THE SKEIN ATTRACTION’S CROCHETED PREEMIE CAP
We’ve included just the crocheted version here, but if you prefer to knit the cap, we have linked to the complete pattern on The Skein Attraction website.
YARN Valley Plymouth Yarns Encore wool/acrylic 100 yds
NEEDLE G hook
FINISHED SIZE TBD 4-7” tall
Chain 4 and join into ring with a slip stitch
ROUND 1 Work 6 sc into ring
ROUND 2 Work 2 dc into each sc from previous round (12 dc)
ROUND 3 (dc, 2 dc into next dc) rep to end of round (18 dc)
ROUND 4 (dc, dc, 2 dc into next dc) rep to end of round (24 dc)
ROUND 5 (dc, dc, dc, 2 dc into next dc) rep to end of round (30 dc)
ROUND 6 (dc, dc, dc, dc, 2dc into next dc) rep to end of round (36 dc)
For a bigger head, continue working the increase rounds. Otherwise, work dc around cap until piece measures 4-7” from beginning. Fasten off. Fold back brim.
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GLOSSARY dc=double chain sc=single chain rep=repeat