Bell Flower melds a petal brim with a pixie cap. Worked in wool, it offers a snug, pert look for colder climes or worked in other fibers, it could be a jaunty spring cap.
The design invites a two color treatment, to highlight its bud blossom, flower aspect.
Pattern includes instructions for three sizes: Adult, Child and Baby.
Adult (22"c/55.9cm), 8" tall
Baby size (14"c/35.6cm)
and Child size(19"c/48.3cm) versions.
Shown in Plymouth Galway Colornep
90%wool 10% polyester Adult size with three layer of petals
Sanguine Gryphon QED blue-faced Leicester wool
Adult size with four petal layers
Cascade Sierra 80% Pima Cotton/20% Wool Baby size with 3 layers
Cascade Superwash wool and Knit Picks Swish
worsted weight wool Child size with 4 layers
15 stitches and 12 rows = 4 inches in half double crochet (US)
Petal equals 2.4"/6.2cm wide
I /5.5 mmhook or hook needed to obtain gauge
Long, long ago, far, far away, when the subway cost a quarter and the corner drugstore was also an ice cream parlor where a little girl sipped vanilla egg creams, her mother, who made her wonderful clothes, showed her how to crochet. Her father taught her how to solder and make a tuner.