Crochet Cap with Bear Ears - Small Infant
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Written by Teresa Richardson
Video Tutorial: Crochet Cap with Bear Ears - Small Infant
Video Tutorial: Crochet Cap with Bear Ears - Small Infant Left Hand
Skill Level - Easy
Size - Approximately 14 inches
DC - Double Crochet
HDC - Half Double Crochet
CH - Chain
SL ST - Slip Stitch
Size I/5.5 mm crochet hook
4 ply yarn
Chain 5, join
Round 1: CH 1, Work 10 HDC through the chain. We will be working the continual round.
Round 2: Work 1 SC, 1 HDC in the same stitch, Work 2 HDC in each stitch around. (20 HDC total)
Round 3: Work 1 HDC in the next stitch, work 2 HDC in the next stitch. (30 HDC total)
Round 4: Work 1 HDC in each of the next 2 stitches, work 2 HDC in the next stitch. (40 HDC total)
Round 5-12: Work 1 HDC in each stitch around.
Slip stitch in the next stitch or skip a stitch and slip stitch. You may have a slight raised bump from working the continual round. You can work a decorative edging to cover the final round. I recommend the reverse single crochet.
Chain 5 Join
Round 1: Ch 1, Work 10 HDC through the chain, join.
Round 2: Chain 1, 2 HDC in each of the next 8 stitches. - 16 HDC total
Work a Reverse Single Crochet edging to the opposite side.
Sew the ears on between rounds 3-5.