White Harbour by DROPS Design

DROPS dress in in “Paris” with crochet yoke.

Size: S – M – L – XL – XXL -XXXL

Finished measurements:
Bust: 80-88-96-104-114-124 cm / 31½"-34½"-37 3/4"-41"-45"-48 3/4"
Full length: 88-90-92-94-96-98 cm / 34½"-35½"-36 1/4"-37"-37 3/4"-38½"

Materials: DROPS Paris from Garnstudio
450-500-550-600-650-700 g color no 16, white
100-100-100-100-100-100 g color no 29, light blue
50-50-50-100-100-100 g color no 28, navy blue

DROPS circular needle size 5 mm / US 8 (40 and 80 cm / 16'' and 32'') - or size needed to obtain 17 sts x 22 rows in stockinette st = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.
DROPS crochet hook size 4.5 mm/US 7 – or size needed to obtain 12 dc x 9 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS Metal button, #542: 1 piece.


DROPS Extra 0-437

Yarn prices (per 13.11.2019)

Yarn (weight) Content United States
DROPS Paris uni colour (50g) 100% Cotton 2.20 USD
DROPS Paris recycled denim (50g) 100% Cotton 1.80 USD

You can get the yarn to make this pattern from 21.60$*.

(*) Pattern prices are calculated from the smallest size / cheapest colour. You will find a prices table in this print to help you calculate the price for other sizes.

All yarns are DROPS yarns. Color charts and updated retailer lists at www.garnstudio.com


Pattern for DROPS Extra 0-437

Garter st, in the round: K 1 round, P 1 round.

Stripes: See diagram M.1 and M.2. Crochet 1 vertical repeat of M.1 and then complete piece in M.2.

Decreasing tip-1:
Dec as follows before marker: K 2 tog.
Dec as follows after marker: slip 1 st as if to K, K1, psso.

Decreasing tip-2: Dec dc-groups at the end of row as follows: work row until no of dc-groups to be dec remain and turn piece. Dec dc-groups at the beg of row as follows: crochet sl sts on the no of sts to be dec.
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Dress:
Cast on 184-196-208-220-236-248 sts on circular needle size 5 mm / US 8 with white. Work 6 rounds garter sts. Insert 1 marker each side (= 92-98-104-110-118-124 sts on front and back piece).
Continue in stockinette st. REMEMBER THE GAUGE!
At the same time when piece measures 4 cm / 1½'' dec 1 st on both sides of each marker – see Decreasing tip-1 – on every 3.5 cm / 1 1/4'' a total of 15 times for all sizes = 124-136-148-160-176-188 sts (= 62-68-74-80-88-94 sts on back and front pieces).
When piece measures 53 cm / 21'' for all sizes work 4 rows garter st and bind off.

Yoke:
Work back and front piece separately and sew tog at sides afterwards.

Back piece:
Crochet along back piece on crochet hook size 4.5 mm/US 7 with white as follows: 1 sc in each of the first 4-4-7-6-6-9 sts, *skip 1 st, 1 sc in each of the next 3 sts*, repeat from *-* until 2-0-3-2-2-5 sts remain, 1 sc in each of these = 48-52-58-62-68-74 sc. Now work stripes – see above – and continue as follows:
Row 1: ch 3, 2 dc in second sc from edge, *skip 1 sc, 2 dc in next sc*, repeat from *-* = 48-52-58-62-68-74 dc (= 24-26-29-31-34-37 dc-groups).
Row 2: ch 3, 2 dc between the first 2 dc-groups, then 2 dc between all dc-groups, and finish with 2 dc in 3rd ch from beg of previous row = 24-26-29-31-34-37 dc-groups.
Repeat second row.
When piece measures 14-15-16-17-18-19 cm / 5½''-6''-6¼''-6¾''-7''-7½'' bind off for armhole each side on every row – see Decreasing tip-2: Dec 2 dc-groups 1 time and then 1 dc-group 0-0-1-2-3-4 times = 20-22-23-23-24-25 dc-groups left.
At the same time when yoke measures 24-26-28-30-32-34 cm / 9½"-10 1/4"-11"-11 3/4"-12½"-13½" divide the piece in two for split and complete each side separately.
Continue as before on the 10-11-11-11-12-12 dc-groups.
When yoke measures 30-32-34-36-38-40 cm / 11¾''-12½''-13 3/8''-14¼''-15''-15¾ crochet 2 rows, but only on the 5-6-6-6-6-6 dc-groups towards armhole.
Repeat on the 10-11-11-11-12-12 dc-groups on the other side.

Front piece:
Crochet as back piece. Bind off for armhole as described for back piece.
At the same time when yoke measures 20-22-24-26-28-30 cm/8"-8 3/4"-9½"-10 1/4"-11"-11 3/4" continue on 6-7-7-7-7-7 dc-groups on one side only, and dec 1 dc-group towards neckline on next row = 5-6-6-6-6-6 dc-groups left on shoulder.
Cut the thread when yoke measures 32-34-36-38-40-42 cm / 12½''-13 3/8''-14¼''-15''-15¾''-16½''. Repeat the other side.

Assembly:
Sew shoulder seams. Sew side seams inside 1 edge st.

Crochet borders: Crochet a row of sc round neckline on crochet hook size 4.5 mm/US 7 with white as follows: beg at bottom of split on back piece, crochet round split and neckline. Chain 4 for buttonhole, crochet along other side of split and finish with 1 sl st in sc from beg of round. Sew on button.

Crochet a row of sc round each armhole.

Crochet a border along bottom edge of dress as follows:
Round 1: *1 sc in each of the first 3 sts, skip 1 st*, repeat from *-* until 0-4-0-4-4-0 sts remain, crochet 1 sc in each remaining st = 138-148-156-166-178-186 sc, and finish with 1 sl st in first sc from beg of round.
Round 2: ch 3, 1 dc in first sc, *skip 1 sc, 2 dc (= 1 dc-group) in next sc*, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round = 69-74-78-83-89-93 dc-groups.
Round 3: ch 3, then continue with 2 dc between each dc-group from previous round. Finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.

Diagram explanations

symbol = white
symbol = navy blue
symbol = light blue

Diagram for DROPS Extra 0-437

Diagram for DROPS Extra 0-437

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