Sunday, August 30, 2009

Sherpa Wannabe Hat


Sherpa Wannabe Hat

1 ball Lion Suede
1 ball Bernat Soft Boucle (scraps will work, Boucle is used only for trim)
J (6.0) and I (5.5) hooks





Crown

With Lion Suede and J hook, ch 4, sl st to form ring.

1. Ch 1 (counts as first sc now and throughout), 5 sc in ring, join with sl st to first sc. (6 sc)

2. Ch 1, sc in same st, 2 sc in each st around, join. (12 sc)

3. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next sts. *2 sc in next sc, sc in next st. Repeat from * around, join. (18 sc)

4. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 2 sts. *2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts. Repeat from * around, join. (24 sc)

5. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 3 sts. *2 sc in next st, sc in next 3 sts. Repeat from * around, join. (30 sc)

6. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 4 sts. *2 sc in next st, sc in next 4 sts. Repeat from * around, join. (36 sc)

7. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 5 sts. *2 sc in next st, sc in next 5 sts. Repeat from * around, join. (42 sc)

8. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 6 sts. *2 sc in next st, sc in next 6 sts. Repeat from * around, join. (48 sc)

9. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 7 sts. *2 sc in next st, sc in next 7 sts. Repeat from * around, join. (54 sc)

10. Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in next 8 sts. *2 sc in next st, sc in next 8 sts. Repeat from * around, join. (60 sc).

Work even until piece measures 7 inches from crown to base, sl st in last sc. Do not finish off.

Ear Flaps

Ch 1, turn.

1. Sc in next 12 sc, ch 1, turn. (12 sc)

2, 3. Sc across, ch 1, turn. (12 sc)

4. 2 sc tog, sc in next 10 sc, ch 1, turn. (11 sc)

5. Sc across, ch 1, turn. (11 sc)

6. 2 sc tog, sc in next 7 sc, 2 sc tog. Ch 1, turn. (9 sc)

7. Sc across, ch 1, turn. (9 sc)

8. 2 sc tog, sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc tog. Ch 1, turn. (7 sc)

9. Sc across, ch 1, turn. (7 sc)

10. 2 sc tog, sc in next 3 sc, 2 sc tog. FO. (5 sc)


Skip 21 sts on brim of hat, join yarn, ch 1.

Repeat rows 1-10 of ear flap. This ear flap should line up with the other when the hat is folded in half. FO.

With I hook, join boucle to any stitch on brim.

(2 sc in each st until ear flap, 18 sc evenly along side of ear flap. 2 sc in each st across, 18 sc evenly on the other side of the ear flap.) Repeat around, join, FO.