Team Colors Hat
- 1 ball Deborah Norville Go Team Yarn
- Crochet Hook: 6mm [US JR-10]
- Stitch marker
- Yarn needle
GAUGE: Rounds 1-4 = 4” (10cm) diameter. CHECK YOUR GAUGE.
Use any size hook to obtain the gauge.
Directions are for size Small/Medium. Changes for size Medium/Large are in parentheses. To Fit Head Circumference 20-21 (22-23)” [51-53 (56-58) cm]
1. Hat is worked in a continuous spiral with Right Side facing at all times. Do not join and do not turn unless otherwise indicated. Use a stitch marker in the first stitch of each round to mark progress. Color changes occur with yarn naturally.
Special Stitches: hdc3tog = [Yarn over, insert hook in next stitch, yarn over and draw up a loop] 3 times, yarn over and draw through all 7 loops on hook.
sc2tog = [Insert hook in next st, draw up a loop] 2 times, yarn over and draw through 3 loops on hook.
Crown: Ch 3; join with slip st to form ring.
Round 1: Ch 1, work 9 (10) hdc in ring – 9 (10) sts.
Round 2: 2 hdc in each st around – 18 (20) sts.
Round 3: [Hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st] 9 (10) times – 27 (30) sts.
Round 4: [Hdc in next 2 sts, 2 hdc in next st] 9 (10) times – 36 (40) sts.
Round 5: [Hdc in next 3 sts, 2 hdc in next st] 9 (10) times – 45 (50) sts.
Round 6: [Hdc in next 4 sts, 2 hdc in next st] 9 (10) times – 54 (60) sts.
Rounds 7-15: Hdc in each st around.
Round 16: Hdc in each st around to last st, sc in last st; join with slip st in first st.
Edging: Round 2: Ch 1, sc in first st and in each remaining st around; join with slip st in first st. Fasten off.
Finishing: Weave in all ends.