Skip Navigation

Click for Lion Brand Yarn Home Page
separator
Our Yarns
The LB Collection
Martha Stewart Crafts
Request Free Catalog
Our Yarns
Yarn by Weight
separator
New Catalog
separator
Shop
separator
  • free patterns
  • special sales
  • new items
  • 15% off coupon
    US orders only
    view past newsletters   Click to view newsletters and subscription choice
separator
Free Catalog
separator
Patterns
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Studio
     Retail Store, New York, NY
separator
Lion Brand
     Yarn Shop
     Retail Store, Colonie, NY
separator
Lion Brand Outlet
     Retail Store, Carlstadt, NJ
separator
Find a Store
post code:
country:
within:
more options   Click for more store-locator options
Home : Patterns : Darwin Hat
 

Free Crochet Pattern: Darwin Hat

Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Pattern #: 90673B
Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
Most current review /
Write a review

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)

SIZE: One Size
Woman's Medium
Finished Circumference: 18 in. (45.5 cm)

CORRECTIONS: None
 

  Add to Notes and Favs
Save
     Send to a friend
Email
  Pattern Help
Help
  Print
Print
  Download
Download
 
Image of Darwin Hat
  Zoom
Zoom
  For Text-to-Speech Browsers
No Images
Brailler Input Format - Duxbury and others
Braillers
Tweet this
Tweet!

    Pin It

Pin It
 

 

Color (A)
Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 480-206: Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Wildflowers
Click here for larger swatch
Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton
Almond Strawberry Blueberry Dusty Blue Khaki Pecan Spice Espresso
Mustard Dusty Sage Pistachio Olive Mocha Berry Jam French Vanilla Curacao
*Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton (Article #480). 100% Organically Grown Cotton; package size: Solids: 3 oz. (85 g), 103 yd. (94 m)
Prints: 2.75 oz. (78 g), 94 yd. (86 m)

You can also buy materials separately
 
MATERIALS
To change colors, click the drop-down list or swatches above
QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  480-206 Nature's Choice Organic Cotton Yarn: Wildflowers
   balls
$ 16.98  
Not available, sorry!
Select a different color or click for yarn substitutions
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size I-9   $ 2.45  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
 

Darwin Hat

Lion Brand® Nature's Choice Organic® Cotton

GAUGE:

2 pattern reps = 4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.

Making a Gauge Swatch

HAT
Ch 56. Taking care not to twist ch, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3 (counts as dc here and throughout), sk next 2 ch, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next ch, sk next 2 ch, *dc in next 2 ch, sk next 2 ch, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next ch, sk next 2 ch; rep from * around to last ch, dc in last ch; join with sl st in top of beg ch – 8 pattern reps at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 2: Ch 3, turn, sk next 3 dc, dc in next dc, ch 1, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, dc in next dc, sk next 2 dc, *dc in next 2 dc, sk next 2 dc, dc in next dc, ch 1, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, dc in next dc, sk next 2 dc; rep from * around to last dc, dc in last dc; join with sl st in top of turning ch.
Rnd 3: Ch 3, turn, dc in next dc, sk next dc, sk next ch-1 sp, sk next dc, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in next ch-1 sp, sk next dc, sk next ch-1 sp, sk next dc, *dc in next 2 dc, sk next dc, sk next ch-1 sp, sk next dc, (2 dc, ch 3, 2 dc) in next ch-1 sp, sk next dc, sk next ch-1 sp, sk next dc; rep from * around; join with sl st in top of turning ch.
Rnd 4: Ch 3, turn, sk next 2 dc, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp, sk next 2 dc, *dc in next 2 dc, sk next 2 dc, (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc) in next ch-3 sp, sk next 2 dc; rep from * around to last dc, dc in last dc, join with sl st in top of turning ch.
Rep Rnds 2-4 until piece measures about 8 in. (20.5 cm) from beginning. Fasten off.

FINISHING
Thread a length of yarn through the base of sts of first row and pull to gather. Knot securely. Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
Click for explanation and illustration
ch(s) = chain(s) ch-space = space previously made
dc = double crochet rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s) sk = skip
st(s) = stitch(es)  


  Learn to Crochet Instructions:  http://www.lionbrand.com/learnToCrochet.html


Ratings and Reviews
Pattern Average Rating: *****5.0 (based on 1 review)
Have you made this pattern?
Write your own review Send us a photo
 
Darwin Hat Reviewed by Christine Wonder on 2012-01-02 *****
This hat is really cute and crochets up really quickly. I wear mine all the time and the cotton yarn makes it comfortable in Spring and Fall.


When you are in New York City, visit the Lion Brand Yarn Studio at 34 W. 15th Street for a one-of-a-kind yarn lover's experience. For more information, visit the website, LionBrandYarnStudio.com
separator separator
Bookmark This!  separator
Sign up for our Newsletter  
separator Share This!  separator About Us separator Contact Us separator
  Font Size:   
Click to view page with standard font Click to view page with larger font Click to view page with largest font