Winter! Face it Head On!

From my ‘Create It’ Page- No 1:

Winter is around the corner, ‘the weather’ will be with us all soon.  So why not face the winter Head On!!Bliss Hat

Be prepared!  If you start now your hat will be ready for the first nip in the air.

Slouchy Hat-  Crochet  Pattern

Green, Purple, Blue, the colours are endless!

by Spinrite Yarns

Slouchy and colourful, this cosy hat is perfect for autumn. Wear it with your favourite jumper to keep warm during chilly autumn nights.

Skill Level: Easy

Size: One size fits most

Gauge: 8 sc and 9 rows = 4” [10 cm] with larger hook

Materials

Yarn: Patons ColorWul (100% wool; 90 yards [81 meters]/85 grams): #90425 Jardin (2 balls) Hooks: US sizes K/10½ (6.5 mm) and L/11 (8.0 mm) hooks

Special Stitches

Double Crochet Back Post (dcbp): Yoh and draw up a loop around post of next st at back of work inserting hook from right to left. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Double Crochet Front Post (dcfp): Yoh and draw up a loop around post of next st at front of work inserting hook from right to left. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice.

Pattern Notes

Ch 2 at beg of rnd does not count as st.

Pattern

With larger hook, ch 2. Rnd 1: 8 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc. Rnd 2: Ch 2. 2 dc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first dc. (16 dc) Rnd 3: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dc. 1 dcbp around next dc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. Rnd 4: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. 2 dcbp around next dcbp. 1 dcbp around next dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. (24 sts) Rnd 5: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. 2 dcbp around next dcbp. 1 dcbp around each of next 2 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. (32 sts) Rnd 6: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. 1 dcbp around each of next 4 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. Rnd 7: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. 2 dcbp around next dcbp. 1 dcbp around each of next 3 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. (40 sts) Rnd 8: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. 1 dcbp around each of next 5 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. Rnd 9: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. 2 dcbp around next dcbp. 1 dcbp around each of next 4 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. (48 sts) Rnds 11-14: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. 1 dcbp around each of next 6 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. Rnd 15: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. Miss next dcbp. 1 dcbp around each of next 5 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. (40 sts) Rnd 16: Ch 2. *1 dcfp around next dcfp. Miss next dcbp. 1 dcbp around each of next 4 dcbp. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first dcfp. (32 sts) Rnd 17: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st around. Join with sl st to first sc. Change to smaller hook and rep last rnd twice more.

Visor (with or without!)

Row 1 (RS): Ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as sl st. (1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. 1 sc in each of next 3 sc) 3 times. Turn. Rows 2-4: Ch 1. Miss first sc. 1 sc in each sc to last 2 sc. Miss next sc. 1 sc in last sc. Turn.

Fasten off at end of last row.

GOOD  LUCK!shamrock

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Life just happens when you plan something else. 50 years spent in Africa and relevant stories.
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