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Yasmin by DROPS Design
"Amazing to tanned skin"
Crochet DROPS tunic with lace pattern, flounce at the bottom and butterfly for decoration in ”Cotton Viscose”.
DROPS 148-9
DROPS design: Pattern no n-146
Yarn group A
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 80-90-100-116-122-132 cm /
31½"-35½"-39½"-45 3/4"-48"-52"
Full length: 68-70-72-74-76-78 cm /
26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8''-30''-30¾''

Materials:
DROPS COTTON VISCOSE from Garnstudio
550-600-650-700-800-900 g color no 01, white

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 = approx. 3.5 cm / 1 1/4'' in width x 4 cm / 1½'' vertically.

1.5-2meter/ 1.6-2.2yds silk ribbon around the waist, approx. 10mm/½" wide in a suitable color.

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  • DROPS COTTON VISCOSE UNI COLOUR (50g)
    4.35 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 diagrams A.1 and A.2.

DECREASE TIP (applies to neck and armhole):
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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TUNIC:
Worked back and forth in 2 parts and sewn tog when finished.

FRONT PIECE:
With Cotton Viscose ch 141-160-178-197-216-234 on hook size 3 mm / C . Continue with 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, then 1 sc in each of the next 6-4-8-6-4-8 ch, * skip ch 1, 1 sc in each of the next 6 ch *, repeat from *-* the entire row = 121-137-153-169-185-201 sc.
Continue pattern A.1 as follows: Diagram a over the first 9 sc, diagram b until 8 sc remain, then diagram c over these (= 15-17-19-21-23-25 repetitions in total on row). Repeat the 4 rows in diagram A.1 upwards until piece measures approx. 32 cm / 12½'' – finish after 4th row in diagram. REMEMBER THE CROCHET GAUGE!
Then work diagram A.2 one time vertically. When A.2 has been worked, there are 92-104-116-128-140-152 dc on row. Then work 1 dc in every dc - READ CROCHET INFO.
When piece measures 46-47-48-49-50-51 cm / 18''-18½''-19''-19¼''-19¾''-20'' / 18''-18½''-19''-19¼''-19¾''-20'', dec for armhole in each side on every row as follows – READ DECREASE TIP: 4 dc 1 time, 3 dc 0-0-1-1-2-3 times, 2 dc 0-1-1-3-3-4 times and 1 dc 1-3-4-4-5-4 times in each side = 82-86-90-94-98-102 dc remain on row.
When piece measures 53-54-56-57-59-60 cm / 21"-21 1/4"-22"-22½"-23 1/4"-23½", beg neck dec and finish each shoulder separately.
FIRST SHOULDER: Work dc back and forth over the first 28-30-31-33-34-36 dc in one side – AT THE SAME TIME dec towards the neck on every row: 3 dc 1 time, 2 dc 2 times and 1 dc 2 times = 19-21-22-24-25-27 dc remain on shoulder.
When piece measures 64-66-68-70-72-74 cm / 25¼''-26''-26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''-29 1/8'', cut the yarn.
OTHER SHOULDER: Work the same way as the first.

BACK PIECE:
Work as front piece up to and with armhole dec = 82-86-90-94-98-102 dc on row. Continue to work until piece measures approx. 62-64-66-68-70-72 cm / 24 3/8''-25¼''-26''-26¾''-27½''-28 3/8''.
Now finish each shoulder separately as follows: Work 1 row with dc over the first 21-23-24-26-27-29 dc, turn, dec the first 2 dc and work the rest of row, cut the thread. Repeat on the other shoulder.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew shoulder seams edge to edge to avoid a chunky seam. Sew side seams edge to edge so that they are less visible.

FLOUNCE AT THE BOTTOM:
Work in the sc row at the bottom of body as follows (beg in one side):
ROUND 1: 1 sc in first sc, * ch 3, skip 1 sc, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 2: ch 2, 1 sc in first ch-space, * ch 4, 1 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 3: ch 2, 1 sc in first ch-space, * ch 4, 1 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 4: ch 2, 1 sc in first ch-space, * ch 5, 1 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 5: ch 2, 1 sc in first ch-space, * ch 5, 1 sc in next ch-space *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 6: Work as follows in every ch-space: 2 sc + 1 picot (= ch 3, 1 sc in first ch) + 2 sc. Fasten off.

EDGE AROUND THE ARMHOLES AND NECK:
Beg mid back of neck and mid under armhole.
ROUND 1: 1 sc in first st, * ch 3, skip approx. ½ cm / 1/4'', 1 sc in next st *, repeat from *-* the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 2: Work as follows in every ch-space: 1 sc + 1 picot (= ch 3, 1 sc in first ch) + 1 sc. Fasten off.

SILK RIBBON: Thread a silk ribbon in the eyelet row at the top below the yoke – beg and end in the left side at the front and make a small bow.


BUTTERFLY - for decoration:

WINGS: Ch 15 on hook size 3 mm / C. Work all rows from RS.
ROW 1: Work 3 dtr in 6th ch from hook, ch 1, 1 dc in next ch, ch 2 (on 2nd row beg working here), 2 dtr in next ch, 1 dtr in next ch, ch 3, 1 sl st in next ch, ch 3 (on 3rd row beg working here), 1 dtr in next ch, 2 dtr in next ch, ch 1, 1 dc in next ch, ch 2, 3 dtr in next ch, ch 5, 1 sl st in last ch. Fasten off.
ROW 2: Start by working 1 sl st in the second of the 2 ch from previous row (see 1st row), ch 1, in next dtr work as follows: 1 hdc and 1 dc, in next dtr work as follows: 1 dc (on 4th row beg working here), ch 1, 1 tr and 1 dc, in next dtr work as follows: 1 dc and 1 hdc, ch 1, 1 sl st in the 1st of the 3 ch from previous row. Fasten off.
ROW 3: Start by working 1 sl st in the third of the 3 ch from 1st row (see 1st row), ch 1, in next dtr work as follows: 1 hdc and 1 dc, in next dtr work as follows: 1 dc (on 5th row beg working here), 1 tr, ch 1, 1 dc, in next dtr work as follows: 1 dc and 1 hdc, ch 1, 1 sl st in 1 ch from 1st row. Fasten off.
ROW 4: Start by working 1 sl st in dc from 2nd row (see 2nd row), ch 1, in next tr work as follows: 1 sc, 1 ch and 1 sc, ch 1, 1 sl st in next dc. Fasten off.
ROW 5: Start by working 1 sl st in dc from 3rd row (see 3rd row), ch 1, in next tr work as follows: 1 sc, 1 ch and 1 sc, ch 1, 1 sl st in next dc. Fasten off.

BODY:
Work as follows with double yarn: ch 6, 2 sc in the 2nd ch from hook (= head). Fasten off.Sew the body on to the wings with the head up between the big wings.
Finish by working a row of sl sts along the edge of the big wings.
Sew the butterfly to the left side of yoke.


Diagram

1 ch
1 sc
1 dc



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