Weekend in the Alps Hat
Unusual color changes combined with raised post stitches make for a hat that is as unique as a snowflake! Add in the interesting and varied shapes on the edging to complete a design as special as the person you will crochet this hat for.
This pattern was originally published in the Weekend Crochet 2013 issue of Love of Crochet.
Basic crochet stitches: chain, single crochet, double crochet, slip stitch
Crocheting in rows
Post stitches (FPdc and FPtr, with written explanations in pattern)
21.5” (55 cm) circumference.
Schoeller+Stahl Limbo (100% superwash wool, 1.75 oz/50 g, 137 yd/125 m) – 1 skein each in 4533 Jeans (CA) and in 4510 Natural (CB), or approximately 125 yd (114 m) in each of two colors in any light weight yarn.
US G/4.25 mm crochet hook, or any size needed to obtain correct gauge.
Through Rnd 5 in pattern = 4.5” (11.5 cm) diameter. For best results, always check your gauge.