Hi.

Browse the hundreds of free knitting and crochet patterns and tutorial videos; shop the gorgeous yarns Kristin makes and procures for these projects; and share in her enthusiasm for living a beautiful, handmade lifestyle on her blog.

Serena Floppy Sun Hat Crochet Pattern

Serena Floppy Sun Hat Crochet Pattern

SERENA PINTEREST 2 Copy.jpg

Serena Floppy Sun Hat Crochet Pattern
by Kristin Omdahl

A wide brimmed sun hat is a dramatic show stopper. Worked in a simple offset shell stitch pattern, this gorgeous project is accessible to even the beginner crafter. The addition of wire in the brim adds a professional finish to be proudly worn!

Materials:
400 yds (365m) #2 fine, sport weight yarn

shown in:
(2) Be So Fresh Yarn; 100% linen; 315 yds (m) per 3.5oz (100g); color Sand Dollar
D/3 (3.25mm) crochet hook
Yarn needle
Scissors
2 yds 19 gauge silk covered wire
wire joiner

Gauge: 

18 sts / rows = 4 in (10cm) in half double crochet

Finished size:

18 in (46cm) head circumference, 4 in (10cm) brim

Instructions:

Crown:

Note: hat is worked in spirals that do not join at the end of each round.

Round 1: Ch5, slst to 5th ch from hook to form ring, ch1, work 1sc and 11 hdc in ring. Do not join. — 12 sts

Round 2: 2hdc in ea st around. Do not join. — 24 sts

Round 3: *2hdc in next st, 1hdc in next st. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 36 sts

Round 4: *2hdc in next st, 1hdc in ea of next 2 sts. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 48 sts

Round 5: *2hdc in next st, 1hdc in ea of next 3 sts. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 60 sts

Round 6: *2hdc in next st, 1hdc in ea of next 4 sts. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 72 sts

Round 7: *2hdc in next st, 1hdc in ea of next 5 sts. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 84 sts

Walls:

Round 8: *Sc in next st, skip 2 sts, 5tr in next st, skip 2 sts. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 14 5-tr shells, 14 scs

Rounds 9 - 26: *Sc in the center tr of the next 5tr shell, 5tr in the next sc. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 14 5tr-shells, 14 scs

Brim: 

Round 27: *sc in the center dc of the next 5tr shell, 7tr in the next sc. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 14 7-tr shells, 14 scs

Round 28: *Skip 1 tr, sc in next tr, skip next tr, 7tr in next tr, skip next tr, sc in next tr, skip next tr, 7tr in next sc. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 28 7-tr shells, 28 scs

Round 29: *sc in the center tr of the next 5tr shell, 7tr in the next sc. Rep from * around. Do not join. — 28 7-tr shells, 28 scs

Rounds 30 - 33: Rep round 29 four more times.

Round 34: slst to next sc, ch3 (counts as dc), *hdc in next st, 1sc in ea of next 5 sts, hdc in next st, dc in next st. Rep from * around, on last rep omit last dc and slst to top of ch3 at beg of round to join.

Adding wire to last round:

Round 35: working around wire, sc in ea st around. When you are almost finished with the round, carefully cut the wire to fit and join both ends with the joiner. Continue to crochet around the entire round, covering the wire as you go. 

Finishing:
Fasten off. Weave in loose ends. Block to finished measurements and let dry.

Kristin Omdahl patterns are for your personal use only and not to be used to create items for commercial gain. All Kristin Omdahl patterns are licensed for single use and remain the intellectual property of Kristin Omdahl. This pattern may not be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording or otherwise.

©Copyright 2018, All Rights Reserved

New Shu Sugi Ban Color Collection of Be So Fine Yarn

New Shu Sugi Ban Color Collection of Be So Fine Yarn

Yarn On The Beach Live Video Podcast Episode 211 with Kristin Omdahl August 24, 2018

Yarn On The Beach Live Video Podcast Episode 211 with Kristin Omdahl August 24, 2018

0