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Streamer Crochet Hat Teresa Richardson - with Brim by Bethintx1 - Elizabeth Ham

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This is the streamer crochet hatcreated by Teresa Richardson aka Crochet Geek, with a brim addition created by Elizabeth Ham aka Bethintx1 on YouTube
It makes a nice summer hat!


I have posted my set of written instructions at the bottom of this post. This external link is where you will find the crochet brim written instructions.  Both video tutorials are posted below.

The top hat section video is on my crochet channel Crochet Geek, and the brim video is on Bethintx1.You will want to check out the other crochet tutorials that Bethintx1 - Elizabeth Ham has on her channel.
Streamer Summer Hat Brim


Streamer Crochet Hat





Streamer Crochet Hat
Written by Teresa Richardson



Crochet Geek YouTube -http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963
Crochet Geek 2 YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/user/crochet
Video Tutorial:Streamer Crochet Hat

Written Instructions:crochet brim written instructionsSkill Level: Advanced Beginner/Intermediate
AbbreviationsSP - SpaceDC - Double CrochetSK - Skip

Size I/5.5mm Crochet Hook
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How I got Started on YouTube

On Tuesday, Michael Humphrey with Forbes.com wrote a great article about how I got started on YouTube.  Maybe you want to start your own channel and turn it in to a business.  I offer tips that have worked for me. 


http://blogs.forbes.com/michaelhumphrey/2011/06/21/teresa-richardson-the-crochet-geek-whos-hooked-60000-youtubers/


Crochet Geek YouTube -http://www.youtube.com/user/tjw1963


Crochet Geek 2 YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/user/crochet

SeaBreeze Crochet Pattern - Quick and Easy Crochet Stitches

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SeaBreeze 

Video Tutorial: SeaBreeze Crochet Pattern Stitch

Video Tutorial:SeaBreeze Crochet Pattern Stitch Left Hand

Skill Level - Easy

Abbreviations
DC - Double Crochet
HDC - Half Double Crochet
CH - Chain
SL ST - Slip Stitch

Materials
Size I/5.5 mm crochet hook
4 ply yarn
Tapestry Needle

Multiple:  5+5

Work a chain of 20.
Row 1: Work 1 SC in each chain across,  (19 single crochet total)


Row 2:Chain 1, this will not count as a stitch, only a step up to the next row.  Work 1 SC in each stitch across.  (19 single crochet total)


Row 3: Chain 1, this will not count as a stitch, only a step up to the next row. Work 1 DC in the same stitch, Work 1 DC in the next stitch, Skip 2 stitches, work 5 DC in the next stitch, *Skip 4 stitches, work 5 DC in the next stitch. You will repeat from * for the width of the project.  To end, skip 2 stitches, work 2 DC in the last 2 stitches.


Row 4-5: Work 1 SC in each stitch across.  (19 single crochet total)


Row 6: Chain 1, this will not count as a stitch, only a s…