Linked crochet stitches of varying heights create a
smooth canvas for sparkly embellishments. A row of reverse single crochet gives
the edge extra sturdiness.
Designer: Brenda K. B. Anderson
Finished Size: 20 (21, 22)"
head circumference; 9" from front of brim edge to top of hat; 8" from
back of brim edge to top of hat.
Yarn: Stitch Nation Bamboo Ewe (55%
viscose from bamboo, 45% wool; 177 yd [162 m]/31/2 oz [100 g]): #A5520
eucalyptus (MC), 1 skein. Aunt Lydia's Metallic thread size 10 (88% cotton, 12%
metallic; 100 yd [91 m]): #0090G gold/gold, 1/2 skein (CC). Yarns distributed
by Coats & Clark.
Hook Sizes: G/6 (4 mm), 8 (1.5 mm)
steel hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: St markers (m); yarn
needle; sewing pins; seven 6 mm beads; sewing needle and matching thread.
Gauge: 15 sts and 6 rows = 4"
in linked tr with larger hook.