A thread-crochet butterfly flits on this slouchy beret for a touch of
spring in winter.
Finished Size: 18 (19,
20)" ribbed edge circumference, unstretched.
Yarn: Red Heart Designer Sport (100% acrylic;
279 yd [255 m]/3 oz [85 g]): 3515 lagoon (MC), 1 skein.
Lydia's Classic Crochet Thread size 10 (100% mercerized cotton; 330 yd [320
m]): #0494 victory red (CC1); #0422 golden yellow (CC2), 1 ball each. Yarns distributed by Coats & Clark.
Hook Sizes: H/8 (5 mm), 6
(1.6 mm) steel hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle;
Gauge: First 9 rows of
hat = 7" long and about 4¾" wide, unblocked. When measuring width,
start at one of peaks and measure across to the valley. Do not measure from
peak to peak. Ribbed edge should measure about 3¾" along edge.