Materials for both hat and bag:
COATS & CLARK'S O.N.T. "SPEED-CRO-SHEEN" MERCERIZED COTTON, Art. C.44: 7 balls of No. 51 Spice.
Milwards Steel Crochet Hook No. 2/0 (double zero).
¼ yard each of brown felt and buckram for lining ... 5 packages of Walco gold drop beads, Style No. 7368 and 12 packages of Style No. 7336; 3 round cork molds, 1 inch in diameter and two ¾ inch in diameter, Style No. 6060.
GAUGE: 5 sc make 1 inch; 6 rnds make 1 inch.
HAT ... Starting at center, ch 2. 1st rnd: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 2nd rnd: 2 sc in each sc around. 3rd rnd: * 2 sc in next sc (1 sc increased), sc in next sc. Repeat from * around. 4th rnd: * 2 sc in next sc, sc in next 2 sc. Repeat from * around. Sc in each sc, increasing 6 sc evenly on each rnd, until piece measures 5 ½ inches in diameter, then work without increasing until piece measures 5 ½ inches from center.
BRIM ... 1st rnd: * Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc. Repeat from * around. 2nd rnd: Sc in each sc around. Repeat 2nd rnd until Brim measures 2 ½ inches. Next rnd: * Sc in next sc, dec 1 sc—to dec 1 sc, work off 2 sc as 1 sc. Repeat from * around. Break off. Fold Brim under to meet first rnd. Sew in place.
CORK COVER ... Starting at center, work as for Hat until piece measures 1 inch in diameter. Next 2 rnds: Sc in each sc around. Insert 1-inch cork and dec 6 sc evenly on each rnd until all sc's have been worked off. Break off. Sew beads to cork and sew to top of Hat. Sew beads around Brim.
CORD ... Using 4 strands, make a chain 24 inches long. Break off. Tie around crown of hat. Cover two ¾ inch corks the same way and sew to each end of cord.
Other great patterns from Hats and Bags, Book No. 310.
Sparkling Beaded Dutch Cap
Ripple Brim Hat
Sparkling Sailor Hat
Roll Brim Hat
Sparkling Fishnet Hat
Sparkling Ponytail Cap
Sparkling Beaded Dutch Bag
Sparkling Bag I
Ripple Brim Bag
Sparkling Sailor Bag
Roll Brim Bag
Sparkling Bag II
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