|Having continued to next round (6) and worked all the way to final sc round (11)|
this is what the hat looks like so far.
Please refer to pattern below for rnds 6-11
Rnd 6: Ch 1, sc in next 4 sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat 6 times =36 sc
Rnd 7: Ch 1, sc in next 5 sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat 6 times = 42 sc.
Rnd 8: Ch 1, sc in next 6 sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat 6 times = 48 sc.
Rnd 9: Ch 1, sc in next 7 sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat 6 times = 54 sc.
Rnd10:Ch 1, sc in next 8 sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat 6 times = 60 sc.
Rnd11:Ch 1, sc in next 9 sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat 6 times = 66 sc.
Rnd 12: Ch 2 (this counts as hdc), had in same st, hdc in next 32 std, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in each st around =68 sts, slip stitch in first hdc.
Work in continuous rnds in hdc until hat measures 3 1/2 ".
Final rounds: Work 2 rnds in sc, slip st to first st to join. Fasten off. Weave in ends.
If you choose to add a different colour for these last two rounds, simply add your choice of yarn and follow final round instructions.
|This is what my first round of half double crochet looks like|
next to the previous rounds of single crochet.
|I'm at the end of my first round of half double crochet|
(remember to keep this stitch marker here for the remainder of
You will be measuring your work from this marker.
|Join first round of half double crochet with a slip stitch.|
Remember, don't remove or shift the stitch marker
from this point on.
Keep it here to anchor measuring for
the 3 1/2 inches of hdc work.
|Work in continuous rounds in hdc until Hat measures 3 1/2"|
|I've worked a few rows of hdc, measuring up to 1 inch so far.|
I will stop here, for now
and continue tomorrow