Sunshine and Shells Summer Hat Crochet-A-Long!!!  Starting June 1st!!

Sunshine and Shells Summer Hat Crochet-A-Long!!! Starting June 1st!!

 

Sunshine and Shells Summer Hat CAL… Join the fun!!

 

Starting Wednesday June 1st, Join me for a fun 3 week

Crochet-A-Long…

Summer 2016 CAL

Week 1 ~ Wednesday June 1st – Pattern Preview, Materials List and Gauge Swatch!
Week 2 ~Wednesday June 8th – Top and Crown of Hat!
Week 3 ~ Wednesday June 15th – Brim and Shaping!

Each Tuesday Evening I will chat live on Facebook about the next days assignment… During the broadcast, you can ask questions and post your progress pictures in the post!!  I can’t wait for you to join me and we can all be wearing Beatrice Ryan Designs ~ Sunshine and Shells Summer Hat by the first day of Summer on June 20th!!
Join me tonight at 6pm PST for my Live Facebook Broadcast!!
I can’t wait to have some fun with you!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


 

Ladies Whimsical Warmth Beanie ~ Free Crochet Pattern

Ladies Whimsical Warmth Beanie ~ Free Crochet Pattern

Ladies Whimsical Warmth Beanie


 

Ladies ~ If you loved my Children’s Whimsical Warmth Beanie, You can now have one for yourselves…

Easy to make and fun to wear this slightly slouchy beanie is crocheted using worsted weight yarn in either multi-color or a solid!! This is a One Skein Project and is made with Vanna’s Choice Yarn by Lion Brand Yarn!

Ladies Whimsical Warmth Beanie - Cream

Here is the Ladies Whimsical Warmth Beanie made in a solid theme using  Vanna’s Choice Yarn in Beige!


Of course, if you were a fan of the children’s hat,,, You can make it in a fun and even more whimsical style using as many colors as you like!!

Ladies Whimsical Warmth Beanie multi

This fun whimsical style is made using Vanna’s Choice Yarn in Kelly Green, Terra Cotta, Honey and Cranberry!

If you love this hat,,, Make sure to save it to your Ravelry favorites!!  Click Here…

So if you are ready to make an easy beanie, let’s get started…  Grab your yarn and hooks and have some fun!!

Materials:

Worsted Weight Yarn ~ 170 yards total. If making a solid color hat you can use one skein. If making a multi-colored hat I used 4 colors. A, B, C & D.

Hooks ~  I & J

Yarn Needle

 

Gauge:

2″ x 2″ = 7 sc x 8 rows

 

Stitches: 

yo ~ yarn over     sk ~ skip     sp ~ space     st ~ stitch     sl st ~ slip stitch     ch ~ chain     sc ~ single crochet

dec ~ decrease (insert hook in st, pull up loop, insert hook in next st, pull up loop, yo and draw through all 3 loops on hook.)

Puff Stitch ~ (Yo, insert hook in designated space, pull up a loop) 4 times, yo and pull through all 9 loops on hook, ch 1. Make sure all loop you pull up are a double crochet height.

* When making multi-colored hat, join with sl st in the same st you finished off in the last round.*

Instructions:

Band Ribbing: 

Approximately 22″

Using I Hook

With Color A or solid ~ Ch 5

Row 1:  Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each across. = 4 sc

Rows 2 – 66: Ch 1, turn, sc in back loop of each st across.  = 4 sc

Finish off leaving a long tail for sewing band together.

Join beginning ch foundation row to row 66 and sew together in 1 loop of each row to form the band of the hat.

Hat Crown:

You will now be working in the round and continuing with color A if making multi-colored hat.

Change to J Hook

Rnd 1:  Working in end of rows of Hat Band Ribbing.  Join in any row end with sl st. Ch 1, sc in same st and in each row end st around. Join with sl st to beginning sc . = 66 sc.

Rnd 2:  Ch 1, sc in 1st st, ch 1, sk st, *sc in next st, ch 1, sk st* Repeat * * around. Join with sl st to 1st sc. = 33 sc & 33 ch-1 sps.

Rnd 3:  Sl st in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, Puff st in same sp, ch 1, *Puff st in next ch-1 sp, ch 1*, repeat * * around. Join to top of 1st Puff  st. = 33 Puff sts & 33 ch-1 sps.

Rnd 4:  Ch 1, sc in same st, sc in each ch-1 sp and the top of each Puff st around.  Join with sl st to beginning sc.  = 66 sc

Rnd 5:  Ch 1, sc in each st around. Join with sl st to beginning sc. = 66 sc

Change to Color B if making multi-colored hat

Rnd 6 & 7:  Ch 1, Sc in each st around. Join with sl st to beginning sc. = 66 sc

Rnd 8 -11:  Repeat rounds 2 – 5

Change to Color C if making multi-colored hat

Rnd 12 & 13:  Ch 1, sc in each st around.  Join with sl st to  beginning sc. = 66 sc

Rnd 14 – 17:  Repeat rounds 2 – 5

Change to Color D if making a multi-colored hat

Rnd 18:  Ch 1, sc in 1st 4 sts, dec, *sc in next 4 sts, dec*, Repeat * * around. Join to beginning sc. = 55 sc

Rnd 19: Ch 1,  sc in 1st 9 sts, dec, *sc in next 9 sts, dec*, Repeat * * around. Join to beginning sc. = 50 sc

Rnd 20: Ch 1, sc in 1st st, ch 1, sk st, *sc in next st, ch 1, sk st*, Repeat * * around. Join with Sl St to beginning sc. = 25 sc & 25 Ch 1.

Rnd 21:  Repeat Round 3. = 25 Puff Sts & 25 Ch 1 sps.

Rnd 22:  Ch 1, sc in each puff st and each ch 1 sp around. Join with sl st to beginning sc. = 50 sc

Rnd 23:  Ch 1, sc in 1st 3 sts, dec, *sc in next 3 sts, dec*, Repeat * * around. Join with sl st to beginning sc. =40 sc

Change to color A if making a  multi-colored hat

Rnd 24:   Ch 1, sc in 1st 2 sts, dec, *sc in next 2 sts, dec*, Repeat * * around. Join with Sl St to beginning sc. = 30 sc

Rnd 25:  Ch 1, sc in 1st st, dec, *sc in next st, dec*, Repeat * * Around. Join with Sl St to beginning sc. =20 sc

Rnd 26:  Ch 1, Dec around. Join to beginning dec with sl st. = 10 sts.

 

Finish off leaving a long tail for sewing.

Using a yarn needle, sew the last 10 stitches together by weaving in and out of each of the 10 sts. Draw the opening closed and tie off on the inside of the hat.

Weave all ends in.


 

I hope you enjoy my free patterns!!  To view more of my fun designs… Head over to my Free Pattern Page!!

Stay tuned for a Whimsical Warmth Headband Pattern coming soon!!

Happy Crocheting!!

Elena


 

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Mountain Berry Beanie… Free Crochet Pattern

Mountain Berry Beanie… Free Crochet Pattern

If you are looking for a quick and simple hat… Here is the perfect one just for you… One Skein,,, One Sitting and you will have this Great Free Crochet Hat ready to wear or to give as a gift!!!

 

Mountain Berry Beanie

Mountain Berry Beanie

by Beatrice Ryan Designs

If you love this hat, You can add it to your Ravelry queue and favorites… Click Here!

 

Materials

Extra Bulky Yarn ~ 99 Yards (Lion Brand Woolease Thick & Quick in Flamingo pictured above)

Hook ~ N

Stitches
  • Ch ~ Chain
  • Sl St ~ Slip Stitch
  • HDC ~ Half Double Crochet
  • DC ~ Double Crochet
  • Rev Sc ~ Reverse Single Crochet
  • Dec Hdc ~ Decrease Half Double Crochet : (yarn over, insert hook into next stitch, yarn over, pull up a loop) 2 times, yarn over, pull through all 5 loops on hook.
Instructions

*You will be working in the round for this project

Ch 3

1: HDC in 3rd Ch from hook,  7 Hdc in the same Ch space. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 8 Hdc

2: Ch 2(Counts as beginning Hdc now and throughout), Hdc in same stitch,  2 Hdc in each St around. Join to beginning with Sl St. = 16 Hdc

3: Ch 2, Hdc in same St, Hdc in next St, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next St*, Repeat * * Around. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 24 Hdc

4: Ch 2, Hdc in Same St, Hdc in next 2 Sts, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next 2 Sts*, Repeat * * around, Join with Sl St to beginning. = 32 Hdc

5: Ch 2, Hdc in Same St, Hdc in next 3 Sts, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next 3 Sts*, Repeat * * around, Join with Sl St to beginning. = 40 Hdc

6: Ch 2, Hdc in each St around. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 40 Hdc

7: Ch 2, Hdc in Same St, Hdc in next 4 Sts, *2 Hdc in next St, Hdc in next 4 Sts*, Repeat * * around, Join with Sl St to beginning. = 48 Hdc

8: Ch 2, Hdc in each St around. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 48 Hdc

9: Repeat Row 8

10: Ch 2, *Hdc in next 20 Sts, Dec Hdc,* Repeat * * one time, Hdc in last 3 Sts. Join with Sl St to beginning. = 46 Hdc

11: *Working in Back Loops for this row only* Ch 1, Hdc in each St around. = 46 Hdc in back loops

12: Ch 3(Counts as beginning Dc), Dc in Previous St (working in the stitch to the right, this will now form an X St),* Skip next unworked St, Dc in next St, Dc in Previous Skipped St(forms X)*. Repeat * * Around. Join to begging Dc. 23 X Sts

13: Ch 1, Rev Sc in each St Around. Join to beginning with Sl St. = 46 Rev Sc

Finish off and weave in the ends.

Enjoy!!

 

*** You may make and sell products from my patterns but if you do I ask that you link back to my post. Please do not copy and post these patterns and claim it as your own. Please do not re-publish photos as your own.***

 

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