Thursday, November 17, 2005

PUFF N STUFF

PUFF N STUFF
a bucket hat
copyright © 08/29/04 Dot Matthews
Puff N Stuff fPuff N Stuff side
same hat different look

K hook
ww yarn
gauge: 6 rows sc = 2" and 7 sc stitches = 2"

Specialty St:
PUFF ST: (yo, insert hook in designated st, yo draw up a loop) 4 times. there will be 9 loops on hook. Now yo, draw through all 9 loops. Puff Stitch made.

Note 1: do not join rows unless instructed to do so.
Note 2: use a marker to indicate the beginning stitch of the row, move the marker as you complete the row.
Note 3: the beginning ch 3 counts as the first dc
Note 4: numbers in ( ) at end of rows indicates number of stitches for the row.

ROW 1: ch 2, 12 sc in 1st sc. (12 sts)

ROW 2: 2 sc in each st around. (24 sts)
don't forget to place a marker in the first stitch

ROW 3: 1 sc in each st around (24 sts)

ROW: 4: (2 sc in 1st st, 1 sc in next st) around (36 sts)

ROW 5: 1 sc in ea st around (36 sts)

ROW 6: (2 sc in 1st st, 1 sc in next 2 sts) around (48 sts)

ROW 7: 1 sc in ea st around (48 sts)

ROW 8: (2 sc in 1st st, 1 sc in next 3 sts) around (60 sts)

ROW 9: 1 sc in ea st around (60 sts)

ROW 10: repeat row 9 (60 sts)

ROW 11: repeat row 9 (60 sts)

ROW 12: repeat row 9 (60 sts)

ROW 13: repeat row 9 (60 sts)

ROW 14: repeat row 9 (60 sts)

ROW 15: repeat row 9 (60 sts)

ROW 16: sc in each st around, join with a sl st to first sc. (60 sts)

ROW 17: ch 3, puff st in next st, (dc in next st, puff st in next st) around, join in beg ch 3. (30 puff sts and 30 dc)

ROW 18: ch 1, sc in same st as join, sc in ea st around, join in 1st sc. (60 sts)

ROW 19: ch 1, sc in same st as join, sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, (sc in next 3 sts, 2 sc in next st) join in 1st st. (75 sts)

ROW 20: ch 1, TURN, work in back loops only for this round, 1 sc in ea st around, join in 1sc (75 sts)

ROW 21: ch 3, TURN, Puff st in next st (dc in next st, puff st in next) around to last 2 sts, sk 1 st, puff st in last st. Join in beg ch 3. (37 puffs and 37 dc)

ROW 22: ch 1, sc in ea st around, join in 1st sc. (74 sts)

ROW 23: repeat row 22 (74 sts)

ROW 24: ch 3, puff st in next st, (dc in next st, puff st in next) around. join in top of beg ch 3. (37 puffs and 37 dc's)

ROW 25: ch 1, reverse sc around, join in first st. (74 sts)

Fasten off and weave in ends.