Thursday, September 20, 2012

Helmet 2


Hook: I/9 (5.5 mm)
             G/6 (4.25 mm)
Yarn: Medium worsted in two colors.

(ch 2 counts as dc.)

Hat: With larger hook and primary color-
Ch 2, 6 sc in second ch from hook. Sl st in first sc.
Rnd 1= Ch 2, 3 dc in each dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Turn. (18 dc)
Rnd 2= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 2 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Turn. (30 dc)
Rnd 3= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 4 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Turn. (42 dc)
Rnd 4= Ch 2, ( 3 dc in next dc, 6 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Turn. (54 dc)
Rnd 5= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 8 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Turn. (66 dc)
Rnd 6= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 10 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Turn. (78 dc)
Rnd 7-10= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Turn. (78 dc)
Rnd 11= Ch 2, 36 dc, 2 trc, dtrc, 2 trc, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2. Fasten off.

Neckpeice:
Row 1=Starting at the dtrc, sk 2 trc, sk 9 dc, join with dc, 54 dc. Turn. (55 dc)
Row 2-5=Ch 2, Dc across. Turn. (55 dc)
Fasten off.

With contrasting color, join with sc. Sc around, working 3 sc in the corners and hdc in trc and dc in dtrc. Fasten off.

Visor:
With primary color ch 51. Turn.
Row 1= Sc in second ch from hook, 6 sc, 5 hdc, 26 dc, 5 hdc, 7 sc. Turn.
Row 2= Ch 1, 7 sc, 5 hdc, (dc, sk dc, ch 1) thirteen times, dc in next dc, 5 hdc, 7 sc. Turn.
Row 3= Ch 1, 7 sc, 5 hdc, (dc, sk ch 1 sp, ch 1) 13 times, dc, 5 hdc, 7 sc. Turn.
Row 4= Ch 1, 2 sc, ch 3, sk 3 sc, 2 sc, 5 hdc, dc, (ch 1, dcfp around dc) 12 times, ch 1, dc in next dc, 5 hdc, 2 sc, ch 3, sk 3 sc, 2 sc. Turn.
Row 5= Ch 1, 2 sc, sc in each ch, 2 sc, 5 hdc, (dc, ch 1, sk ch 1 sp) 13 times, dc, 5 hdc, 2 sc, sc in each ch, 2 sc. Turn.
Row 6= Ch 1, 7 sc, 5 hdc, dc in each dc and ch 1 sp, 5 hdc, 7 sc. Fasten off.
In contrasting color, sc around edges, working 2 sc in corners.

With second color ch 50. Turn, in second ch from hook, hdc, hdc across. Fasten off. Sew to top of hat.

Viser buttons, make 2: (optional, you can use regular buttons if you wish.)
With second color and smaller hook, ch 2. 6 sc in second ch from hook. 2 sc in each sc around. Sl st in next sc, fasten off. Sew to sides of helmet.

Attach visor to helmet with buttons.

9 comments:

  1. This is going on my to-do list. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. I'm having a problem with the Neck piece Im not sure if im reading this right.

    Row 1= Im locating the dtrc, and then skiping 2 trc, skipping 9 dc, and then join with dc? I dont get it. Im sorry. Im new at this... If you have time can you plz email me. Gicreme@aol.com. Or comment.

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    1. Yes. You find the dtrc and then skip past the stitches specified before joining on the next stitch.

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  3. Okay, since finding this I've decided to take up a new hobby :) Why start small when I can aim for greatness. I'm just going to go for it! thank you for posting this :):)

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  4. Hi! I would really like to make this for my brother as a Christmas gift, but unfortunately, I only knit, not crochet. Any chance this can be translated into a knitting pattern?

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  5. This would be good gift for those w asthma.

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  6. Hi there! I’m putting together a roundup of Balaclava style hats for my blog tomorrow and plan on including your hat! I won’t include the actual pattern - just a link and a photo with my comments. Free publicity for you, blog post for me! :) Hope you don’t mind - please let me know asap! Otherwise the post will be found at http://www.mooglyblog.com/free-balaclavas-patterns/ on 1-7-14.
    Thanks so much!
    Tamara
    tamarakelly@mooglyblog.com

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