A necessity for every child’s dress-up box, this regal crown is an ideal project for experimenting with felting crochet. The crown is quick and easy to work up.
Designer Laurinda Reddig
Finished Size About 19-22″ head circumference and 2 (2.5)” tall, but can be stretched to fit other sizes while still damp, or rewashed until it shrinks small enough.
Yarn Patons Classic Wool Roving (100% pure new wool, 120 yd [109 m]/3.5 oz [100 g]): #77615 yellow, 1 ball.
Hook Sizes K/10.5 (6.5 mm), L/11 (8.0 mm) or one size larger than gauge. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Gauge Before felting: 10 dc and 4.5 rows = 4″. After felting: 14 dc and 7 rows = 4″.