This is my suggestion for the crochet baby cocoon. I have many hat patterns posted and would start the baby cocoon out just like a hat. My recommendation is to use a hat pattern. You can substitute a larger crochet hook if the recommended size hook is to small. You can also include additional increase rounds to make it larger. Continue with as many rounds as you need. I will be writing a cocoon pattern, extended from an existing hat pattern.http://crochet-mania.blogspot.com/2009/03/v-stitch-crochet-summer-hat.html
Popcorn - Each popcorn stitch will consist of 3 double crochet, then join.
NOTE: You can reverse on each round so the points are not leaning. If you reverse, you will need to join the popcorn stitch on the same side you are working and push it to the front so the ridge is all on one side. Leaning Crochet Stitches
Chain 4, Join with the beginning Stitch.
Round 1: CH, *Work 3 DC through the loop, join with the beginning stitch to form the popcorn. CH 2, complete 6 times from *, join with the beginning stitch.
Round 2:CH, *Work 3 DC through the previous PC, join with the beginning stitch to form the popcorn.This next part will be the increas…
This project can be easily adjusted for the larger ponytail bands. You will keep crochet extra rounds until your scrunchi is as full as you like.
Work a chain of 15, Loop the chain through the pony tail band. Make sure it is not twisted. Join with the beginning chain.
Round 1: CH 3, DC in the same stitch, CH 2, 2 DC in the same stitch. *Skip 2 chains, work 2 DC, CH 2, 2DC, Complete 4 times total from *, skip 2 chains, join with the beginning stitch. (See symbol chart. Red Dots show where to join) SL ST to the next chain 2 space.
Round 2-42:CH 3, DC in the same space, CH 2, 2 DC in the space. Work 2 DC, CH 2, 2 DC in each of the 4 remaining, cha…
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