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Stars & Stripes Beret & Hat
Lion Brand® Chunky USA
Pattern Number: 20186

SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)
SIZE: One Size
Hat One size fits most adults Scarf 7" x 72"

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

420-113 Chunky USA yarn: Patriot Red (discontinued) Bright, true red.
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 1.99
Note: (A)

420-100 Chunky USA yarn: Snowcap White (discontinued) Crisp white
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Estimated Price: $ 1.99
Note: (B)

420-109 Chunky USA yarn: Flag Blue (discontinued) Medium blue
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Estimated Price: $ 1.99
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
10 sts + 10 rows = 4" (10 cm) in single crochet. 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.


INSTRUCTIONS



HAT

With C, ch 2.

Rnd 1 Work 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook.

Mark beg of rnd.



Rnds 2-13 Working in sc, inc 6 sts evenly spaced each rnd - 78 sts .



Rnd 14 Slip st around.



Rnd 15 Working in back loop only, sc around.



Rnd 16 Sc around.



Rnds 17-20 Working in sc, dec 6 sts evenly spaced around - 54 sts.



Rnd 21 Slip st around.



Rnds 22-24 Sc around.



Rnd 25 Change to A, and slip st around.

Fasten off.



Finishing

Embroider stars around band as pictured.

Weave in ends.

Scarf

With A, ch 181.

Row 1 Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 180 sts.



Row 2 Ch 1, turn; sc across.



Drop A, do not cut.

Begin at other end of row, change to B and work 2 rows sc.

Drop B, do not cut.

Pick up A, ch 2, work 2 rows sc.

Drop A, do not cut.

Pick up B, ch 2, work 2 rows sc.

Repeat last 4 rows twice.

Fasten off A and B.

With C, work 1 rnd sc around all 4 sides of scarf.

Fasten off.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)


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