Crusher Hat (AC-30) by Evelyn A. Clark

Crusher Hat (AC-30)

January 1999
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
12 stitches = 4 inches
in single crochet (US) with yarn doubled
5.0 mm (H)
125 - 400 yards (114 - 366 m)
5 Adult Sizes, Child, and Doll
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Make a whole wardrobe of these versatile, packable hats in a variety of fibers to wear year round.

Sizes: 5 adult sizes plus a child’s size and an 18” doll size.

Finished hat Measurements:

Adult: 21” (22”, 23”, 24” 25”), Child: 20”, Doll: 13”.

Yarn Requirements: Any light worsted weight yarn in your choice of fiber. Yarn is used double throughout. Use 2 strands of the same yarn or one strand each of two different yarns.

Yardage: This is the total yardage required. If using 2 different yarns you will need half the given yardage in each yarn.

Adult sizes: Approximately 310 (340, 360, 380, 400) yards total.

Child size: 280 yards.

Doll Size: 125 yards

Yarns Used for Hats in Original Pattern Photo:

  1. Euroflax 100% Belgium Linen 4 ply from Louet Sales. (Light linen colored hat at top left)
  2. 8 ply 100% New Zealand wool (the charcoal and red hats under the linen hat)
  3. Kid-N-Ewe, 50% mohair, 50% wool from Bryson Distributing. (green hat on stand and purple hat in progress)
  4. Cotton Classic 100% cotton from Tahki Yarn Imports, Inc. (red child’s hat on upper right)
  5. Hand painted mohair from Lorna’s Laces yarn held with a strand of sport weight 100% wool in the same hand painted colorway. (hat in lower right corner)