Thursday, November 17, 2005

SASSY HAT - child


copyright © 09/07/04 Dot Matthews

Hat size: 19 - 19 1/2
Gauge: 3 hdc rows = 2" and 7 hdc sts=2" (approximately)

Materials: K hook; 3 oz ww yarn, completed hat weighs 2 oz.

Note 1: Beginning chain does NOT count as a stitch.
Note 2: Numbers in ( ) at end of rows depicts total number of stitches for that row.
Note 3: When joining rows, skip over beginning chain and join in first actual stitch.

ROW 1: ch 3, 12 hdc in 1st st. Join in first hdc. (12 sts)

ROW 2: ch 2, 2 hdc in ea st around. Join in first hdc. (24 sts)

ROW 3: ch 2, 2 hdc in same st as join, 1 hdc in next st, *2 hdc in next st, 1 hdc in next st. Repeat from * around, join in first hdc. (36 sts)

ROW 4: ch 2, 2 hdc in same st as join, 1 hdc in next 2 sts, *2 hdc in next st, 1 hdc in next 2 sts. Repeat from * around, join in first hdc. (48 sts)

ROW 5: ch 2, 2 hdc in same st as join, 1 hdc in next 3 sts, *2 hdc in next st, 1 hdc in next 3 sts. Repeat from * around, join in first hdc. (60 sts)

ROW 6: ch 2, hdc in same st as join, 1 hdc in st to the right of st just made - that's the last stitch of the previous row - *sk the next st, hdc in next st, hdc in the st just skipped. Repeat from * around, join in first hdc. (30 crossed stitch groups)

ROW 7: ch 1, sc in same st as join and in ea st around, join in first sc. (60 sts)

ROW 8: ch 1, sc in same st as join and in ea st around, join in first sc. (60 sts)

ROW 9: ch 1, sc in same st as join, ch 3, *sk 3 sts, sc in next st, ch 3. Repeat from * around, join in first sc. (15 ch-3 spaces and 15 sc's)

ROW 10: ch 1, sc in same st as join, 3 sc over the ch-3 space, *sc in next sc, 3 sc over the next ch-3 space. Repeat from * around, join in the first sc. (60 sts)

ROW 11: ch 1, sc in same st as join and in ea st around. (60 sts)

ROW 12: ch 2, hdc in same st as join, 1 hdc in st to the right of st just made - that's the last stitch of the previous row - *sk the next st, hdc in next st, hdc in the st just skipped. Repeat from * around, join in first hdc. (30 crossed stitch groups)

ROW 13: ch 1, sc in same st as join and in ea st around, join in first sc. (60 sts)

ROW 14: ch 1, sc in same st as join and in ea st around, join in first sc. (60 sts)

ROW 15: WORK IN BACK LOOP ONLY FOR THIS ROUND: ch 1, TURN, 2 sc in first st, 1 sc in next 4 sts *2 sc in next st, 1 sc in next 4 sts. Repeat from * around, join in first sc. (72 sts)

ROW 16: ch 1, sc in same st as join and in ea st around, join in first sc. (72 sts)

ROW 17: ch 1, TURN, 2 sc in first st, 1 sc in next 5 sts, *2 sc in next st, 1 sc in next 5 sts. Repeat from * around, join in first sc. (84 sts)

ROW 18: ch 1, sc in same st as join and in ea st around, join in first sc. (84 sts)

ROW 19: ch 1, *sc in next 6 sts, 2 sc in next st. Repeat from * around, join in first sc. (96 sts)

ROW 20: sl st in ea st around, join in first sl st.


Fasten off and weave in ends.