DROPS Baby / 14 / 25

Cozy Cuddle by DROPS Design

Crochet jacket and booties in Eskimo and knitted blanket

JACKET and BOOTIES:
Size: 1/3 – 6/9 – 12/18 months (2 –3/4 years)
Size in cm: 50/56 – 62/68 – 74/80 (86/92 – 98/104)

Materials: DROPS Eskimo from Garnstudio

JACKET:
150-200-200(250-250) g colour no 01, off-white
50-50-50 (100-100) g colour no 31, light mint
50-50-50 (100-100) g colour no 37, mint-mix
50 g for all sizes in the following colours:
no 13, camel, 23 dark beige +
Girl: no 30, baby pink and no 36, rose-mix
Boy: no 12, ice blue and no 21 jeans blue

DROPS Crochet Hook size 9 mm

DROPS wooden button, no 512, 4-4-4 (5-5) pcs


BOOTIES:
100-100-100 (100-100) g colour no 01, off-white
DROPS Crochet Hook size 7 mm

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JACKET:
Crochet Gauge: Width of 4 tr-groups and 4 rows using crochet hook size 9 mm = 10 x 10 cm

Stripes: See diagram M.1. 1 row in diagram = 1 row of tr’s.

Crochet info 1: At the beginning of each row of tr’s replace the 1st tr with 3 ch, and finish each row with 1 tr in 3rd ch from beginning of previous row.

Crochet info 2: 1 tr-group = 2 tr in same st. ½ tr-group = 3 ch (equals 1 tr)


Back piece: Read Crochet info 1. Crochet 31-34-40 (43-46) ch (incl 3 ch to turn with) using Eskimo 01 and crochet hook size 9 mm. Crochet stripes after M.1 as follows:
1st row: 1 tr in 4th ch from hook, *skip 2 ch, 2 tr in next ch*, repeat from *-* = 10-11-13 (14-15) tr-groups on row, turn the piece
2nd row: 3 ch (= 1 tr), 2 tr between the first 2 tr-groups from previous row (crochet at top of st and not round the whole st), *2 tr between the next 2 tr-groups*, repeat from *-* and finish with 2 tr at the top of the last tr = 1 tr (3 ch) + 10-11-13 (14-15) tr-groups on row – see Crochet info 2.
Repeat 2nd row.

When piece measures approx 20-23-23 (27-30) cm inc for sleeves each side as follows: Cut the yarn. Crochet 16-19-19 (25-28) ch, crochet as before over the back piece, at the end of row crochet 16-19-19 (25-28) ch. Turn the piece and crochet as explained for 1st row so that the pattern continues as before = 1 tr (3 ch) + 20-23-25 (30-33) tr-groups on row.
When piece measures 30-33-36 (40-45) cm cut the thread.

Left front piece: Crochet 16-16-19 (22-22) ch (incl 3 ch to turn with) using Eskimo 01 and crochet hook size 9 mm. Crochet stripes after M.1 and tr-groups as described for back piee = 1 tr (3 ch) +5-5-6 (7-7) tr groups after 2nd row.
When piece measures approx 20-23-23 (27-30) cm inc for sleeve at side as described for back piece. Continue pattern as before = 1 tr (3 ch) + 10-11-12 (15-16) tr-groups on row. When piece measures 30-33-36 (40-45) cm cut the thread.

Right front piece: Crochet as left front piece, but mirrored.
Cuffs: Crochet 2 rows of tr along sleeve edge using Eskimo 01 = approx 1 tr (3 ch) + 8-8-10 (10-11) tr on row.
Front edge: Crochet 1 row of tr-groups along the front edge of both front pieces using Eskimo 01 = approx 12-13-14 (16-18) tr-groups.

Assembly: Sew shoulder/sleeve seams – start at sleeve edge and work towards neckline – leave 5-5 tr-groups mid back for neck opening. Sew underarm and side seams.

Hood: Use Eskimo 01. Crochet 1 dc in 1st st, 3 ch, approx 13-14-15 (16-17) tr-groups round neckline as described for jacket. Continue with tr-groups until hood measures approx 22-24-26 (29-30) cm, cut the thread. Fold hood double and sew top seam with neat sts.
Sew on buttons on left front piece – the top one approx 1-2 cm from neckline and the bottom one approx 10-12 cm from lower edge.

BOOTIES:
To fit foot length: 10-11-12 (14-15) cm

Crochet Gauge: Width of 10 dc and 11 rows using crochet hook size 7 mm = 10 x 10 cm.

Crochet info 1: At the beginning of each row of dc’s replace the 1st dc with 1 ch, and finish each row with 1 dc in ch from beginning of previous row.

Crochet the bootie in one piece and sew seams mid front and mid back. Crochet 7-8-9 (10-11) ch (incl 1 ch to turn with) using crochet hook size 7 mm and Eskimo 01. Crochet rows – read Crochet Info 1 – start in 2nd ch from hook. = 7-8-9 (10-11) dc on row. When piece measures 7-8-9 (10-10) cm inc at one side for foot by crocheting 3-3-3 (404) new ch and continue with dc in all sts = 10-11-12 (14-15) dc. When piece measures 15-18-21 (24-26) cm cast off the 3-3-3 (4-4) foot sts by turning the piece just before these sts. Continue with dc over the remaining 7-8-9 (10-11) dc until piece measures 22-26-30 (34-36) cm.

Assembly: Fold bootie double and sew seam mid back and mid front with neat sts – leave an opening of approx 5-6-7 (8-8) cm at the top mid front. Crochet the other bootie.

Pompon: Make 2 small pompons with a diameter of approx 3 cm and attach to top of each bootie.

BLANKET: see pattern 14-21

Diagram

= off-white no 01
= camel no 13
= light mint no 31
= mint-mix no 37
= rose-mix/jeans blue no 36/21
= baby pink/ice blue no 30/12
= dark beige no 23

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