Friday, April 14, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage 1945 Two-Tone Conical Cap Hat

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Vintage 1945 Two-Tone Conical Cap Hat #225 
A delightful conical cap…spiced with contrasting colors!

Materials:
Hiawatha Belastraw Art #35, 1 tube each of 2 colors
#0 Steel Crochet Hook, or #3 Bone Crochet Hook

CAP:
With main color, ch 36 [about 7”].  Join with sl st into ring, careful not to twist.

1st rnd:  Sc around, inc 6 sts [42 sc].  Do not join, but mark beg of rnd [center back of hat].

2nd rnd:  2 Sc in 1st st, sc in each st around inc 2 more sts.

3rd rnd:  sc in 1st st, 2 sc in next st [thus inc in 2nd st of inc at center back of previous rnd], then work sc around inc 2 more sts, [do not inc directly over previous incs].

4th rnd:  2 Sc in 1st st of in at center back of previous rnd, then work same as 3rd rnd.

Repeat 3rd & 4th rnds, thus inc 3 sts on each rnd, until hat measures 22” around, then work even until hat is 6 ½” deep, or until all of main color is used, ending at back.  Sl st in next st.  Fasten off.

Finishing: 
Work edgings as follows around top & bottoms: 

With contrast & right side facing, starting at back, work sc in 2 sts, * ch 3, sc in same st, sc in next 3 sts.  Repeat from * around.  Join; fasten off. 

For band, make a 26” chain. 

Work as follows:  Sc in 2nd ch from hook, * ch 3, sl st in last sc, sc in next 3 sc.  Repeat from * to end, work 5 sc in last chain, work along other side in same way. 

Join, fasten off. 

Sew on as illustrated, making knot at back.

ENJOY!

HANDY ABBREVIATIONS:

*                                   repeat the instructions following the single asterisk as directed
* *                                repeat instructions between asterisks as many times as directed or                                      repeat from a given set of instructions
”                                   inch(es)
Alt                               alternate
Approx                        approximately
Beg                             begin/beginning
Bet                              between
Bl                                back loop(s)
Bo                               bobble
Bp                               back post
Bpdc                           back post double crochet
Bpsc                           back post single crochet
Bptr                            back post treble/triple crochet
Ca                               color A
Cb                               color B
Cc                               contrasting color
Ch                               chain stitch
Ch                               refers to chain or space previously
made: e.g                   ch-1 space
ch-sp                           chain space
Cl                                cluster
Cm                              centimeter(s)
Compl                         complete
Cont                            continue
Dc                               double crochet
Dc2tog                        double crochet 2 stitches together
Dec                             decrease/decreases/decreasing
Dtr/Dtrc                       double treble/triple crochet
fl                                  front loop(s)
Foll                              follow/follows/following
Fp                                front post
Fpdc                            front post double crochet
Fpsc                            front post single crochet
Fptr                             front post treble/triple crochet
G                                 gram
Hdc                             half double crochet
Hk                               hook
Inc                               increase/increases/increasing
Incl                              inclusive
K                                 knit
lp(s)                            loop(s)
M                                 meter(s)
M                                 mesh
Mc                               main color
Meas                          measure
Mm                              millimeter(s)
O                                 over (yarn over)
Oz                               ounce(s)
P                                 picot or purl
Pat(s) or patt             pattern(s)
Pc st or Pc                 popcorn stitch
Pm                             place marker
Prev                           previous
PSSO                         pass slip stitch over
Rem                            remain/remaining
Rep                             repeat(s)
Rnd(s)                        round(s)
Rs                               right side
Sc                               single crochet
Sc2tog                       single crochet 2 stitches together
Sdc                             short double crochet (half double crochet)
Sk                               skip
Sl st                           slip stitch
Sp(s)                          space(s)
St(s)                           stitch(es)
Tch or t-ch                  turning chain
Tbl                              through back loop
Tog                             together
Tr or Trc                     treble/triple crochet
Trtrc or T Trc              triple treble/triple crochet
Ws                              wrong side
YB                               yarn back
Yd(s)                           yard(s)
YF                               yarn forward
Yo                               yarn over
Yoh                             yarn over hook