Cotton Skull Cap
Adult size-Use J hook
Kids-Use an I hook
Little Kids-Use an H hook
1 ball (2.5 ounce solid color or 2.0 ombre) of Sugar N Cream or Peaches N Cream 100% cotton ww yarn.
Hook as listed above.
sl st-slip stitch
Ch 4 and join with sl st
Round 1: Work 12 dc into ring and join with sl st
Round 2: Ch 1, work 2 dc into each stitch around, join to ch 1 with sl st
Round 3: Ch 1, *1 dc in next stitch, 2 dc in next st* around, join to ch 1
Round 4: ch 1, *1 dc in next 2 stitches, 2 dc in next st* around, join to ch 1
Round 5: ch 1, *1 dc in next 3 stitches, 2 dc in next st* around, join to ch 1
Rounds 6-8: Ch 1, dc in each stitch around, join to first ch 1
(Note: to make the cap bigger, you may add another row of rows 6-8)
Rounds 9-12: (do not ch 1 here) sc in each st around (use stitch marker to mark start of each round-work a spiral for these four rounds)
Round 13: sl st each stitch around. Fasten off and weave in ends.
If you are making this as a chemo cap to donate, wash first to soften up the cotton yarn.
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