Lacy Shells Hat by Linda Permann

Lacy Shells Hat

May 2009
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
3.75 mm (F)
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Errata: There is a typo on Round 12, the stitch count should read 72 sc (not dc). It is correct on any ravelry downloads after today 1/27/11).

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Use any worsted weight yarn to create a variety of lacy hats- perfect for Spring or early Fall. These hats work up super quick, making them a perfect quick gift!.

Skill Level: Beginner

Finished Size: Circumference measures 19 ½“ unstretched, stretches to fit up to 23”, one size fits most women

• Approx. 110 yds of worsted weight yarn, CYCA size 3 or 4, Shown in Knit Picks Shine Worsted., You’ll need a small amount of a contrasting color if you are making the 2nd version of the hat. Suitable substitutions that are easily found in big craft stores include: Red Heart “Soft”, Red Heart “Super Saver”, Lion Brand “Cotton Ease”, Lion Brand “Vanna’s Choice”, and Caron “Simply Soft”.
• Size J-5 (6.0 mm) crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge
• Yarn needle

The pdf pattern for this hat is 2 pages long and includes full written instructions for making a straight and scalloped bottom, and for color changes. As always, feel free to ask me questions if you have any as you crochet this pattern.