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Peach blossom by DROPS Design
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Crochet DROPS jacket with lace pattern and flounce at the bottom in ”Safran”. Size S - XXXL
DROPS 147-38
DROPS design: Pattern no e-207
Yarn group A
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 86-94-100-110-120-134 cm /
34"-37"-39½"-47 1/4"-47 1/4"-52 3/4"
Full length: 52-53-54-59-60-61 cm + 3 cm flounce /
20½"-21"-21 1/4"-23 1/4"-23½"-24" + 1" flounce

Materials: DROPS SAFRAN from Garnstudio
450-500-550-600-650-700 g color no 12, peach

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 3 mm / C – or size needed to get 23 dc x 12 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''. When working pattern 1 repetition (= A.1 b) = approx. 3.5 cm / 1 1/4'' in width x 4 cm / 1½'' vertically (= 4 rows).

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  • DROPS SAFRAN UNI COLOUR (50g)
    4.25 USD
NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inch - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in British and American English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
CROCHET INFO:
Replace first dc on every row with 3 ch.

PATTERN:
See diagram A.1.

DECREASE TIP:
Dec at beg of row as follows: Work sl sts over no of dc to be dec.
Dec at end of row as follows: When no of dc to be dec remains, turn.
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JACKET:
Worked bottom up, back and forth from mid front. READ CROCHET INFO!
Work 246-265-284-313-342-380 ch on hook size 3 mm / C with Safran. Continue with 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, then 1 sc in each of the next 4-5-6-5-4-6 ch, * skip ch 1, 1 sc in each of the next 5 ch *, repeat from *-* the entire row = 205-221-237-261-285-317 sc.
Continue diagram A.1 as follows: ch 3 up from first sc, 1 dc in next sc, diagram a over the first 9 sc, diagram b until 10 sc remain, diagram c over the first 8 sc, then 1 dc in each of the last 2 sc (= 25-27-29-32-35-39 repetitions on row).
Repeat the 4 rows in A.1 upwards until piece measures approx. 32-32-32-36-36-36 cm / 12½"-12½"-12½"-14 1/4"-14 1/4"-14 1/4"'' – finish after 4th row in diagram.
REMEMBER THE CROCHET GAUGE!
On next row work dc as shown in 5th row in diagram, i.e. as follows: 1 dc in each of the first 4 dc, * 2 dc in ch-space, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 4 dc *, repeat from *-*, finish with 2 dc in each of the last 2 ch-spaces and 1 dc in each of the last 4 dc = 204-220-236-260-284-316 dc.
Then finish front and back piece separately.

FIRST FRONT PIECE:
Work dc back and forth over the first 50-53-57-62-68-75 dc on row. At the same time dec towards the armhole on every row: 2 dc 0-0-1-2-3-5 times and 1 dc 1-2-2-3-5-6 times – SEE DECREASE TIP = 49-51-53-55-57-59 dc remain.
When piece measures 42-43-44-47-48-49 cm / 16½"-17"-17 1/4"-18½"-19"-19 1/4", beg neck dec as follows: Dec 13-13-14-14-15-15 dc 1 time, 3 dc 1 time, 2 dc 2 times and 1 dc 3 times = 26-28-29-31-32-34 dc remain on row.
Cut the yarn when piece measures approx. 52-53-54-59-60-61 cm / 20½"-21"-21 1/4"-23 1/4"-23½"-24".

OTHER FRONT PIECE:
Work as first front piece but reversed.

BACK PIECE:
Work dc back and forth over the middle 94-100-108-118-130-144 dc (do not work over the 5-7-7-9-9-11 sts in each side = armhole).
AT THE SAME TIME dec towards armhole in each side as on front piece = 92-96-100-104-108-112 dc.
When piece measures 50-51-52-57-58-59 cm / 19 3/4"-20"-20½"-22½"-22 3/4"-23 1/4", work 1 row only over the outermost 28-30-31-33-34-36 dc in one side for shoulder, then work 1 more row while at the same time dec 2 dc towards the neck, work the rest of row = 26-28-29-31-32-34 dc on shoulder, cut the yarn.
Piece measures approx. 52-53-54-59-60-61 cm / 20½"-21"-21 1/4"-23 1/4"-23½"-24".
Work the same way on the other shoulder.

FLOUNCE AT THE BOTTOM OF BODY:
Work in the sc row at the bottom of body as follows - beg from WS:
ROW 1: 1 sc in first sc, * ch 3, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire row.
ROW 2: Turn with ch 5, 1 sc in first ch-space, * ch 4, 1 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire row.
ROW 3: Turn with ch 6, 1 sc in first ch-space, * ch 6, 1 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire row.
ROW 4: Work as follows in every ch-space: 2 sc + 1 picot (= ch 3, 1 sc in first ch) + 2 sc. Fasten off.

SLEEVE:
Worked back and forth and sewn tog at the end.
Ch 68-68-78-78-78-87 on hook size 3 mm / C with Safran.
Turn and work 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, then work 1 sc in each of the next 6-6-4-4-4-7 ch, * skip ch 1, 1 sc in each of the next 5 ch *, repeat from *-* the entire row = 57-57-65-65-65-73 sc.
Continue to work diagram A.1 as follows: Diagram a over the first 9 sc, diagram b until 8 sc remain, then diagram c (= 7-7-8-8-8-9 repetitions on row). Continue like this until the 4 rows in diagram A.1 have been worked a total of 3 times vertically.
Piece measures approx. 12 cm / 4¾''. On next row work dc as shown in 5th row in diagram, i.e. as follows: 1 dc in each of the first 2 dc, * 2 dc in ch-space, 2 dc in next ch-space, 1 dc in each of the next 4 dc *, repeat from *-*, finish with 2 dc in each of the last 2 ch-spaces and 1 dc in each of the last 2 dc = 56-56-64-64-64-72 dc.
Continue with 1 dc in every dc – AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 16 cm / 6 1/4'', inc 1 dc in each side by working 2 dc in next to last dc in each side.
Repeat inc 9-12-11-13-16-15 more times:
SIZE S: Every 4th row,
SIZE M + L: Every 3rd row,
SIZE XL: Alternately every other and 3rd row,
SIZE XXL + XXXL: Every other row
= 76-82-88-92-98-104 dc.
When piece measures 49-48-47-46-45-44 cm / 19¼''-19''-18½''-18''-17¾''-17¼'' (shorter measurements in the larger sizes because of longer sleeve cap and broader shoulder width), dec for sleeve cap on every row in each side as follows: 3 dc 1 time, 2 dc 5-6-8-9-10-11 times and 3 dc 1 time.
Piece now measures approx. 55 cm / 21½'' for all sizes, cut the yarn.

EDGE AT THE BOTTOM OF SLEEVE:
Work in the sc row at the bottom of sleeve as follows - beg from WS:
ROW 1: 1 sc in first sc, * ch 5, skip 2 sc, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire row - NOTE: For the no of sts to add up skip only 1 sc the last time in sizes S and M. In sizes L and XL skip 3 sc the last time.
Turn piece.
ROW 2: Work as follows in every ch-space: 2 sc + 1 picot (= ch 3, 1 sc in first ch) + 2 sc. Fasten off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew shoulder seams and sleeve seams edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam and sew sleeves in body.
Work up along right band, around the neck and down along left band as follows: 1 sc in first st, * ch 3, skip approx. 1 cm / ½'', 1 sc in next st *, repeat from *-*.
Sew buttons on left band – top button should be approx. 1 cm / ½'' from the top, then evenly spaced downwards. Button in ch-spaces on right band.



Diagram

ch 1
1 sc
1 dc



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