Crochet, project 297. Completed 6-Apr-2011
Adapted from instructions by Lisa Gentry, published in Leisure Arts #75358, Crochet Celebrity Slouchy Beanies for the Family. I like the roll brim look. You can also unroll the brim and wear it like a, well, slouchy beanie hat.
Adult L; worked top until it was 7″ diameter, should fit 22 to 23″ around. 8″ length minimum
Yarn: 152 yds / 2.2 oz worsted weight yarn
MC = main color. 1.7 oz, 116.6 yds worsted weight yarn
- Suffolk & Dorset Solitude Wool (70% Wool, 30% Nylon). 3.5 oz / 99 g. 240 yds. Color: Handpainted Blue.
CC = coordinating color. 0.5 oz, 35 yds worsted weight yarn
- Suffolk & Dorset Solitude Wool (70% Wool, 30% Nylon). 1.7 oz / 48 g. 120 yds. Color: Speckled White.
Crochet Hook: US Size H-8 (5mm)
Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle for weaving in yarn ends, and scissors