There's no place like home...there's no place like... Mielke's Fiber Arts, LLC
Your Central Wisconsin source for weaving, spinning, knitting, crocheting, tatting, bobbin lace, felting, dyeing, and locker hooking equipment, books, and supplies.


Crocheted Rib Hat

Topnotcher warmer

Materials: One skein Lion Brand "Homespun" (7 wraps per inch), and a crochet hook that will give YOU the gauge below (I use a "K").

Gauge:  2 1/2 sc = 1"

Abbreviations: Ch = chain, dc = double crochet, dec = decrease, fpst = front post stitch, rnd(s) = round(s), sc = single crochet, sl st = slip stitch, yo = yarn over.

Note: If you are not familiar with front post stitch, you may benefit from this tutorial: http://crochet.about.com/library/weekly/aa060797.htm 

Brim:

Ch 46.  Join, without twisting, to form a circle.  Sc around for 7rnds.  Turn inside-out, and crochet to the left again (which is the way you just came) sc in the FRONT LOOPS ONLY.  Sc for 6 rnds.  Join with a sl st.  Ch 2.

Body:

Rnd 1:  Dc around.  Ch 2 counts as first Dc.  Join with sl st to top of ch 2.  Ch 2.

Rnd 2:  Fpst around next dc, dc in next dc, fpst around next dc...and so on.  Join with sl st to top of ch 2.  Repeat this round for a total of 8 rnds.

Rnd 10:  Ch 1. Fpst. Dec in next two sts as follows:  Yo, go in next st, yo and pull up a loop, yo, pull through 2 loops. Yo, go around next st as to fpst, yo, and pull up a loop, yo and draw through 2 loops on hook, yo and draw through remaining loops on hook.  Continue around in this manner.

Rnd 11: Fpst around in each st.

Rnd 12:  Dec in this rnd and each rnd here after, till only 6-8 sts rem (dec by crocheting 2 tog with fpst).  

Cut yarn, pull through sts to close, darn in ends.

Copyright 1999, 2005 Andrea Mielke

Mielke’s Fiber Arts, LLC, N4826 21st Avenue, Mauston, WI 53948  (608) 350-0600  www.mielkesfiberarts.com

Back to Free Patterns Page

Top

URL for this page: http://www.mielkesfiberarts.com/c_rib_ht.htm 

   


[Home] [Useful Information] [Site Map] [What's New] [Order] [Shipping] [Classes] [Contact Us]
[About Us] [Calendar of Events] [FAQS] [Links] [Free Patterns] [Web Rings]
[Search]

prices subject to change without notice, due to manufacturer's price changes

Privacy Policy

Mielke's Fiber Arts, LLC        N4826 21st Avenue, Mauston, WI 53948      (608) 350-0600


Copyright © 2001-2012 Mielke's Fiber Arts, LLC
Last modified: April 23, 2014