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Little Dipper Hat
Lion Brand® Vanna's Colors - Vanna's Glamour®
Pattern Number: L10586 Made in a sparkling blend of Vanna's Colors and Vanna's Glamour, this sweet, peaked pixi-style hat is perfect for any child in your life.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 18 in. (45.5 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes
Finished Height About 12 in. (30.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

862-210 Vanna's Colors Yarn: Sunset Coral

Deep mustard with fuchsia


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price:
Note: (A)

861-170 Vanna's Glamour® Yarn: Topaz

Light gold with metallic gold


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

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
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GAUGE:
9 sts = 4 in. (10 cm)
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog (sc 2 sts together) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop. Yarn over and draw through all 3 loops on hook - 1 st decreased.

NOTES:
1. Hat is worked with 1 strand each of A and B held tog.
2. Hat is worked in continuous rnds from lower edge up to crown (top of Hat). Do not join rnds and do not turn at beg of rnds.
3. If you find it difficult to join the beg ch into a ring without twisting the ch, Rnd 1 can be worked as a row, then joined into a rnd, as follows: Leaving a long beg tail, ch 41, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across; join with sl st in first sc - 40 sc at the end of this rnd. Use beg tail to sew gap at base of first row closed. Place marker for beg of rnd. Proceed to Rnd 2.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT

With 1 strand each of A and B held tog, ch 40. Taking care not to twist ch, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Ch 1, sc in each ch around; do not join, work in continuous rnds - 40 sc at the end of this rnd. Place marker for beg of rnd. Move marker up as work progresses.

Rnd 2: Sc in each sc around.

Rep last rnd until piece measures about 4 in. (10 cm) from beg.


Shape Crown (top of Hat)

Rnd 1: *Sc in next 6 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 35 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnds 2-4: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 5: *Sc in next 5 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 30 sts.

Rnd 6: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 7: *Sc in next 4 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 25 sts.

Rnd 8: *Sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 20 sts.

Rnds 9-11: Rep Rnd 6.

Rnd 12: *Sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 15 sts.

Rnd 13: Rep Rnd 6.

Rnd 14: *Sc in next sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 10 sts.

Rnds 15-17: Rep Rnd 6.

Rnd 18: *Sc2tog; rep from * around - 5 sts.

Rnd 19: Rep Rnd 6.

Fasten off. Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail. Thread tail through remaining sts and pull to gather.Knot securely.

FINISHING

Weave in ends.


ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
foll = follow(s)(ing)
pat = pattern
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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