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Blue Moon Hat
Lion Brand® Fun Fur®
Pattern Number: L10602
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 17 in. (43 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes.
320-109 Fun Fur Yarn: Sapphire Intense royal blue
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.98
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size K-10.5 (6.5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.65
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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12 sc + 14 rnds = about 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.
sc2tog (sc decrease) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.
Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.
Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook - 1 st decreased.
Hat is worked in continuous rnds beginning at the crown (top of Hat).
Do not join and do not turn at end of rnds.
Rnd 1: Work 6 sc in first ch; do not join, work in continuous rnds.
Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Work 2 sc in each st around - 12 sts at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: *2 sc in next st, sc in next st; rep from * around - 18 sts.
Rnd 4: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts; rep from * around - 24 sts.
Rnd 5: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts; rep from * around - 30 sts.
Rnd 6: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 4 sts; rep from * around - 36 sts.
Rnd 7: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 5 sts; rep from * around - 42 sts.
Rnd 8: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 6 sts; rep from * around - 48 sts.
Rnd 9: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 7 sts; rep from * around - 54 sts.
Rnd 10: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 8 sts; rep from * around - 60 sts.
Rnd 11: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 9 sts; rep from * around - 66 sts.
Rnd 12: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 10 sts; rep from * around - 72 sts.
Rnd 13: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 11 sts; rep from * around - 78 sts.
Rnd 14: *2 sc in next st, sc in next 12 sts; rep from * around - 84 sts.
Place marker anywhere in this rnd to indicate last increase rnd.
This marker is in addition to the beg of rnd marker; do not move this marker up.
Rnd 15: Sc in each st around.
Rep Rnd 15 until piece measures about 3 in.
(7.5 cm) from marker in Rnd 14.
Next (Decrease) Rnd: *Sc2tog, sc in next st; rep from * around - 56 sts.
Next (Decrease) Rnd: *Sc2tog, sc in next 12 sts; rep from * around - 52 sts.
Next 3 Rnds: Sc in each st around.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
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