Friday, June 16, 2017

Free Pattern - Vintage 1945 Ruffled Sailor Hat #125 - Crochet

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Vintage 1945 Ruffled Sailor Hat  #125 - Crochet


MATERIALS:
Hiawatha Super Twist Rayon Cord Art. 41, 2 tubes or
Hiawatha Strawlite Art. 47, 2 tubes
Steel crochet hook No. 1.
1 ¼ yards net veiling                      
2 yards narrow velvet ribbon

TOP: 
1st Rnd:  Ch 2, 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st in 1st sc.  Ch 1, turn.

2nd Rnd:  Work 2 sc in back loop only of each st around.  Join.  Ch 1, turn.

NOTE:  Entire hat is worked tightly in back loops only.

3rd Rnd:  Sc in sc, * 2 sc in next st, sc in next st.  Repeat from * around. Join. Ch 1, turn.

4th Rnd:  * 2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts.  Repeat from * around.  Join.  Ch 1, turn. 

Work in pattern, increasing 6 sts each round [do not increase directly over previous increases] until there are 16 rounds [96 sts].

17th and 18th Rnds:  Increase 12 sts evenly around. 

Piece measures 6 inches in diameter.  Do not turn at end of 18th round.

SIDES:  1ST Rnd:  * 3 sc in next st, ch 3, skip 4 sts, sc in next st, ch 3, skip 4 sts.  Repeat.  From * around.  Join; turn.

2nd Rnd:  * Sc in each of 3 ch, 3 sc in next st, sc in each of 3 ch, skip 1 st, sc in next st, kip 1 st.  Repeat from * around, ending with skip 1 st, sc in next st.  Join.  Ch 1, turn.

3rd Rnd:  Sc in sc, * skip 1 st, sc in next 3 sts, 3 sc in next [center] st, sc in next 3 sts, skip 1 st, sc in next st.  Repeat from * around.  Join.  Ch 1, turn.

Repeat 3rd round until point measures 2 ½ inches. 

Increase as before, but do not decrease, for 4 rounds. 

Increase every round and decrease every 2nd round for 1 inch.  Fasten off.

FINISHING:
Cut ribbon in half. 

Drape veil around edge of crown. 

Sew center of one ribbon around crown and make bow in back. 

Shirr center of bottom of veil slightly; sew center 15 inch of other ribbon to shirred portion.


ENJOY!