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Summer Eve by DROPS Design

DROPS Crochet dress in Safran

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DROPS 46-10

Size: Small - Medium - Large
Chest measurement: 84-88-92 cm.
Whole length: 78-82-86 cm.

Materials: DROPS’s Safran
500 - 500 - 550 g offwhite

DROPS Crochet hook size 3 mm

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NOTE: This pattern is written in British English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from cm to inches - 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 American English, please click here.
Crochet tension: 20 tr x 11 rows on crochet hook size 3 mm = 10 x 10 cm. Remember crochet hook sizes are guidelines only!
Decreasing: At beginning of each row: Crochet sl st over the sts to be dec. At end of row: Do not crochet the number of sts to be dec.
Increasing: At beginning of row: Crochet 2 tr in first sts. At end of row: Crochet 2 tr in last sts.

Back piece: Crochet 97 - 105 - 115 ch with crochet hook size 3 mm with off white mix. Turn by crocheting 1 tr in 4th ch st seen from crochet hook. Crochet 1 tr in each ch st = 94 - 102 - 112 tr (incl 2 tr to sew in). Turn - turn each row by crocheting 3 ch (= 1st tr on each row). Crochet tr back and forth. Remember crochet tension. When piece measures 24 – 25.5 – 25.5 cm dec 1 tr each side 8 - 10 - 13 times on Size S: Alternating every 2nd and 3rd row, Size M: Every other row and Size L: Alternating every other row = 78 - 82 - 86 tr. When piece measures 44 - 47 - 50 cm inc 1 tr on each side on every other row 4 - 4 - 4 times = 86 - 90 - 94 tr. When piece measures 56 - 59 - 62 cm dec on each side for armhole on each row: 4 tr 1 times, 2 tr 2 times = 70 - 74 - 78. Continue to crochet. When piece measures 74 - 78 - 82 cm split piece for neck. Do not crochet middle 30 - 30 - 30 tr. Crochet each part separately and dec on each side to shape neckline on each row: 2 tr 2 times, 1 tr 2 times. When piece measures 76 - 80 - 84 cm crochet only 7 - 8 - 9 tr closest to the neck = shoulder.

Front piece: Crochet like back until piece measures 66 - 70 - 74 cm. Split for neck. Do not crochet middle 30 - 30 - 30 tr. Crochet each side separately. Dec for neckline on each row: 1 tr 3 times and then every other row: 1 tr 3 times. When piece measures 76 - 80 - 84 cm only crochet 7 - 8 - 9 tr closest to neck = shoulder.

Assembly: Sew shoulder and side seams. Crochet a row of dc around neckline and around armhole.


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