Sunday, March 21, 2010

FPDC Cuddle Sack with Hat Pattern



I have crocheted a second fpdc cuddle sack and hat and have written the pattern. This is an untested pattern so if you find any mistakes, please let me know so I can make corrections.

FPDC Cuddle Sack

Lion Brand Pound of Love Yarn
I Hook
Measures about 10" x 16"

Round 1: Ch 4, sl st to form a ring. Ch2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 12 dc in ring, sl st in top of first dc to join. 12 stitches

Round 2: Ch 2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 2 dc in each st around, sl st in top of first dc to join. 24 stitches

Round 3: Ch 2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 1 dc in same st as join, * 2 dc in next st, dc in next st* repeat from * around. Sl st to in top of first dc to join. 36 stitches

Round 4: Ch 2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 2 dc in same st as join, *dc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st * Repeat from * around. 48 stitches. Sl st in top of dc to join.

Round 5: Ch 2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 2 dc in same st as join, *dc in next 3 sts, 2 dc in next st * Repeat from * around.
60 stitches. Sl st in top of first dc to join.

Round 6: Ch 3, dc in next 2 sts.* Fpdc in next 3 sts. dc in next 3 sts.* Repeat from * around. Sl st in top of ch 3 to join.

Repeat round 6 until sack measures about 16 inches, sl st to join.

Finishing round: ch 2, hdc in each st around, join wth a sl st and finish off. Weave in any ends.

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FPDC Hat

G Hook

Round 1: Ch 4, sl st to form a ring. Ch2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 12 dc in ring, sl st in top of first dc to join. 12 stitches

Round 2: Ch 2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 2 dc in each st around, sl st in top of first dc to join. 24 stitches

Round 3: Ch 2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 1 dc in same st as join, * 2 dc in next st, dc in next st* repeat from * around. Sl st to join. 36 stitches

Round 4: Ch 2, (doesn't count as 1st dc) 2 dc in same st as join, *dc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st * Repeat from * around. 48 stitches. Sl st in top of dc to join.

Round 5: Ch 3. Dc in next 2 sts. fpdc in next 3 sts, * dc in next 3 sts, fpdc in next 3 sts,* repeat from * around ending with 3 fpdc. St st in top of chain 3.

Round 6 - 10: Repeat round 5.

Round 11: Ch 2, hdc in each st around. Finish off and weave in all ends.

8 comments:

  1. This is adorable. Thank you for the pattern...something I will look forward to making!

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  2. Is this premie size or newborn? It is beautiful!

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  3. It is newborn size. About 10 x 16 inches.

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  4. Thank you for this beautiful sack. I enjoyed making this sack. Very easy to make. will be making the others you have patterns for.

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  5. This worked up so beautifully. Will let you know after the shower what the comments are.

    venabelle

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  6. FPDC= front post double crochet
    BPDC= back post double crochet

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  7. What are the finished dimensions of the infant cap? I am trying to crochet some but have no idea how big an infant's head is at birth and shortly after.

    Beth

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