Thursday, 14 February 2013


St Valentine's Day

Cute as a Button ............





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Heart Button Crochet Baby Hats   0 – 3 months
Requirements:

 DK yarn

 4mm crochet hook

 pretty buttons

 
Pattern:

This pattern is written in UK terminology.         tc = treble crochet        dc = double crochet

 

Worked in the round

 

Chain 3,  join with a slip stitch into a ring.

 

Round 1:   ch2, make 9tc into ring, slip stitch to join. (10sts)

 

Round 2:   ch2 then 1tc in same stitch as ch2, 2tc in each stitch all around, join with slip stitch. (20sts)

 

Round 3:   ch2  then1 tc in same stitch as ch2,  * 1tc in next stitch, 2tc in next stitch repeat from * all around,  join with slip stitch. (30sts)

 

Round 4:   ch2  then1 tc in same stitch as ch2,  * 1tc in next stitch, 1tc in next stitch , 2tc in next stitch repeat from * all around,  join with slip stitch. (40sts)

 

Round 5:   Ch 2, tc in each stitch all around, join with slip stitch. (40sts)
 
Rounds  6 - 10:   Repeat round  5
 
Round 11:   Repeat round 5 using a contrast colour  if desired.
 
Round 12:   Ch 1, 1dc in each stitch all around,  join with slip stitch. 
Fasten off.  Weave in ends.
Add some pretty buttons.

 

8 comments :

  1. The heart-shaped ♥ buttons are lovely!

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  2. Fab heart buttons and cool wooliness too!
    Ali x

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    1. Thanks Ali for commenting. I am always delighted to know that others like my ideas.

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  3. So cute Marianna love the little hats the little hearts finish them off lovely :)

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    1. Thanks Linda. I needed a break from stash busting and wanted to make something cute.

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  4. So cute! I love the heart buttons, too!

    Navy Wifey Peters @ Submarine Sunday Link Party
    http://www.usscrafty.blogspot.com/2013/03/submarine-sunday-23.html

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    1. I appreciate your comments Tonna. Thanks for taking the time :)

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