Flutter By Hat

A thread-crochet butterfly flits on this slouchy beret for a touch of spring in winter.

 

Designer: Brenda K.B. Anderson
Finished Size:
18 (19, 20)” ribbed edge circumference, unstretched.
Yarn:
Red Heart Designer Sport (100% acrylic; 279 yd [255 m]/3 oz [85 g]): 3515 lagoon (MC), 1 skein.
Aunt Lydia’s Classic Crochet Thread size 10 (100% mercerized cotton; 330 yd [320 m]): #0494 victory red (CC1); #0422 golden yellow (CC2), 1 ball each. Yarns distributed by Coats & Clark.
Hook Sizes: H/8 (5 mm), 6 (1.6 mm) steel hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions:
Yarn needle; embroidery needle.
Gauge:
First 9 rows of hat = 7″ long and about 4¾” wide, unblocked. When measuring width, start at one of peaks and measure across to the valley. Do not measure from peak to peak. Ribbed edge should measure about 3¾” along edge.

 
 
 

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