Monday, February 13, 2012

Pretty Pink Flowers Hat

    * For an updated version of this pattern-go here. *

Do you have the scarf from last week finished yet?  How about a hat to go with it.
Yarn-use the rest of the skein from last week's post.

Hook-use hook I

 Ch4, join with sl st.
R1.  Ch3, 11dc in ring.  Join with sl st to top of ch3.  (12 dc)
R2.  Ch3, dc in same st.  2dc in each st around.  Join with sl st to top of ch3. (24 dc)
R3.  Ch3, 2dc in next st, *1dc in next st, 2dc in next st*, repeat around.  Join with sl st to top of ch3.
R4.  Ch 3, 1dc in next st, 2dc in next st, *1 dc in next 2 st's, 2dc in next st*, repeat around.  Join with sl st to top of  ch3.
R5.  Ch3, 1dc in next 2 st's, 2 dc in next st, *1dc in next 3 st's, 2dc in next st*, repeat around.  Join with sl st to top of ch3.
R6.  Ch 3, 1dc in each st.  Join with sl st to top of ch3.
R7.  Repeat R6.
R8.  Ch 3, 1dc in next 3 st's, 2dc in next st, *1dc in next 4 st's, 2dc in next st*, repeat around.  Join with sl st to top of ch3.
R9.  Repeat R6.
R10.  Ch3, 1dc in next 7 st's, 2dc in next st, *1dc in next 8 st's, 2dc in next st*, repeat around.  Join with sl st to ch3.  (80 dc.  very important to check that you have this many stitches for next row to turn out correctly)
R11.  Ch7,<* yarn over twice, insert hook in 4'th ch from hook, pull up a loop,[ yarn over and pull through two loops* twice* repeat between * once more, 3 loops on hook.  *Yarn over twice, insert hook in 3'rd st, pull up a loop, [yarn over and draw through 2 loops on hook] twice*, repeat between * twice more, 6 loops on hook.  Repeat between second set of * working in 4'th st, 9 loops remain on hook, yarn over and pull through all 9 loops.  Ch4, repeat between first set of *, yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook.>  Work 1 tr in 3'rd st, ch4, repeat between < > around for a total of  8 flowers.  Join with sl st to tip of beginning petal.
R12.  Ch6.{ < *Yarn over twice, insert hook into center of flower, pull up a loop,[ yarn over and draw through 2 loops] twice*, repeat between * twice more, yarn over and draw through 4 remaining loops on hook>, ch3, repeat between < > once more. Ch2, tr in top of previous tr. Ch 2}, repeat between { } around.  Join with sl st to 4'th ch of beginning ch6.
R13.  Ch3,* 2dc in ch2 sp, 1dc, 3dc in ch3 sp, 1dc, 2 dc in ch2 sp, 1dc*, repeat around.  Join with sl st to ch3.
R14.  Ch1, 1sc in each st around.  Join with sl st.  Finish off, work in ends.

And there you have it, a pretty flowered hat to keep you warm and dreaming of spring.