Saturday, January 13, 2007
Textured Mesh Scully Cap Pattern

This is what I've been working on for the last two days.
It's a very simple cap pattern that works up quickly.

Textured Mesh Scully Cap

Worsed Weight Yarn (I used cotton Sugar ‘n Cream)
G hook (for small child/large baby size)
H hook (small adult, large child)
I Hook (for adult average)

Chain 4, join w/ slip stitch to first chain to form a loop.
1) Ch 2 (counts as first dc), 7 DC in the loop, join w/ slip stitch (8 dc) chain 3

2) 2 dc in each stitch, join w/ slip stitch (16 dc) chain 3

3) DC and TC in first (joining) stitch and all the way around (32 stitches). Join w/ slip stitch to top of first DC, Chain 3, TURN

4) TC and SC in next stitch and all the way around (62 stitches). Join w/ slip stitch to top of first tc. Chain 4, turn

5) Skip the TC and dc in the next sc, chain 1, (dc in next sc, chain 1) around. Join w/ slip stitch to third chain of the chain 4 at the start of the row. turn

6) Chain 4, sc in first space, TC and sc in each space around. Join w/ slip stitch, chain 4, turn

7-12) Repeat row 5 and 6 (3 times) 7 8 9 10 11 12

13) repeat row 5

14) sc in each dc and each ch1 space around – join w/ slip stitch

15) chain 1, sc around

16) chain 1, reverse single crochet around. Finish off.

These images are clickable. Believe it or not, they're the same hat - just different lighting. I'm showing both because my styrofoam head is really petite (or I have a really fat head) so that the hat looks quite different on her. It's a fitted cap, not a bucket hat.

Note – I made the adult cap version with an I hook and worsted weight cotton. Had I used another fiber yarn that has more stretch, this hat would have been too large for me. For Acrylic, wool or blends I would recommend an H hook for an average adult.


Blogger GrannyJude said...

How nice that you have named a cap after me. I really like the Scully cap.

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Is TC a triple crochet stitch?

Blogger Wormie said...

Yes, TC = Triple Crochet

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