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Faux Mistake Rib Watchman's Cap

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Pattern Details

Mimic the look of the mistake rib knitting stitch pattern by combining stitches of different heights and working in the back loop. When crocheted with wool, this pattern creates a stretchy cap that can accommodate a range of sizes. Finished Sizes Newborn (3-12 month old, 1-2 year old, 3-5 year old, 6-10 year old, Teen/Adult small, Adult medium, Adult large). Newborn: 10" (25.5 cm) hat circumference x 6" (15 cm) height. 3-12 month old: 12" (30.5 cm) hat circumference x 8.5" (21.5 cm) height. 1-2 year old: 12" (30.5 cm) hat circumference x 9" (23 cm) height. 3-5 year old: 12" (30.5 cm) hat circumference x 9.5" (24 cm) height. 6-10 year old: 13" (33 cm) hat circumference x 10" (25.5 cm) height. Teen/Adult small: 14" (35.5 cm) hat circumference x 10.25" (26 cm) height. Adult medium: 16" (40.5 cm) hat circumference x 10.75" (27 cm) height. Adult large: 18" (46 cm) hat circumference x 11" (28 cm) height. This pattern is available for FREE on my blog by following the link below. The free version is supported by advertising on my website. The downloadable pdf for sale on Craftsy includes includes the full pattern in one printable file without advertisements. This PDF is available to US buyers only due to EU VAT MOSS. Thank you for your understanding. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Basic crochet stitches: chain, half double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch Working in rows, working in rounds, decreasing, seaming, crocheting in back loop only Special stitch: invdec (written explanation provided in pattern) GAUGE 20 sts x 17 rows in pattern = 4" (10 cm) in pattern, pinned flat but unblocked. For best fit, always check your gauge. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Newborn (3-12 month old, 1-2 year old, 3-5 year old, 6-10 year old, Teen/Adult small, Adult medium, Adult large).

Recommended with this pattern

  • US Size H-8/5 mm crochet hook, or any size needed to obtain gauge.
  • Yarn needle.
  • Molly Girl Yarn Chart Topper (100% superwash Merino wool, 3.5 oz/100 g, 220 yd/201 m) - 1 (1, 1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2) skeins in Chart Topper, or equivalent amount in any medium weight wool yarn. (I recently learned that Molly Girl discontinued the Chart Topper yarn. Her Rock Star yarn would be a great substitute.)

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Underground Crafter
Underground Crafter
Marie Segares, Proprietress of the Underground Crafter, has been crocheting for over 25 years. She learned to crochet during summers spent with her maternal grandmother. Marie is also a knitter, quilter, embroiderer, and soapmaker. Marie is a Craft Yarn Council Certified Crochet and Knitting Instructor (Level I) and Certified Crochet and Knitting Teacher (Level II). She specializes in teaching individual and small group crochet lessons for beginner through advanced intermediate students and knitting classes for beginner students. In addition to teaching, Marie designs her own patterns and makes handmade items for sale by commission, at New York area craft fairs, and on Etsy. Marie is an Professional member of the Crochet Guild of America and a Designer/Teacher member of The Knitting Guild Association. Marie is also a member of the New York City Crochet Guild. Copyright statement: All of Marie's patterns are for personal use only. You may use the patterns to make unlimited items for yourself, for charity, or to give as gifts. You may sell items you personally make by hand from the patterns. You may not copy, distribute, or sell the patterns. If you would like to teach a class based on any of Marie's patterns, please contact her to purchase a commercial use pattern.