Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Moonwalk Hat
Lion Brand® Fun Fur®
Pattern Number: L10613B Ring in the new year with a fun hat at your next party, like this crocheted one made out of Fun Fur.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 18 in. (45.5 cm) Finished Height About 11 in. (28 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

320-102 Fun Fur Yarn: Flamingo

Neon pink

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GAUGE:
9 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) with 2 strands of yarn held tog. 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.

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, draw through all 3 loops on hook - 1 st decreased.

NOTES:
1.

Hat is worked in continuous rnds, from lower edge up to top of Hat.

Do not join at ends of rnds.

2.

Hat is worked with 2 strands of yarn held tog throughout.

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, as follows: With 2 strands of yarn held tog, and leaving a long beg yarn tail, ch 41, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across – 40 sts at the end of this row.

Taking care not to twist Row 1, work first st of Rnd 2 into first st of Row 1.

Proceed with Rnd 2.

Use beg yarn tail to sew first st of Row 1 to lower edge of last st of Row 1.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT With 2 strands of yarn held tog, ch 40.

Taking care not to twist ch, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.

Rnd 1: Sc in each ch around; do not join, work in continuous rnds - 40 sc at the end of this rnd.

Place marker in first st for beg of rnd; move marker up as each rnd is completed.

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.

Rnd 2: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 3: *Sc in next 5 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 30 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 4: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 5: *Sc in next 4 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 25 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 6: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 7: *Sc in next 3 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 20 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 8: *Sc in next 2 sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 15 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 9: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 10: *Sc in next sc, sc2tog; rep from * around - 10 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnds 11-13: Sc in each sc around.

Rnd 14: *Sc2tog; rep from * around - 5 sts at the end of this rnd.

Rnd 15: Sc in each sc around.Fasten off.

Cut yarn, leaving a long tail.

Thread tail through last row of sts and pull to gather.

Knot securely.



FINISHING Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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)
hdc = half double crochet
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
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beg = begin(s)(ning)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
k = knit
p = purl
pat = pattern
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rev = revers(e)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
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)
tog = together


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