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Crochet Geek - Stripe Crochet Beanie Cap Hat

A video tutorial on how to make a crochet hat. Teaching the world to crochet, one stitch at a time. Free crochet lessons and video tutorials for beginner crocheters. Crochet Geek Channel - http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963/featured Subscribe to Crochet Geek - http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=tjw1963 Google+ Crochet Geek -https://plus.google.com/u/0/b/110817904003021029375/110817904003021029375/posts This is going to be a beanie showing stripes and it has a flatter top. You can also do this beanie with the spiral if you are making one color. Just remember to use a yarn marker during the increase round so you know where to do the increases. I have written separate instructions for the Spiral Flat Top Beanie. Skill Level: Easy Beginner Stripe Crochet Beanie Abbreviations MC = Magic Loop SC = Single Crochet CH = Chain ST = Stitch Size I crochet hook 4-ply worsted weight yarn Written by Teresa Richardson Video Tutorial: Stripe Crochet Beanie Cap Video Tutorial: Left Hand Stripe Crochet Beanie Cap MC - Magic Circle You can also Chain 4 and join if you are not familiar with the magic circle Round 1: CH 1, 10 SC in your magic circle or chain. Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (10 SC Total) Round 2: CH 1, 2 SC in each ST around. Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (20 SC Total) Round 3: Ch 1, *1 SC in ea of the next 2 St's, 2 SC in the next St, repeat from *, you will be increase every 3 stitches for a total of 27 stitches. Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (27 SC total) Round 4: Ch 1, 1 SC in each ST around, Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (27 SC total) Round 5: Ch 1, *1 SC in ea of the next 2 St's, 2 SC in the next St, repeat from *, you will be increase every 3 stitches for a total of 36 stitches. Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (36 SC total) Round 6: Ch 1, 1 SC in each ST around, Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (36 SC total) Round 7: Ch 1, *1 SC in ea of the next 2 St's, 2 SC in the next St, repeat from *, you will be increase every 3 stitches for a total of 48 stitches. Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (48 SC total) Round 8: Ch 1, 1 SC in each ST around, Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (48 SC total) Round 9: Ch 1, *1 SC in ea of the next 6 St's, 2 SC in the next St, repeat from *, you will be increase every 7 stitches for a total of 55 stitches. Join by adding the new color through your first SC and last SC. (55 SC total) Round 10-24: You will continue alternating color for the remaining length of your cap. (55 single crochet total) You may wind up with a seam which is one of the downfalls of joining rounds. Making the Cap Smaller: You can use an F, G or H hook without altering the pattern. Stop increasing after round 7 and continue on to form the sides of the cap Making the Cap Larger: You can use a larger crochet hook You can make this cap larger by adding another increase round. At round 10, you will do 1 SC in ea of the next 5 SC, 2 SC in the next. (Approximately 65 single crochet total). Round 11-24 will be 1 SC in each stitch around. You can add more stitches or less stitches for a custom fit. Crochet Written Instructions Stripe Beanie Cap http://crochet-mania.blogspot.com/2008/11/stripe-crochet-beanie-cap.html
Length: 13:49

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