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Flower-Bedecked Decorated Cap
Lion Brandฎ Homespun® - Microspun
Pattern Number: 50183-1

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
Circumference 20 inches [51 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-322 Homespun® Yarn: Baroque

Heathered Solid Medium violet and dark rose


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910-147 Microspun Yarn: Purple

Intense medium purple


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Lion Brand Double-Pointed Needles - Size 10
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Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
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Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
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Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
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Additional Materials
Size 10 [6 mm] 16" [40 cm] circular needle
GAUGE:
14 sts + 20 rows = 4 inches [10 cm] in St st (k every rnd)
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.


INSTRUCTIONS




HEM - Cast on 24 sts. Purl 1 row. Inc Row 1 (RS) (Knit into front
and back of next st twice, k to last 2 sts, (knit into back and front of next st)
twice – 28 sts. Repeat Inc Row every other row 4 more times – 44 sts. Next
Row Cast on 13 sts, purl across – 57 sts. Next Row Cast on 13 sts,
knit across – 70 sts. Place marker for beg of rnd and join, being careful not
to twist. Work even in St st for an additional 1 1/4" [3 cm]. Bind off very
loosely.

CAP - Work as for Hem until piece is joined in the rnd. Work even in St
st for an additional 5 1/2 inches [14 cm]. Crown Decreases (Note Change
to double-pointed needles when sts no longer fit on circular needle.) Rnd 1
*K 5, k2tog; repeat from * around – 60 sts. Rnd 2 *K 4, k2tog; repeat
from * around – 50 sts. Rnd 3 *K 3, k2tog; repeat from * around – 40
sts. Rnd 4 *K 2, k2tog; repeat from * around – 30 sts. Rnd 5 *K
1, k2tog; repeat from * around – 20 sts. Rnd 6 (K2tog) around – 10
sts. Rnd 7 (K2tog) around – 5 sts.

FINISHING - Break yarn, leaving a 6 inches [15 cm] tail. Thread tail
through remaining 5 sts; draw sts together and fasten. Sew Hem Place Hem
inside Cap with wrong sides together, matching shaping of brim along edges.
Whipstitch edges of Cap and Hem together. Whipstitch cast-on edge of Hem to
inside of Cap. Weave in ends.

CROCHETED FLOWER –With crochet hook and leaving a long tail for sewing,
ch 4. Join with slip st to form ring. Rnd 1 Ch 1, 12 sc in ring; join
with slip st to beg sc. Rnd 2 Ch 4, (skip next sc, dc in next sc, ch 2) 5
times; join with slip st in 2nd ch of beg ch – 6 ch2-spaces. Rnd 3 Ch
1, [(sc, hdc, dc, hdc, sc) in next ch-space] 6 times; join with slip st to beg
sc. Rnd 4 Ch 1, working behind Rnd 3, (slip st in back of next dc in Rnd
2, ch 3) 6 times; join with slip st to beg slip st.

Rnd 5 Ch 1, [(sc, hdc, 3 dc, hdc, sc) in next ch3-space] 6 times; join
with slip st to beg sc. Fasten off. Sew center of Flower to Cap using beg tail.

TRIM –
Sew center of Flower to Cap using beg tail.


ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet
hdc = half double crochet
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side


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