I have a really good friend who’s off to the UK shortly and as she’s visiting her son and 3 grand daughters and one grandson, I thought this would be the ideal gift for the young ladies of that family.
Thank you for joining me as we work on two lovely free patterns together.
Skill level : Easy to Intermediate.
Sizing chart : Here is a sizing chart for general head sizing :
Materials used to crochet these beanies or caps
Today I’ve used our lovely Indian Oswal Cashmilon 4-ply yarn and Indian ICE Batik acrylic 4-ply yarn with a 4 mm crochet
Stitches used to Crochet Shelled Beret or Slouchy
Magic Circle - Learn or refresh your skill on how to crochet a magic circle
Chainless dc start : Instead of the usual dc row start with ch 2 or ch 3, I’d like to introduce this lovely new way of starting a dc row. Do take a look at this self-explanatory videos on how to crochet a chainless DC start
In case you are unhappy with this start, do continue with the usual ch 2 or ch 3 start. However, all instructions are given assuming that you’re using this chainless dc start.
Refresh your memory or learn how you can join the two ends of your work in Crochet
Pattern for making crochet caps or beanies
Abbreviations used : Using U.S Terminology
fsc: Foundation Single Crochet ch : Chain
dc : Double crochet sp(s) : Space(s)
st(s) : Stitch(es) hk : Hook
lp : Loop(s) yo : Yarn Over
sk : Skip sc : Single crochet
Have fun creating something beautiful and hope the recipient loves it too.
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