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P207 Textured Newsboy Hat »
InstructionsHere is a groovy pattern for a textured newsboy style hat! This fabulously funky cap is quick to make up and looks terrific in a variety of hues. The texture is easy to achieve, starts right at the crown and does not require complicated needle gymnastics! Pattern includes sizes from 6 months to adult and instructions to make a pretty three-layer flower. All my patterns are written in American ...
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Type of item: Accessory
Style: Casual, Retro / Vintage, Funky
Worsted Weight 100% Cotton, crochet hooks 5.5mm (US I) and 3.5mm (US E)
What was your inspiration?
Chalky shabby chic shades of white and green. Vintage styling.
What are you most proud of?
I designed the pattern stitch myself after many hours of experimenting with different ideas. I wanted the texture to start right at the crown without the instructions getting too complicated. I am very proud of the end result and how easily this hat can be made in different sizes. I am also proud of the fact that the joins in this pattern is virtually invisible :-)
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
This is not a beginner project! You really need to know how to (a) work in the round (b) make basic AND advanced stitches such as working around posts (c) follow standard pattern instructions.