Sunday, 14 September 2014

Sarah and duck inspired hat

Sarah and duck inspired crochet hat 
Pattern designed and written by zara khan of Quality Handmade Items on fb

This hat is to fit ages 1-3 years for 4 to 10 yrs i just changed to a 5mm hook instead of 4.5mm

Materials list 
4mm and 4.5mm hook
Green worsted weight 10 ply or double strand dk yarn 
1 stitch marker 

Sc- single crochet 
Hdc - half double crochet 
Dc- double crochet 
Sl - slip stitch 
* rep - repeat 

Special instructions 

This hat is worked in the round 

Round 1 - start with 4mm hook 
Magic ring then 6 sc into the ring (do not join ) place stitch marker into the 6th sc (6)

Round 2- continue with 1sc in each stitch round for 8 rounds intotal

Now change to 4.5mm hook 

Round 3-  * 1dc in the next stitch 2dc inthe next rep from * (10)

Round 4- 2dc in each stitch round  (20)

Round 5- * 1dc in the next stitch 2dc in the next stitch rep from * (27)

Round 6- * 1 dc in the next 2 stitches 2dc in the next rep from * (36)

Round 7- * 1dc in the next 3 stitches 2dc in the next rep from* (45)

Round 8 - * 1dc in the next 4 stitches 2dc in the next rep from * (54)

Round 9- * 1dc in the next 5 stitched 2dc in the next rep from * (63)

Round 10- 1dc in each stitch round continue to dc until hat measures 10 inch from the tip 

Finishing off 

1dc in the next stitch 1hdc in the next 1sc in the next sl into the next and finish off and sew in ends 
Turn up the bottom two rows to create the brim 


                                                        Happy hooking   

Wednesday, 29 January 2014

Donation page

We are a Friendly Donation group who knit and crochet for good causes throughout the year, myself (Tanya Latham) and Zara khan are the runners of this page. please feel free to message us with any questions. we would love to see everyone's work so feel free to share your project in our group, in the "file" section you will patterns, addresses where to send donations to and loads of more information on the places we are donating to throughout the year. ♥

we would like to share all the hard work our lovely group of ladies do with the world 

this year we have decided to help as many people as possible and we have set targets we would like to reach within the group below is a list of just a few people we will be helping 

Newham general hospital
preemies uk
Islamic help 
Fountain of peace homeless day center

if you would like to get involved pls stop by our facebook page

or send us a email

or u can call me on 07896487756

below are a few pics of donations we have had so far 

right now we have a raffle going on for a giant handmade teddy so if u would like to buy some tickets all money goes to buying supplies for homeless  stop by the facebook page link at the top of the page 

Homeless project we just completed