Troop Cap by Sharon Robinson
Original Pattern All rights reserved

G hook if you crochet loosely

INSTRUCTIONS: Please make the Troop caps using BLACK YARN and measuring 21 to 22 inches in circumference and 7 to 7 1/4 inches from the top of the cap to the bottom or last row (With No Brim).

Ch 4; sl st to form circle; ch 3

Rnd 1: 12 DC in cir; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 2: 2 DC in each st; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 3: *2 DC in 1st st, 1 DC in next st [repeat from * around] sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 4: Repeat Round 3
Rnd 5: *2 DC in 1st st; 1 DC in each of next 6 st; (repeat around til the end) DC in last 4 st; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 6-11: 1 DC in each st; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 12: Front post in 1st st; Back post in 2nd st (repeat around to form ribbing), sl st in top of ch 3, fasten off, weave in end.




Troop Cap - Lois's Version of Sharon's Cap For those who crochet tightly
Original Pattern All rights reserved

J hook if you crochet tightly

INSTRUCTIONS: Please make the Troop caps using BLACK YARN and measuring 21 to 22 inches in circumference and 7 to 7 1/4 inches from the top of the cap to the bottom or last row (With No Brim).

Ch 4; sl st to form circle; ch 3

Rnd 1: 12 DC in cir; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 2: 2 DC in each st; plus 1 DC in the same st as the ch 3; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 3: *2 DC in 1st st, 1 DC in next st [repeat from * around - ending with 2 dc in the last st] sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 4: *DC in 1st st, 2 DC in next st [Repeat from * around]
Rnd 5: *2 DC in 1st st; 1 DC in each of next 6 st; (repeat around til the end) DC in last st; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3

Rnd 6-15: 1 DC in each st; sl st to top of ch 3; ch 3
Rnd 16: Front post in 1st st; Back post in 2nd st (repeat around to form ribbing), sl st in top of ch 3, fasten off, weave in end.