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Squiggles Baby Hat
Lion Brand® Wool-Ease®
Pattern Number: 70228AD Pattern for matching blanket available here.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference 16 in. (40.5 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

620-177 Wool-Ease Yarn: Loden

Dark pine green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (A)

620-099 Wool-Ease Yarn: Fisherman

Natural cream


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.69
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.65


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
12 sc = 4 in. (10 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
1) Work in back loops only throughout.
2) Carry color not in use loosely along edge of work.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
With A, ch 29.
Row 1: Sl st in 2nd ch from hook and next 9 ch, sc in remaining 18 ch - 28 sts.

Drop, but do not cut, A.

Join B with sl st in last sc.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc tbl in next 18 sc, leave remaining sts unworked, ch 11.
Row 3: Turn, sl st in 2nd ch from hook and next 9 ch, sc tbl in remaining 18 sc.

Drop, but do not cut, B.

Pick up A.
Repeat last 2 rows, alternating A and B, until piece measures 16 in.

(40.5 cm) from beg, end with a Row 2 worked with B.
Last Row: With B, turn, sl st in 2nd ch from hook and next 9 ch; bring first row of Hat to meet last row.

Working through both thicknesses, sc in last 18 sc to join edges.

Fasten off.



FINISHING
Edging
From right side, join A with sl st along straight edge of Hat.

Ch 1, sc evenly around edge, join with sl st in first sc.

Fasten off.
Tie
With A, ch 32.
Row 1: Sl st in 2nd ch from hook and each ch across.

Fasten off.
Knot tie around "squiggles" at top of Hat.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop


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