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Free Crochet Pattern: Neon Helmet

Lion Brand« Wool-Ease« Thick & Quick«
Pattern #: L32431
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SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)

SIZE: One Size

Finished Circumference About 20 in. (51 cm), will stretch to fit a range of sizes.



CORRECTIONS: None
 
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Designed by Margery Winter.

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Wool-Ease« Thick & Quick«

Click here to enlarge image and see more about item 640-511: Wool-Ease Thick & Quick: Parakeet
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To change colors, simply select color name from the drop-down above or else click the swatch you want to change and then click a color below
Wool-Ease« Thick & Quick«
Linen Fisherman Blossom Glacier Sky Blue Cobalt Navy Raspberry
Denim Taupe Oatmeal Barley Grass Lemongrass Pumpkin Citron
Spice Apricot Cranberry Claret Fig Eggplant Charcoal Black
Grey Marble Snapdragon Cilantro Butterscotch Denim Twist Celebration Cabernet Constellation
Gemstone Galaxy Poinsettia Mystical Starlight Wheat Wood Sequoia
Mesquite Granite Sandstone Marble Blackstone Jungle Desert Flamingo
Toucan Parakeet Monarch Seagull Blue Jay Purple Martin Bluebird Raven
Hoosiers Hoyas Crimson Tigers Huskies Spartans Red Beacon Checkerboard
*Wool-Ease Thick & Quick (Article #640). Solids, Heathers, Twists: 80% Acrylic, 20% Wool
Wheat & Wood: 86% Acrylic; 10% Wool; 4% Rayon
Oatmeal & Barley & Grey Marble: 82% Acrylic; 10% Wool; 8% Rayon
Metallics: 79% Acrylic, 20% Wool, 1% Metallic Poly; package size: Solids, Heathers, Twists, Tweeds: 6 oz./170g (106 yd/97 m)
Prints, Stripes: 5 oz./140g (87 yd/80 m)
Metallics: 5 oz./140g (92 yd/84 m)

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MATERIALS
To change colors, click the drop-down list or swatches above
QUANTITY PRICE ALT QTY  
•  640-511 Wool-Ease Thick & Quick: Parakeet
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$ 9.49  
Note: (A)
The Pom (Single): Limelight   $ 1.99  (B)
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size P-15 (10 mm)   $ 2.95  
Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers   $ 2.49  
Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)   $ 3.59  
 

Neon Helmet

Lion Brand« Wool-Ease« Thick & Quick«

GAUGE:

8 dc = 4 in. (10 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

NOTES:

Helmet is worked in rnds, then back and forth in rows for the back flap.


HELMET
With A, ch 6, join with sl st in first ch to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Ch 3 (does not count as st), work 8 dc in ring; do not join, work in continuous rnds (spiral). Place marker in first st for beg of rnd. Move marker up as each rnd is completed.
Rnd 2: Working in back loops only, 2 dc in each st around – 16 dc at the end of this rnd.
Rnd 3: Working in back loops only, *dc in next st, 2 dc in next st; rep from * around – 24 dc.
Rnd 4: Working in back loops only, *dc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st; rep from * around – 32 dc.
Rnd 5: Working in back loops only, *dc in next 3 sts, 2 dc in next st; rep from * around – 40 dc.
Rnds 6 and 7: Working in back loops only, dc in each st around.
Back Flap
Row 1 (Right Side):
Working in back loops only, dc in each of next 26 sts; leave rem sts unworked.
Row 2: Ch 3 (does not count as st), turn, working in front loops only, dc in 26 sts of back flap across.
Row 3: Ch 3 (does not count as st), turn, working in back loops only, dc in 26 sts of back flap across.
Fasten off.

FINISHING
Cut elastic loop of The Pom (B) in half. Draw elastic ends through top of Helmet and knot on inside of Helmet.
Weave in ends.


 
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
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beg = begin(s)(ning) ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing) rnd(s) = round(s)
sl st = slip stitch st(s) = stitch(es)


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