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Round the Mulberry Bush
"Rainbow colors go round and round, punctuated by lightly textured, grey stripes. With a cotton/acrylic blend in vivid colors, this simple hat is just right for summer. It uses small amounts of several different colors, so it is a great stashbuster project too."
Crochet HookG/6 or 4 mm hook, H/8 or 5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
Crochet Gauge13 dc x 8 rows = 4 inches, with larger hook. Gauge is important for a good fit. Take time to check gauge.
Finished SizePattern is written for 6-12 months, with changes for 18-24 months & 3-5 years in [ ]. Circumference: 16 inches [18 inches, 20 inches] (note, this should be 1-2 inches smaller than the actual head measurement) Height: 6.5 inches [7 inches, 7.5 inches]
- Cascade Avalon worsted weight, cotton/acrylic yarn
- Size H / 8 (5 mm) hook or size needed to obtain gauge
- Size G / 6 (4 mm) hook or 1 size smaller than larger hook
- Yarn or Tapestry needle
- Locking Stitch markers