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Beanie Crocheted

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Great antique baby patterns. Make this crocheted beanie cap in one sitting. Easy to follow directions you can make with or without flaps.

This Hat can be made with the following:


1 oz.  White or color desired.
Plastic crochet hook No. 2.

   1st Round.  Ch 2, 6 sc in 2 nd st from hook, do not join this or following rounds.  Place a marker at beginning of each round.

2nd Round. 2 sc in each sc.

3rd Round. * 1 sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat from * all around.

4th Round. * 1 sc in each of next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc, repeat from * all around.  Continue working in sc increasing 1 sc at each increasing point until crown measures 4 ½ inches in diameter.  Work 2 rounds even.

Next Round.  Ch 1, and working in back loop of sts, 1 sc in each sc, join in 1 st sc, ch 2, turn.

Next Round.  5 dc in next st (5 dc: yarn over hook, insert in st, pull through, yarn over and work off all loops at one time), 1-  5 dc in each st, join, ch 2, turn.

Repeat last round until 5 dc section measures 4 ½ inches from beginning, cut yarn.

POMPON: Wind yarn over a 1 inch cardboard 75 times. Tie through center, and cut both ends.  Trim into shape.  Sew top of hat.