continue to crochet 1 htr in each htr until piece measures approx 18-20 cm.

Ear flaps: Start crocheting approx 5 cm from mid back. Crochet on crochet hook size 6 mm with 1 thread of each colour (= 2 threads) 12 htr along bottom edge of hat. Then crochet back and forth at the same time as dec 1 htr at beginning and end of each row – read Decreasing tips. Repeat decrease until 6 htr are left. Now 4 rows has been crochet in total. Repeat on other side.
Edge: Crochet on hook size 6 mm with 2 threads orange around hat at bottom edge and around ear flaps as follows: Start in seam mid back, 1 dc in sts. Continue to crochet 1 dc in each sts, but crochet 2 dc in outermost corner on ear flaps, finish with 1 sl st in 1st sl st at beg of round. Crochet round with 1 dc in each dc. Cut thread and sew.

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