Monday, December 8, 2014

A Strawberry Shortcake For Christmas - Beret Crochet Pattern

SHhhhhhh! 
Don' t tell my youngest Grand daughter, 
But I designed her a super sweet hat.

 The crochet pattern I designed 
is For a children's Beret Hat, But
 I made it look like 
Strawberry shortcake!

and it is so Sparkly!
She loves Sparkly things 
and Strawberry Shortcake!
I hope she like it!

Well, What do you think?
Does it look like Strawberry Shortcake's Hat?
She loves it!!!!
I had so much fun designing this hat, 
I decided to share 
the crochet pattern with you!
Strawberry Shortcake Hat  -
Beret Hat Crochet Pattern
By Sara Sach

Please, Add this Crochet pattern to Your Ravelry Favorites
Then you won't lose it! 

Size - Fits a 17-18 inch head, My grand daughter a little over 2 years old.
Gauge - I did not add a gauge because it was a difficult to
measure all the increases and decreases.

Skill- Easy

Materials -
Hook - K
Yarn - 2 skeins of Red Heart Shimmer  Pink (C1)
20 oz. of Green Shimmer(C2), And White Shimmer(C3)

Stitches and Terms -
Chain ( ch)
Slip Stitch ( sl st)
Single Crochet  (sc)
Double Crochet ( dc)
Front Post Double Crochet ( fpdc)
Double Crochet Decrease (
together (tog)
Skip ( sk)



Note - The entire hat is stitched using 2 strands of yarn.

R : 1 - Using 2 strands of C1, Ch 3,
10 dc in the 2nd ch from the hook, join to the 1st dc,  ( 10dc)

R : 2 - Ch 3, 1 dc in the same st as the ch 3,
2 dc in each dc, join to the top of the ch3, (20dc)

R : 3 - Ch 3, 1 dc in the same st as the ch 3,
2 dc in each dc, join to the top of the ch3, (40dc)

R : 4 - Ch 3, *1 fpdc in the next st, 1 dc in the next st*,
Repeat From * to * around, join, (20 dc, 20 fpdc =40 sts)

R : 5 - Repeat R : 4

R : 6 - Ch 3, *1 fpdc in the next st, 2 dc in the next st*,
Repeat From * to * around, join, (40 dc, 20 fpdc =60 sts)

R : 7 - Ch 3, *1 fpdc in the next st, 2 dc in the next st, 2 dc in the next st*,
Repeat From * to * around, join, (80 dc, 20 fpdc =100 sts)

R : 8- Ch 3, *1 fpdc in the next st, 1 dc in the next 4 dc,
Repeat From * to * around, join, (80 dc, 20 fpdc =100 sts)

R : 9 & 10 - Repeat R : 8

R : 11 - Ch 3, *1 fpdc in the next st, 1 dc in the next  dc,
Dc the next 2 dc tog ( dc dec) 1 dc in the next dc*
Repeat From * to * around, join, (60 dc, 20 fpdc =80 sts)

R : 12 - Ch 3, *1 fpdc in the next st, 1 dc in the next  dc,
Dc the next 2 dc tog ( dc dec) *
Repeat From * to * around, join, (40 dc, 20 fpdc =60 sts)

R : 13 - Ch 3, *1 fpdc in the next st,
Dc the next 2 dc tog ( dc dec) *
Repeat From * to * around, join, (20 dc, 20 fpdc = 40 sts)

R : 14 - Change to C3, still using 2 strands of yarn, ch1, 1 sc in each dc, join ( 40 sc)

R : 15 - Ch1, 1 sc in each sc around, join ( 40sc)

R : 16 - Change to C2, still using 2 strands of yarn, ch1,1 sc in each sc, join (40)

R : 17 - 1 sc in the next 18 sc, 1 sl st in the next st, ch1, TURN( 18sc)

R : 18 - sk the sl st, 1 sc in next 16 sc, sl st in the last st, ch 1, turn
(16sc, 2 sl st)

R: 19 - 1 sc in each sc, turn, ch 1 ( 16 sc)

R : 20 - sl st in the 1st sc,  1 sc in next 14 sc, sl st in the last st, ch 1, turn
(14sc, 2 sl st)

R : 21 -1 sc in each sc, turn, tie off, weave in your ends. ( 14sc)


Pom pom -
With C2, Wrap the yarn around your 4 fingers 35 times. 
With a 12 inch piece of matching yarn, slip the yarn 
through the loops and tie securely. 
Trim the loops evening and attach to the top of the hat.

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