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Home : Patterns : Key Lime Hat

Free Crochet Pattern: Key Lime Hat

Lion Brand® Hometown USA®
Pattern #: L0198AD
Rating: *****4.5 (based on 2 reviews)
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SKILL LEVEL:  Beginner (Level 1)

SIZE: One Size
Finished Circumference 19 in. (48.5 cm). Hat will stretch to fit a wide range of sizes.


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Hometown USA®

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*Hometown USA (Article #135). Solids, Multis, Neons and Twists: 100% Acrylic, 
Tweeds: 94% Acrylic, 6% Rayon; package size: Solids: 5 oz. (142 g), 81 yd. (74 m)
Multis, Tweeds, Neons, and Twists: 4 oz. (113 g), 64 yd. (59 m)

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•  135-194 Hometown USA Yarn: Monterey Lime
$ 15.87  
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size P-15 (10 mm)   $ 2.95  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
Pom pom Maker   $ 2.49  

Key Lime Hat

Lion Brand® Hometown USA®


6 stitches = 4 in. (10 cm) in pattern. 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

Chain 29.
Row 1: Single crochet in 2nd chain from hook, double crochet in next chain, *single crochet in next chain, double crochet in next chain; repeat from * across, end with a double crochet in last chain – an even number of stitches.
Row 2: Chain 1, turn, *single crochet in next double crochet, double crochet in next single crochet; repeat from * across. Repeat Row 2 until piece measures 9 in. (23 cm) from beginning. Fasten off.

Seam ends together. Thread yarn through each stitch of last row and pull to gather for top of Hat. Knot securely. Weave in ends. Following package directions, make a pom-pom and tie to top of Hat.


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Pattern Average Rating: *****4.5 (based on 2 reviews)
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Reviewed by Carol Savage on 2011-11-27 ****
I had to add at least 20 stitches too. It would have never fit my head with the instructions. It came out pretty nice. I will definitely make more. Lost a star because of the stitch count. Fortunately, I'm not a real beginner who wouldn't know how to adjust the pattern.

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