Big Stitch Hat & Cowl

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Big Stitch Hat & Cowl

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Alternating yarns gives both of these projects a beautiful depth for a natural variation of shades. Shown in Patons ColorWul and Classic Wool Roving.

Single Size
One size to fit average woman
Approx 9" [23 cm] deep x 32" [81.5 cm] around.
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The materials for this project cost $49.90

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • Single Size
Hat Measurements:
One size to fit average woman
Cowl Measurements:
Approx 9" [23 cm] deep x 32" [81.5 cm] around.

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Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Contrast B

Classic Wool Roving | Natural, 77010Edit Color
$16.98

Contrast A

ColorWul | Creek, 90244Edit Color
$25.47

Takumi Bamboo Crochet Hook

Size K10.5/6.5mm
$5.25

Aluminum Crochet Hook 6"

Size L11/8mm
$2.20
The materials for this project cost $49.90

Abbreviations

Approx = approximately

Beg = beginning

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

Dc2tog = (Yoh. Draw up a loop in next st. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook.

Dcfp = Yoh and draw up a loop around post of next st at front of work inserting hook from right to left. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice - 1 dcfp made.

pat = pattern

rem = remain(ing)

rep = repeat

Rnd = Round

RS = right side

Sl st = Slip stitch

st(s) = stitch(es)

tog = together

WS = wrong side

Yoh = yarn over the hook

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Hat Measurements:
One size to fit average woman
Cowl Measurements:
Approx 9" [23 cm] deep x 32" [81.5 cm] around.

MATERIALS

Hat and Cowl
Classic Wool Roving (100 g/3.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Contrast B Natural (77010) 2
Hat and Cowl
ColorWul (85 g/3. oz;81 m/90 yds)
Contrast A Creek (90244) 3
Sizes 6.5 mm (U.S. K/10½) and 8 mm (U.S. L/11) crochet hooks or size needed to obtain tension.
Cowl
Classic Wool Roving (100 g/3.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Contrast B Natural (77010) 1
Cowl
ColorWul (85 g/3. oz;81 m/90 yds)
Contrast A Creek (90244) 2
8 mm (U.S. L/11) crochet hook or size needed to obtain tension.
Hat
Classic Wool Roving (100 g/3.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Contrast B Natural (77010) 1
Hat
ColorWul (85 g/3. oz;81 m/90 yds)
Contrast A Creek (90244) 1
Sizes 6.5 mm (U.S. K/10½) and 8 mm (U.S. L/11) crochet hooks or size needed to obtain tension.

GAUGE

8 dc and 4 rows = 4" [10 cm] with larger hook and Patons Classic Wool Roving.

INSTRUCTIONS

Note: Do not break colors. Carry color not in use loosely up WS of work. To change colors, work to last 2 loops on hook of first color. Yoh with new color and draw through rem 2 loops and proceed.

HAT
Ribbing
With smaller hook and B, ch 10.
1st row: (RS). Turn chain sideways and working into back loops of chain, sl st in 2nd ch from hook. Sl st in each ch to end of chain. Turn. 9 sts.
2nd row: Ch 1. Working into back loops only, sl st in each sl st to end of row. Join A. Turn.
3rd and 4th rows: With A, as 2nd row. Join B.
5th and 6th rows: With B, as 2nd row. Join A.
Rep 3rd to 6th rows until Ribbing (when slightly stretched) measures approx 18 1/2" [47 cm], ending on a 4th row.
Do not fasten off.
Join ends: Place RS tog and working through both thicknesses, with B, work 1 row of sl st through back loops of final row and rem loops of foundation ch. Fasten off.

Hat: With RS facing and smaller hook, join A with sl st at center back seam of Ribbing. Ch 1. Work 41 sc evenly around top edge (where colors were carried) of Ribbing. Join B with sl st to first sc. Place marker on last sc.

Change to larger hook.
1st rnd: With B, ch 3 (counts as dc). Work 1 dc in each st around. Join A with sl st to top of ch 3.
2nd rnd: With A, ch 2 (counts as st). *Miss next dc. Dcfp around post of next dc, then dcfp around post of missed dc – Cr Dcfp made. Rep from * around. Join B with sl st to top of ch 2.
Rep last 2 rnds for pat until work from marker measures 4" [10 cm], ending with a 2nd rnd.

Shape top
1st rnd: With B, ch 3 (counts as dc). *Dc2tog. 1 dc in each of next 2 sts. Rep from * around. Join A with sl st to top of ch 3. 31 sts.
2nd rnd: With A, ch 2 (counts as st). *Cr Dcfp. Rep from * around. Join B with sl st to top of ch 2.
3rd rnd: With B, ch 3 (counts as dc). *Dc2tog. 1 dc in next st. Rep from * around. Join A with sl st to top of ch 3. 21 sts.
4th rnd: As 2nd rnd.
5th rnd: With B, ch 3 (counts as dc). *Dc2tog. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. 11 sts. Fasten off leaving a long end. Thread end onto tapestry needle and weave end tightly through rem sts. Fasten securely.

Pompom
Wind A around 4 fingers approx 100 times. Tie tightly in the middle, leaving a long end for attaching to Hat. Cut loops at both ends and trim to a smooth round shape. Sew to top of Hat.

COWL
With B and larger hook, ch 67. Join with sl st to first ch to form ring, taking care not to twist chain.
1st rnd: With B, ch 3 (counts as dc). 1 dc in each ch around. Join A with sl st to top of ch 3.
2nd rnd: With A, ch 2 (counts as st). *Miss next dc. Dcfp around post of next dc, then dcfp around post of missed dc – Cr Dcfp made. Rep from * around. Join B with sl st to top of ch 2.
3rd rnd: With B, ch 3 (counts as dc). 1 dc in each st around. Join A with sl st to top of ch 3.
Rep 2nd and 3rd rnds for pat until Cowl measures 9" [23 cm], ending on a 3rd rnd. Fasten off.