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Greens Easy Stripes Topper
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: 70721AD

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Circumference 20 in. (51 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes.

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-170 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Pea Green

Bright yellow-green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 2.47
Note: (A)

860-174 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Olive

Warm medium green


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 3.29
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size J-10 (6 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


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

GAUGE:
12 sc = 4 in. (10cm). 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:
Carry unused color up WS of work.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT
With A, ch 4, join with sl st in beg ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 1, work 6 sc in ring, join with sl st in beg ch.


Rnd 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each sc, join with sl st in beg ch - 12 sc.
Rnd 3: Ch 1, *sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch - 18 sc.

Change to B.
Rnd 4: With B, ch 1, *sc in each of next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch - 24 sc.
Rnd 5: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 3 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch - 30 sc.
Rnd 6: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch - 36 sc.
Change to A.
Rnd 7: With A, ch 1, *sc in each of next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch - 42 sc.
Rnd 8: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch - 48 sc.
Rnd 9: Ch 1, *sc in each of next 7 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch - 54 sc.
Change to B.
Rnd 10: With B, ch 1, *sc in each of next 8 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around, sl st in beg ch - 60 sc.
Rnds 11 and 12: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, sl st in beg ch - 60 sc.
Change to A.
Rnd 13: With A, ch 1, *sc in each of next 2 sc, ch 2, skip 2 sc; rep from * around, join with sl st in beg ch.
Change to B.
Rnd 14: With B, ch 3, *skip 2 sc, 2 sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 2; rep from * around, sl st in first ch of beg ch-3.
Change to A.
Rnd 15: With A, ch 1, 2 sc in ch-3 sp, *ch 2, skip 2 sc, 2 sc in next ch-2 sp; rep from * around, sl st in beg ch.
Change to B.
Rnd 16: With B, ch 3, skip 2 sc, *2 sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, skip 2 sc; rep from * around, sl st in first ch of beg ch-3.
Change to A.
Rnd 17: With A, ch 1, 2 sc in first ch-3 sp, *ch 2, skip 2 sc, 2 sc in next ch-2 sp; rep from * around, sl st in beg ch.
Change to B.
Rnd 18: With B, ch 3, skip 2 sc, *2 sc in next ch-2 sp, ch 2, skip 2 sc; rep from * around, sl st in first ch of beg ch-3.
Rnd 19: Ch 1, 2 sc in first ch-3 sp, *sc in next 2 sc, 2 sc in next ch-2 sp; rep from * around, sl st in beg ch.
Rnds 20 and 21: Ch 1, sc in each sc around, sl st in beg ch.
Change to A.
Rnds 22-24: With A, ch 1, sc in each sc around, sl st in beg ch.
Fasten off A.

Continue with B only.
Rnds 25-27: With B, ch 1, sc in each sc around, sl st in beg ch.
Fasten off.



FINISHING
Border
From RS, join A with sl st anywhere along lower edge of Hat.

Ch 1, work 1 rnd reverse sc (single crochet worked from right to left) around edge.

Fasten off.
Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)


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