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Crystal Palace Yarns - FREE PATTERN - Crochet


Cotton Twirl

Baby Bonnet

Designed by Cathy Campbell

Description:  This cute little baby bonnet works up very quickly.  The chain loops on the bottom edge add extra fancy to the piece.


Level:  Easy (sc, hdc, working in the rnd)


Size:  14" circumference



  • 1-50g ball of Crystal Palace Cotton Twirl (shown in 2900 "Natural Ecru")
  • Crystal Palace Bamboo Crochet Hook sizes G6 and I9, or size needed for gauge
  • Slit stitch marker
  • Tapestry needle

Gauge:  3 ½ hdc=1" on larger hook


Abbreviations:  beg- beginning; ch- chain; hdc- half double crochet; rep- repeat; rnd- round; sc- single crochet; sl st- slip stitch



Note:  You will work in a spiral, rather than joining each rnd with a sl st.  Move the marker up after each rnd to mark beg of new rnd.


Ch 2.

Rnd 1:  Work 8 sc in 2nd ch st from hook.  Do not join with a sl st.  Place marker for beg of rnd.  [8 sc]

Rnd 2:  Work 2 hdc in each sc around. [16 hdc]

Rnd 3:  *Work hdc in next hdc, work 2 hdc in next hdc; rep from * to end of rnd.  [24 hdc]

Row 4:  * Work 2 hdc in next hdc, work hdc in each of next 2 hdc; rep from * to end of rnd.  [32 hdc]

Row 5:  *Work hdc in each of next 3 hdc, work 2 hdc in next hdc; rep from * to end of rnd.  [40 hdc]

Rnd 6:  Work hdc in each hdc.

Rnd 7:  *Work 2 hdc in next hdc, work hdc in each of next 4 hdc; rep from * to end of rnd.  [48 hdc]


Work hdc in each hdc for 7 rnds.  Change to smaller hook and work 1 more rnd of hdc.  Work 1 rnd of sc. 


Loop Rnd:  *Work sc in next sc, ch 3, skip 1 sc; rep from * to end of rnd.  [24 loops made.]  Join with sl st and fasten off.


Tie:  Make a 28" chain.  Weave in and out of holes, 2 rnds above the edge, and tie in a bow.


Weave in all ends.



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August 2012

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