Knitting/Crocheting, knit in the round, seed stitch, basic decreases, crocheted flowers using sc, dc, hdc
This is the perfect hat for bringing in the autumn weather! This little number features a seed stitch brim on the knitted hat that is embellished with crocheted sunflowers or mums. Pattern includes a video YouTube link to walk you through the making of the sunflowers.
75 yards (68 meters) of worsted weight for the bottom contrasting color
150 yards (138 meters) of worsted weight for the top main color
30 to 60 yards (27 to 55 meters) of worsted weight or chunky weight for sunflower petals
10 yards (9 meters) of worsted weight for sunflower center
10 yards (9 meters) of novelty eyelash for sunflower center (optional)
Good hat yarn options: Dream in Color Classy; Berroco Vintage; Cascade 220 Superwash; Fantasy Dark Horse; Plymouth Encore Worsted
Sample sunflower version yarn: Dream in Color Classy in Tea Party and Happy Forest for hat and center of sunflower (250 yards/229 meters; 100% superwash merino); small amounts of Berroco Vintage Chunky (or Berroco Vintage Worsted) in Sunny (6121) and Crystal Palace Yarns Fizz in color 7342 for the flower.
Mum yarn: Berroco Vintage in color 5157 for flower (217 yards/198 meters; 52% acrylic, 40% wool, 8% nylon)
5 sts / 6.5 rounds over St st on larger needles = 1 inch
US 6 (4mm) 16" circular
US 6 (4mm) DPNs (for smallest size)
US 7 (4.5mm) 16" circular or size needed to get gauge
US 7 (4.5mm) DPNs (all sizes)
Crochet hook size I/9 (5.5mm) if using Chunky yarn for flower
Crochet hook size H/8 (5mm) if using Worsted yarn for flower
0 to 6 months; 6-12 months; Toddler; Child; Adult Small; Adult Large
Finished Circumference: 12 (14, 16, 18, 18, 20) inches
To Fit: 15 (17, 19, 21, 21, 23) inches
Smallest size is listed first with larger sizes in order inside the parenthesis. Pattern has 3 inches of negative ease.
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