Monday, June 18, 2012

Thor Hat


Hook: H/8 (5mm)
Yarn: worsted weight red and gray

With gray ch 2.
Rnd 1= 6 sc in second ch from hook.
Rnd 2= Ch 2, 3 dc in each sc around. Sl st in top of first dc. Turn. (18)
Rnd 3= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 2 dc) around. Sl st in top of first dc. Turn. (30)
Rnd 4= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 3 dc) around. Sl st in top of first dc. Turn. (46)
Rnd 5= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 4 dc) around, dc. Sl st in top of first dc. Turn. (64)
Rnd 6= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 6 dc) around, 3 dc in next dc, dc. Sl st in top of first dc. Turn. (86)
Rnd 7-13= Ch 2, dc around.  Sl st in top of first dc. Turn. (86)
Rnd 14-20= Ch 2, 60 dc. Turn. (60)
Fasten off. Sc around edge with red.

Wings (make 2): With gray ch 30
Row 1= Sc in second ch from hook, 28 hdc. Turn.
Row 2= Ch 2, hdc twice in first hdc, 24 hdc, sc. Turn.
Row 3= Ch 1, sc, 25 hdc, hdc twice in last hdc. Turn.
Row 4= Ch 2, 24 hdc, sc. Turn.
Row 5= Ch 1, sc, 24 hdc. Turn.
Row 6= Ch 2, hdctog over next two hdc, 19 hdc, sc. Turn.
Row 7= Ch 1, sc, 18 hdc, hdctog over next two hdc. Turn.
Fasten off.
Join red and sc around edge. Fasten off and weave in ends. Sew to side of hat.

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Loki Hat



Hook: H/8 (5 mm)
Yarn: Medium worsted in gold and green.

With gold ch 2
Rnd 1= 6 sc in second ch from hook.
Rnd 2= Ch 2, (3 dc in next sc) six times. Sl st in first dc, turn. (18)
Rnd 3= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 2 dc) around. Sl st in first dc, turn. (30)
Rnd 4= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 3 dc) seven times, 3 dc in next dc, 2 dc. Sl st in first dc, turn. (47)
Rnd 5= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 4 dc) nine times, 3 dc. Sl st in first dc, turn. (66)
Rnd 6= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 6 dc) nine times, 4 dc. Sl st in first dc, turn. (85)
Rnd 7-12= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in first dc, turn. (85)
Row 13= Ch 2, 65 dc. Turn. (65)
Row 14-19= Ch 2, dc across, turn. (65)
Fasten off. Join green with a sc and sc around edges. Fasten off and weave in ends.

Horns (Make two):
With green ch 25. Making sure not to twist stitches, form into a ring by sl st in first ch.
Rnd 1= Sc around. (25)
Fasten off. Join gold with a sc.
Rnd 2-3= Sc around. (25)
Rnd 4= (6 sc, sctog) three times, sc. (22)
Rnd5= Sc around. (22)
Rnd 6= 5 sc, 12 hdc, 5 sc. (22)
Rnd 7= (5 sc, sctog)three times, sc. (19)
Rnd 8-9= 4 sc, 11 hdc, 4 sc. (19)
Rnd 10= (4 sc, sctog) three times, sc. (16)
Rnd 11-12= 3 sc, 10 hdc, 3 sc. (16)
Rnd 13= (3 sc, sctog) three times, sc. (13)
Rnd 14-15= 3 sc, 7 hdc, 3 sc. (13)
(3 sc, sctog) until hole is closed.
Fasten off. Stuff horn and sew to front of hat. Weave in ends.

(I guess you could also do this for a cow costume or in Longhorn colors...)

Tuesday, June 5, 2012

Iron Man Hat

 Hook: H/8 (5 mm)
Yarn: Medium worsted in red, white, black, and gold.

Hat:
With red ch 2.
Rnd 1= 6 sc in second ch from hook.
Rnd 2= Ch 2, 3 dc in each sc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 3= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 2 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 4= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 3 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 5= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 4 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 6= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 6 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 7= Ch 2, (2 dc in next dc, 8 dc) aorund. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 8-18= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Fasten off and weave in ends.

Face piece:
With gold ch 18.
Row 1= Hdc in third ch from hook, hdc across. Turn.
Row 2= Ch 2, hdc across. Turn.
Row 3-4= Ch2, 2 hdc in first hdc, hdc across to last hdc, 2 hdc in last hdc. Turn.
Row 5= Ch 2, 2 hdc in first hdc, 6 hdc. Without fastening gold off, join black to next stich with a sc, 9 sc, fasten off black. Picking the gold up again, sc across black, hdc across to last hdc, 2 hdc in last hdc. Turn.
Row 6-7= Ch 2, hdc across. Turn.
Row 8= Ch 2, 2 hdc in first hdc, hdc across to last hdc, 2 hdc in last hdc. Turn.
Row 9-11= Ch 2, hdc across. Turn.
Row 12-14= Ch 2, 5 hdc.
Without fastening gold off, join black to next stitch with a hdc, 12 sc, hdc. Ch 2 and turn, 2hdc in hdc.
Without fastening black off, join white to next stitch with a sc, 4 sc, fasten white off. Sk 2 sc and join white in next sc with a sc, 4 sc, fasten white off.
Going back to black, sc across white, 2 hdc, sc across white, 2 hdc in hdc. Fasten black off.
Returning to gold, sl st in between black rows and on top of black hdc, turn and hdc across. Turn, ch 2. Hdc across to end of black. Sl st in top of black hdc and inbetween black rows, hdc across gold to edge. Turn, ch 2, 5 hdc, sl st in bottom sl st and then in top sl st, turn and hdc to edge. Turn
Row 15= Ch 2, hdc across. Turn
Row 16-19= Ch 2, hdctog over next two hdc, hdc across to last two hdc, hdctog over last two hdc. Turn.
Fasten off and weave in ends. Sew to hat.

Monday, June 4, 2012

Captain America Hat


And it's Captain America!


Hook: H/8 (5 mm)
Yarn: Medium worsted in white, red, and blue

With blue ch 2.
Rnd 1= 6 sc in second ch from hook.
Rnd 2= Ch 2, 3 dc in each dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 3= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 4= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 2 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to white.
Rnd 5= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 6 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 6= Ch 2, (2 dc in next dc, 8 dc) around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
*You may need to tweak this depending on the tension of your stitches.
Switch to red.
Rnd 7= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to white.
Rnd 8-9= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to red.
Rnd 10= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to white.
Rnd 11-12= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to blue.
Rnd 13-15= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to red.
Rnd 16= Ch 2, dc around. Sl st in top of ch 2.
Fasten off, weave in ends.

Make star and sew to top of hat.

I used the star pattern by lydienne on Ravelry. If you don't have a Ravelry account I highly reccommend getting one. It is free to sign up and the patterns and ideas are amazing. :) But anyway, that is the star pattern I used. You can find another one if you wish.

Friday, June 1, 2012

The Incredible Hulk

So.. The Avengers is out and is an epic, awesome movie. I decided to design hats for all of the characters in the movie (Loki is my favorite) and here is the first one!


Hook size: H/8 (5 mm)
Yarn: Black eyelash yarn
           Medium worsted - green,black, purple, and white


With black eyelash yarn, Ch 2
Rnd 1= 6 sc in the second ch from hook
Rnd 2= Ch 2, 3 dc in each sc around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 3= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 4= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 2 dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 5= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 3 dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 6= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 4 dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 7= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 5 dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 8= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 6 dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 9= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 7 dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 10= Ch 2, (3 dc in next dc, 8 dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to green.
Rnd 11= (9 dc, 2 dc in next dc) repeat around. Join with sl st in top of first dc.
Rnd 12-19= Ch 2, dc around, join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Switch to purple.
Rnd 20= (Sc, dc) around. Sl st in first sc.
Fasten off. Weave in ends.

Eyes (make 2):
With green ch 2. 6 sc in second ch from hook. Switch to white.
[(Sc, sc twice in next sc) around. Sl st in first sc.] twice. Fasten off. Sew in place and hide ends.

Eyebrows (make 2):
With black eyeslash yarn ch 11
Hdc in third ch from hook. Hdc across.
Fasten off. Sew in place and hide ends.

Mouth:
With black ch 16.
Row 1= Hdc in third ch from hook, hdc across. Turn.
Row 2= Ch 2, hdctog over next two hdc, hdc across to last two hdc, hdctog over last two hdc. Turn.
Fasten off. Sew in place and hide ends.

Place hat on head and go on a rampage. ;)