Simple handmade pink autumn crochet beret pattern is a great gift to a close person.
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Pink autumn crochet beret pattern
Stitch abbreviations used in this pink autumn crochet beret pattern
- ch – chain
- sl st – slip stitch
- sc – single crochet
- dc – double crochet
- fpsc – front post single crochet
- 2dc cluster – 2 double crochet cluster
It is necessary to dial a chain of air loops with a length equal to the circumference of the head + 10 cm or 4 inches.
In this crochet, we use the crocodile stitch. The pattern is two-layered. The first row is the base, then crocodile scales are crocheted on this row with attachment to unfinished columns in a circle. The top of each scale is attached with single crochet in a row below.
Foundation chain: multiples of 6.
Join chains in the round with a slip stitch to form a ring.
Row 1: 3 ch, skip 2 ch, dc in next ch, *2 ch, skip 2 ch, dc in next ch, rep from * to the end, sl st, turn.
Row 2: 5 ch, 2 dc cluster in dc, 2 ch, *dc in dc, 2 ch, 2 dc cluster in dc, 2 ch, rep from * to the end, sl st, turn.
Row 3: 1 ch, *sc in ch, work fan of 16 dc over 2 dc cluster below: work on front side, 8 dc over fisrt dc, fpsc over dc 2 rows below, 8 dc over fisrt dc, rep from * to the end, sl st, turn.
Row 4: 3 ch, dc in same sc, 2 ch, *dc in dc, 2 ch, 2 dc cluster in dc, 2 ch, rep from * to the end, sl st, turn.
Row 5: 2 sl st in 2 ch, sl st in dc, 1 ch, * sc in ch, work fan of 16 dc over 2 dc cluster below: work on the front side, 8 dc over first dc, insert your hook from the fourth dc of first crocodile scale, over dc 2 rows below and then in the fourth dc of second crocodile scale and make fpsc, 8 dc over the first dc, rep from * to the end, sl st, turn.
Crochet this pattern to a height of 20-25 cm (8-10 inches).
Next, start to reduce the pattern, for which, when knitting a row with scales, skip each 6th scale, pulling the tops of the columns of the previous row with single crochet.
At the end of crocheting, pull off the top of the beret and sew an occipital stitch.
Tie the bottom edge of the beret with 5 cm (2 inches) high SC.