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Level: Advanced beginner, EASY
SIZE: 0-6 months old
Any Worsted / 10 ply (9 wpi) – I am using Nako Luks Minnos. (if you use different weight, please make sure you check your gauge first). Yardage: 382 yards (350 meters)
Unit weight: 100 grams (3.53 ounces)
Gauge: 19.0 sts = 4 inches for 4.00mm size of crochet hook. I am using 3.50 mm crochet hook for this pattern.
Hook size: 3.50 mm
Scissor to cut yarn
Dc – Double Crochet
Hdc – Half double crochet
Sc – Single crochet
ss – Slip stitch
Sts – stitches
tbl – tru back loop
1) V- stitch = (Dc, Ch1, Dc)
2) Shell = 3dc in V-st
You can match this sweet bonnet with my Ballerina baby booties here: http://www.ravelry.com/patterns/library/ballerina-baby-booties
Instructions (Fully USA Crochet TERMS).
Round 1: Ch1, hdc in 3rd ch, hdc in next 14 sts, 3hdc in next sts, DO NOT TURN, continue making hdc in next 14 ch.
Round 2: Ch3, TURN, dc tbl in next 13 sts, 2dc tbl in next 3 sts, dc tbl in next 14 sts.
Round 3: Ch3, TURN, dc in next 13 sts, 2dc in next 2 sts, dc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next 2 sts, dc in next 14 sts.
Round 4: Ch3, TURN, dc in next 13 sts, 2dc in next 3 sts, dc in next 4 sts, 2 dc in next 3 sts, dc in next 14 sts.
Round 5: Ch3, TURN, dc in next 13 sts, (2 dc in next sts, dc in next sts) x 3 times, dc in next 4 sts, (2dc in next sts, dc in next sts) x 3 times, dc in next 14 sts.
Round 6: Ch2, TURN, hdc till end (49 hdc + ch2)
Round 7: Ch3, TURN, (V-st in next sts, skip 1 sts) repeat ( to ) for 23 times more, dc in last st.
Round 8: Ch3, TURN, 3dc in every V-sts, dc in last sts.
Round 9: Ch3, TURN, (V-st in every 2nd dc of shell) repeat ( to ) for 23 times more, dc in last sts
Round 10: Ch2, TURN, 3dc in every V-sts, dc in last sts.
REPEAT ROUND 9 – ROUND 10 for 3 more times.
Round 17: Repeat Round 9.
Round 18: Ch2, TURN, 3hdc in every V-sts, hdc in last sts.
EDGING: Ch1, TURN, (SS in next sts, Ch3, 3dc in same sts, skip 2 sts) repeat ( to ) until last 3 sts, skip 2 sts, ss in last sts.
CUT YARN and WEAVE IN as tidy as can
Now, every 1 inch from each side of the bonnet from last round, attach i-cords or you can attach yarn and make 50 chain as a cord to make a knot.