Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Boys Cap 1949 Free Vintage Crochet Pattern


Boys Cap 1949 Free Vintage Crochet Pattern

MATERIALS: Red Heart Worsted 1 (1 oz) ball each colors A and B. Crochet hook no. 5
BAND: With color A, ch 31.

1st Row: Sl st in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across (30) sts. Ch 1 turn.

2nd Row: Working in back loop of st, sl st in each st across. Ch 1, turn. Continue until 102 rows have been completed. Break off. Sew edges together. Work is now done in rounds.

Attach color A and color B on one side of Band and continue working in back loop only throughout remainder of cap.

CROWN:
1st Rnd: * With color B, dc in next st on Band, pulling color A through last 2 loops of dc; with color A sc in next st on Band. Repeat from * around (102 sts). Join.

2nd to 8th Rnds Incl: *With color B, dc in next st, pulling color A through last 2 loops of dc; with color A, sc in next st. Repeat from * around. Join.

9th Rnd: * Work 7 sts in pattern, skip 2 sts. Repeat from * around. Join.

10th to 12 Rnds: Work in pattern around. Join.

13th Rnd: * Work 5 sts in pattern, skip 2 sts. Repeat from * around. Join.

14th Rnd: Work in pattern around. Join.

15th Rnd: * Work 1 st in pattern, skip 2 sts. Repeat from * around. Join.

16th Rnd: Repeat 15th rnd. Break thread, draw sts together and finish off inside.

POMPON: Make pompon and sew to center of top.