ONE HOUR Crochet HAT
January 1, 2012: Happy New Year everyone! This is going to be another exciting year for crochet! Yesterday marked the end of the year long Crochet Dishcloth-a-day Challenge. Today marks the beginning of the new Crochet Challenge 2012. We will sponsor the challenge on a month-to-month basis with monthly themes and prizes. The theme for January is – Heads Up! – Hats, Caps, Snoods, etc. Entries must be in by Jan 20th, 2012. Winners will be announced by Feb 5, 2011. This crochet hat pattern was posted on Facebook last week. Tammy was able to crochet this hat using our easy to follow pattern in 45 minutes! See Tammy’s picture above left.
Original Design By: Maggie Weldon
Copyright 2012 Maggie Weldon
Skill: Super Easy Beginner
Size: To fit Adult Women
Head circumference = 21″-23½”
Hat circumference = 17″-19″
Materials: Bulky Weight Yarn:
Beige – 3½ oz, 148 yds (100 g, 135 m)
Red – ½ oz, 21 yds (14 g, 19 m)
(Patons Shetland Chunky – Aran & Wine)
Crochet Hook:Size N/P-15 (10.00 mm)
1) Use double strand of yarn held together throughout.
2) Instead of 2 strands Bulky yarn, use 3 strands of Worsted Weight yarn held together.
Rnd 1: (Right Side) Starting at center, holding 2 strands of Beige yarn together, ch 4, sl st in first ch to form ring; ch 1 (loosely), 12 dc in ring; join with sl st to first dc. Join all dc rounds in this manner. (12 dc)
Rnd 2: Ch 1 (loosely), 2 dc in each dc around; join as before. (24 dc)
Rnd 3: Ch 1 (loosely), 2 dc in first dc, dc in next dc, [2 dc in next dc, dc in next dc] around; join as before. (36 dc)
Rnds 4-9: Ch 1 (loosely), dc in each dc around; join as before. (36 dc)
Rnd 10: Ch 1, sl st in each dc around; join with sl st to first sl st. Finish off and weave in ends.
Rnd 1: (Right Side) Starting at center, holding 2 strands of Beige yarn together, ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook; join with sl st to first sc. (6 sc) Finish off and weave in ends.
Rnd 2: With right sidefacing, join double strand Red with sl st to any sc, * ch 2, (dc, ch 2, sl st) in same sc, sl st in next sc; rep from * around. (6 petals) Finish off leaving long end.
With right sides of Hat and Flower facing, using long end and yarn needle, sew Flower to Hat.
All Rights Reserved copyright 2012 Maggie Weldon