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Urban Shadows Hat
Lion Brand® Landscapes®
Pattern Number: L40313
Crochet this cozy cap with just one ball of Landscapes. Designed by Marianne Forrestal.
SKILL LEVEL: Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference About 17 in. (43 cm), will stretch to fit Finished Height About 9 1/2 in. (24 cm)
CORRECTIONS: (applied Jan 22, 2015)
Rows 6-33: Rep Rows 2-5 seven more times. until piece measures about 17 in. (43 cm) from beg, working a Row 4 as the last row you work.
Rows 34-36: Rep Rows 2-4.The above is only a summary of corrections; the corrected pattern text is below (if free) or shipped upon completion of order (if purchased)
545-206 Landscapes: Metropolis
Self striping in shades of warm, purplish grey and black.
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
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Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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16 dc and 8 rows = 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.
Hat is worked as a rectangle then ends are sewed together to make Hat.
Top edge of Hat is gathered.
HAT Ch 39.
Row 1 (WS): Dc in 4th ch from hook (3 beg ch count as first dc), dc in each ch across – 37 dc.
Row 2: Ch 5 (counts as dc, ch 2 in this row and in all following rows), turn, sk first 3 sts, sc in next st, *ch 2, sk next 2 sts, dc in next st, ch 2, sk next 2 sts, sc in next st; rep from * to last 3 sts, ch 2, sk next 2 sts, dc in last st – 12 ch-2 sps, 7 dc, and 6 sc (for 6 pattern reps).
Row 3: Ch 1, turn, sc in first st, sk next ch-2 sp, 5 dc in next sc, *sk next ch-2 sp, sc in next dc, sk next ch-2 sp, 5 dc in next sc; rep from * to turning ch-sp, sc in 3rd ch of turning ch – Six 5-dc groups and 7 sc.
Row 4: Ch 5, turn, sc in center dc of first 5-dc group, *ch 2, sk next 2 dc, dc in next sc, ch 2, sc in center dc of next 5-dc group; rep from * to last 3 sts, ch 2, sk next 2 dc, dc in last sc – 12 ch-2 sps, 7 dc, and 6 sc (for 6 pattern reps).
Row 5: Ch 3 (counts as first dc), turn, 2 dc in first ch-2 sp, dc in next st, *2 dc in next ch-2 sp, dc in next st; rep from * to turning ch-sp, 2 dc in turning ch-sp, dc in 3rd ch of turning ch – 37 dc.
Rows 6-33: Rep Rows 2-5 until piece measures about 17 in.
(43 cm) from beg, working a Row 4 as the last row you work.
Do not fasten off.
Top Edging Row 1: Ch 1, do not turn, working across long side edge, sc around dc at end of first row, *sk end of next row, 5 dc around dc at end of next row, sk end of next row, sc around dc at end of next row; rep from * to last 3 rows, sk end of next row, 5 dc around dc at end of next row, sl st around dc at end of last row, sl st in base of dc at end of last row.
Fasten off, leaving a long yarn tail for sewing.
FINISHING From WS with long yarn tail, sew short edges of piece together to make a tube.
Tie Ch 90.
Wrap tie around Hat about 1 1/2 in.
(4 cm) below top edge and knot securely.
Tie ends into a bow.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
sp(s) = space(s)
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
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