Spiral Beret

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Yarn:approx. 200 yards of worsted weight yarn

Tools:5.5mm crochet hook, tapestry needle, scissors

Skill Level: Easy

Stitches: (ch)chain, (sc)single crochet, (sl st)slip stitch, (hdc)half-double crochet, (sc2tog)single crochet two together

Ch.5, join w/sl st. in 1st ch. to form ring.

Rnd 1: Ch.1, 5sc in ring, join w/sl st. in 1st sc.  (5 sc)

Rnd 2: Ch.1, sc in same space, *ch.3, sc in nxt sc; rep from * 4 more times, ch.3, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (6 ch.3-arches and 6 sc)

Rnd 3: Ch.1, sc in 1st sc, *sc in nxt ch.3 space, ch.3**, sc in nxt sc; rep from * 5 more times ending at **.(5 ch.3-arches, 1 ch.3 still on hook, 12 sc)

Rnd 4 (worked continuously in spiral pattern):  *Skip next sc, sc in each sc up to next ch.3 space, 2sc in next ch.3 space, ch.3; rep from * continuously in a round until all 6 sides of the spiral have 12 sc each for a total of 72 sc, join w/sl st. in next sc. (6 ch.3-arches and 72 sc)

Rnd 5: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), *hdc in next 12 sc, 3hdc in next ch.3 space; rep from * 5 more times, join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (90 hdc)

Rnd 6: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), hdc in each hdc around, join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (90 hdc)

Rnd 7: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), hdc in same space, *ch.1, skip next hdc, 2hdc in next hdc; rep from * around to last hdc, ch.1, skip next hdc and join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (90 hdc)

Rnd 8: Ch.1, *sc in next 2 hdc, (sc, ch.3, sl. st.) in next ch.1 space (picot created); rep from * around, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (45 picots)

Rnd 9: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), hdc in next st., *ch.2, skip over picot, hdc in next 2 sc; rep from * around to last picot, ch.2, skip over picot, join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (90 hdc)

Rnd 10: Ch.1, sc in each hdc around skipping all ch.2 spaces, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (90 sc)

Rnd 11: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), hdc in same space, *skip next 2 sc**, 2hdc in next sc; rep from * around ending at **, join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (60 hdc)

Rnds 12-14: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), hdc in each hdc around, join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (60 hdc)

Rnd 15: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), hdc in same space, *skip next hdc, 2hdc in next hdc; rep from * around, join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (58 hdc)

Rnd 16: Ch.2 (counts as hdc), hdc in same space, *2hdc in space between 2hdc-groups of last round; rep from * around, join w/sl st. in top of beginning ch.2. (60 hdc)

Rnd 17: Ch.1, *sc in next 5 hdc, sc2tog; rep from * around up to last 4 hdc, sc in last 4 hdc, join w/sl st. in 1st sc. (52 sc)

Finish off, weave in ends.

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