DROPS Baby / 4 / 12

Sailor Girl by DROPS Design

DROPS dress and crochet hat in “Safran”.

Size: 3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 - 3/4 years)

Materials: DROPS Safran, from Garnstudio
150-200-200 (250-300) g color no 17, white
100-100-100 (100-150) g color no 9, navy blue
50-50-50 (50-100) g color no 19, red

DROPS circular needle and double pointed needles size 3 mm / US 2or3

DROPS button, 1 pc

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Pattern instructions

NOTE: This pattern is written in American English. All measurements in charts are in cm. For conversion from inches to cm - click here. There are different terms for crocheting in American and British English. If this pattern includes crochet, click for "crochet terms" here. For this pattern in British English, please click here.
Knitting gauge: 24 sts x 32 rows on needles size 3 mm / US 2or3 in stockinette sts = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

Seed st: first round: K1, P1, second round: P over K, K over P. Repeat second round.

Garter st back and forth on needle: K all rows.
Garter st on circular needle: K 1 round, P 1 round.

Skirt:
Knitted in the round on circular needle. Cast on 180-192-204 (216-216) sts on circular needle size 3 mm / US 2or3 with navy blue and knit 3 cm / 1 1/8'' seed st.
Change to red and work 2 rounds garter st.
Change to white and continue in stockinette st.
When piece measures 20-26-35 (38-42) cm / 8"-10 1/4"-13 3/4" (15"-16½") dec 84-80-76 (72-72) sts evenly on round = 96-112-128 (144-144) sts.
Work 6 rounds garter st, divide the piece in 2 and complete front and back pieces separately.

Front piece:
= 48-56-64 (72-72) sts. When piece measures 29-36-46 (50-54) cm / 11½"-14 1/4"-18" (19 3/4"-21 1/4") bind off the middle 16-16-18 (22-24) sts for neck and finish each side separately. Continuing bind off to shape the neckline on every other row: 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 3 times.
Bind off when piece measures 33-40-50 (54-58) cm / 13"-15 3/4"-19 3/4" (21 1/4"-22 3/4").

Back piece:
= 48-56-64 (72-72) sts. When piece measures 27-34-44 (48-52) cm / 10½"-13½"-17 1/4" (19"-20½"), divide the piece mid back for split and complete each side separately.
Right side: Cast on 4 new sts over the split = 26-30-34 (38-38) sts and knit these 4 sts in garter st.
When piece measures 31-38-48 (52-56) cm / 12 1/4"-15"-19" (20½"-22") bind off to shape the neckline on every other row: 13-13-14 (16-17) sts 1 time and 2 sts 1 time.
Bind off when piece measures 33-40-50 (54-58) cm /13"-15 3/4"-19 3/4" (21 1/4"-22 3/4").
Left side: Knit as right side, but when split measures 3 cm / 1 1/8'' bind off the 2 middle sts of the 4 cast on and cast on 2 new sts on return row for buttonhole.

Sleeve:
Cast on 48-48-52 (56-56) sts on double pointed needles size 3 mm / US 2or3 with navy blue and work 3 cm / 1 1/8'' seed st, change to red and work 2 rounds in garter st.
Change to white and continue in stockinette st, at the same time, inc 2 sts mid under arm a total of 5-7-8 (8-8) times as follows:
Size 3 months: on every other round
Size 6/9 + 2 years: on every and every other round alternately
Size 12/18 months: on every round
Size 3/4 years: on every 3rd round
= 58-62-68 (72-72) sts.
When piece measures 7-7-6 (7-12) cm / 2 3/4"-2 3/4"-2 3/8" (2 3/4"-4 3/4") bind off 4 sts mid under arm and complete sleeve back and forth on needle. Bind off to shape the sleeve cap each side on every other row: 4 sts 4 times.
Bind off, sleeve measures approx 10-10-9 (10-15) cm / 4"-4"-3½" (4"-6").

Collar:
Cast on 48-56-64 (72-72) sts on needle size 3 mm / US 2or3 with navy blue and work 2-2-3 (3-3) cm / 3/4"-3/4"-1" (1 1/8"-1 1/8") seed st.
Now knit 2 rows garter st with red on the middle 38-46-50 (58-58) sts and continue in seed st and navy blue on the outermost 5-5-7 (7-7) sts each side – knit with 3 balls of yarn and twist threads when changing colors.
Continue in M.1 and white on the middle 38-46-50 (58-58) sts and continue in seed st and navy blue each side as described above.
When piece measures 6-7-8 (9-9) cm / 2½"-2 3/4"-3"- (3½"-3½") bind off the middle 16-16-18 (22-24) sts and bind off to shape the neckline on every other row: 2 sts 1 time and 1 st 3 times.
When piece measures 10-11-12 (13-13) cm / 4"-4½"-4 3/4" (5 1/8"-5 1/8") insert a marker each side = mid shoulder. Complete each back piece separately.
When piece measures 2 cm / 3/4'' from marker cast on new sts for neck on every other row: 2 sts 1 time, 11-11-12 (14-15) sts 1 time = 24-28-32 (36-36) sts.
Continue as described above for the front piece of the collar, but reversed and with 2 sts towards mid back in garter st.
Bind off after the 2-2-3 (3-3) cm / 3/4"-3/4"-1" (1 1/8"-1 1/8") in seed st with navy blue. The collar measures 20-22-24 (26-26) cm / 8"-8 3/4"-9½" (10 1/4"-10 1/4").
Knit the other back piece.
Back stitch with red in each st in transition between white and navy blue.

Assembly:
Sew shoulder seam. Place collar round the neckline on dress – make sure the split is mid back - and pick up approx 84-94 sts with white on needle size 3 mm / US 2or3 through edge on collar and dress (do not pick up on band mid back on dress).
Knit 1 cm / 3/8'' in stockinette st and then work next round as follows: *K 2 tog, 1 yo, repeat from *-* (= folding edge). Then knit 1 cm / 3/8'' stockinette st and then bind off. Fold edge double towards WS and fasten. Set in sleeves and sew on buttons.
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HAT:

Size: 3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 - 3/4) years
Head circumference: 35-38-41 (46-49) cm / 13 3/4"-15"-16 1/8" (18"-19 1/4").

DROPS crochet hook size 3 mm / C

Crochet gauge: width of approx 22 sc x 22 rows on crochet hook size 3 mm / C = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

Ch 4 with red and form a ring with a sl st in first ch.
Beg all rounds with 1 ch in the first sc on round and finish all rounds with 1 sl st.
Crochet 6 sc in ring
Round 1: 2 sc in each sc = 12 sc
Round 2: *2 sc in first sc, 1 sc in next sc*, repeat from *-* = 18 sc
Round3: *2 sc in first sc, 2 sc, repeat from *-*.
Continue inc like this on every round with 1 more sc between each inc until piece measures 4-4-5 (5-6) cm / 1½"-1½"-2" (2"-2½") from the middle.
Now inc on every other round until piece measures 7.5-8.5-8.5 (10.5-10.5) cm / 2 7/8"-3 1/4"-3 1/4" (4 1/4"-4 1/4") (= approx 17-19-19 (23-23) rounds = 78-84-90 (102-108) sc).
Continue without inc until piece measures 11-12-13 (15-17) cm / 4 3/8"-4 3/4"-5 1/8" (6"-6 3/4") from the middle.
Now crochet 1 round with inc as follows: *2 sc, 2 sc in next sc*, repeat from *-*.
Crochet 3 rounds without inc, and then crochet next round with inc 1 sc in every 3rd sc again as earlier.
Then crochet 8 rounds without inc. Finish last round with a sl st in 1st sc, cut the thread and fasten.


This pattern has been corrected. .

Updated diagram and sketch
Updated online: 26.04.2018

Diagram

All measurements in charts are in cm.

= K from RS, P from WS
= P from RS, K from WS

Comments (2)

Gisele 03.10.2014 - 10:39:

Fin!

Tanja Håkansson 18.12.2009 - 00:11:

Hej. Jeg er igang med at lave denne her kjole til min datter, og jeg er snart færdig med at strikke de dele jeg skal bruge, jeg er dog gået i stå ved kraven. Hvad er kastesting og hvordan laver jeg dem? Og ellers tak for en rigtig god hjemmeside med mange fede opskrifter og rigtig god vejledning.

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