PICOT AND RUSTY ROSE
Hat, size 22'.
Scarf, 7 x 46".
Materials for hat; Worsted weight yarn (100% wool), 1 (4 oz ball) color A.
Persian Needlepoint and Crewel Wool, 1 (40-yd) skein each color B, C, and D.
For scarf; Worsted weight yarn (100% wool), 1 (4 oz ball) color A.
Persian Needlepoint and Crewel Wool, 3 (40-yd) skein each color B,
2 (40-yds) C, and D.
Aluminum crochet hook size F (or international hook size 4.00 mm) or the size that will give you the correct gauge.
Gauge; 9 Sts = 2".
Starting at top of crown with A, ch 4. Join with sl st to form ring.
1st rnd; Work 6 sc in ring. Mark beg of rnd. but do not join turn.
2nd rnd; Work 2 sc in each Sc around (12 sc).
3rd rnd; (Sc in next Sc, 2 sc in next sc) 6 times (18 Sc).
4th rnd; (Sc in each of next 2 sc 2 sc in next sc) 6 times (24 sc).
5th rnd; Sc in each sc around, increasing 6 sc as evenly spaced as possible (30 sc).
6th through 16th rnd; Repeat 5th rnd. 11 time.
17th rnd; Sc in each sc around. (96 sc).
18th rnd; Sc in each sc around, inc 3 sts. (99 sts.) Piece should measure about 3 ¾ " from center of crown. Break off A. Attach B and C.
Color Pattern; To Change colors; When working last Sc of a color, draw up lp in next sc, drop old color and draw lp of new color through both Ips on hook. Carry color not in use loosely across top of work and work over it. Work even in sc from now on as follows;
1st rnd; (Work 8 B, 1 C) 11 times.
2nd rnd; Work 1 C, (6 B, 3 C) 10 times, ending 6 B, 2 C.
3rd rnd; Work 2 C, (4 B, 5 C) 10 times, ending 4 V, 5 C.
4th and 5th rnd; With C, sc in each sc around.
6th rnd; Work 3 C, (4 B, 5 C) 10 times. ending 4 B, 2 C.
7th rnd; Work 2 C (6 B, 3 C) 10 times, ending 6 B, 1 C.
8th rnd; (Work 1 C, 8 B) 11 times. Break off B and C, attach D. With D, work 6 rnds with sc.
Last rnd; * Sc in each of the next 3 sc, ch 3, sc in 1st ch (picot made). Repeat from * around, ending sl st in 1st st. Break off. Piece should measure about 6 ¾ " from beg.
Working lengthwise with A, ch 207 to measure 46"
1st Row; Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across (206 sts); ch 1 turn.
2nd Row; Sc in each sc across, ch 1. Turn.
Repeating 2nd Row throughout, work 5 more rows A, 3 rows B. Attach C and work as follows;
1st Row; Work (8 B, 1 C) 22 times, ending 8 B, 2nd Row:
2nd Row; Work 7 B, (3 C, 6 B) 22 times, ending 1 B.
3rd Row; Work 6 B, (5 C, 4 B) 22 times, ending 2 B.
4th and 5th rows; With C, sc in each Sc across.
6th Row; Repeat 3rd Row.
7th Row; Repeat 2nd Row.
8th Row; Repeat 1st Row. Break off C. Work 3 rows B, 7 rows A. Break off.
1st rnd; With D, Sc around outer edge of scarf, working 3 sc at each corner; join.
2nd rnd; * Sc in each of next 3 Sc, ch 3 sc in 1st ch (picot made), Repeat from * around, ending sl st in 1st st. Break off.
Women's Day 1978