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Crochet DROPS short sleeveless top in ”Alpaca”. Size S - XXXL.

Tags: lace, v-neck, vests,

Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL

Materials: DROPS ALPACA from Garnstudio
200-200-250-250-300-300 g colour no 0100, off-white

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 3 mm – or size needed to get 24 tr x 13 rows = 10 x 10 cm.

DROPS Mother-of-pearl buttons w/hole no 522: 3 pcs

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Not sure which size you should choose? Then it might help you to know that the model in the picture is approx. 170 cm and uses size S or M. If you are making a jumper, cardigan, dress or similar garment, you will find a graphic with the measurements of the finished garment (in cm) at the bottom of the pattern.
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Pattern instructions

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 INFO:
Replace first tr on each row with 3 ch. Finish each row with 1 tr in 3rd ch from beg of previous row.

INCREASING TIP:
Inc 1 tr by working 1 extra tr in last but one tr.

DECREASING TIP:
Dec as follows at beg of row: replace 1 tr with 1 sl st.
Dec as follows at the end of row: turn piece when number of tr to be dec remain, and work return row.

BUTTONHOLES:
Make buttonholes on right front band by replacing 1 tr with 1 ch. On return row work 1 tr round ch.
Make buttonholes when piece measures – from bottom edge:
SIZE S: 15, 9 and 2 cm.
SIZE M: 16, 9 and 2 cm.
SIZE L: 17, 9 and 2 cm.
SIZE XL: 18, 10 and 2 cm.
SIZE XXL: 19, 10 and 2 cm.
SIZE XXXL: 20, 11 and 2 cm.
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BACK PIECE:
SEE CROCHET INFO! Work 109-121-134-149-166-184 loose ch (includes 4 ch to turn with) with crochet hook size 3 mm and Alpaca. Work first row as follows: 1 tr n 4th ch from hook, 1 tr in each of the next 2 ch, and continue as follows: * skip 1 ch, 1 tr in each of the next 4 ch *, repeat from *-* until 3-0-3-3-0-3 ch remain, skip 1 ch, work 1 tr in each of the remaining 2-0-2-2-0-2 ch = 86-96-106-118-132-146 tr, turn piece. Continue with 1 tr in each tr. REMEMBER THE CROCHET TENSION! AT THE SAME TIME from row 2 inc 1 tr each side – SEE INCREASING TIP – on every 1.5-1.5-1.5-2-2-2 cm a total of 7 times = 100-110-120-132-146-160 tr. When piece measures 13-14-15-16-17-18 cm dec for armhole each side on every other row as follows – SEE DECREASING TIP: 4 tr 0-0-1-1-1-1 times, 3 tr 1-1-1-2-3-3 times, 2 tr 1-2-2-3-4-7 times and 1 tr 1-2-2-2-3-3 times = 88-92-94-96-98-100 tr. When piece measures 30-32-34-36-38-40 cm work 3 rows on 30-30-30-30-30-30 tr each side only (i.e. do not work the middle 28-32-34-36-38-40 tr = neckline). Cut and fasten the thread, piece measures approx 32-34-36-38-40-42 cm.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Work 61-68-74-81-90-99 loose ch (includes 4 ch to turn with) with crochet hook seize 3 mm and Alpaca. Work first row as follows: 1 tr in 4th ch from hook, 1 tr in each of the next 2 ch, and continue as follows: * skip 1 ch, 1 tr in each of the next 4 ch *, repeat from *-* until 0-2-3-0-4-3 ch remain, skip 1 ch, work 1 tr in each of the remaining 0-1-2-0-3-2 ch = 48-53-58-64-71-78 tr, turn piece. Continue with 1 tr in each tr, AT THE SAME TIME inc at the side as described for back piece = 55-60-65-71-78-85 tr. When piece measures 13-14-15-16-17-18 cm dec for armhole at the side as described for back piece. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 16-17-18-19-20-21 cm dec for neckline towards mid front as follows – SEE DECREASING TIP: 1 tr on every row a total of 19-21-22-23-24-25 times. When all dec are complete there are 30-30-30-30-30-30 tr on row. Continue until piece measures approx 32-34-36-38-40-42 cm – adjust to back piece – cut the thread.

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
Like left front piece, but mirrored.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew shoulder seams, edge to edge, and sew side seams in the same way.

BORDER ROUND ARMHOLE:
Beg mid under arm. Crochet a border round both armholes with crochet hook size 3 mm and Alpaca as follows: 1 dc, * 3 ch, skip approx 0.5 cm, 1 dc in next st *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in dc from beg of round.

FRONT BANDS:
Work approx 200 to 250 tr up along right front piece, round neckline and down along left front piece with crochet hook size 3 mm and Alpaca. Work 3 rows with 1 tr in each tr AT THE SAME TIME on row 2 make BUTTONHOLES on right front piece – see above. Sew on buttons to fit buttonholes.

BORDER ALONG BOTTOM EDGE:
Work approx 177 to 302 dc (divisible by 5 + 2 sts) along bottom edge with crochet hook size 3 mm and Alpaca. Continue as follows:
ROW 1: 1 tr in first dc, * 1 ch, skip 1 dc, 1 tr in next dc *, repeat from *-*.
ROW 2: 1 dc in each tr and 1 dc round each ch.
ROW 3: 1 dc in each dc.
ROW 4: 1 tr in each of the first 2 dc, * 4 ch, skip 3 dc, 1 tr in each of the next 2 dc *, repeat from *-*.
ROW 5: 1 tr in first tr, * 6 dtr round ch-loop from previous row, 2 ch, skip 2 tr *, repeat from *-* and finish with 6 dtr in the last ch-loop and 1 tr in last tr from previous row.
ROW 6: 1 tr in first tr, * 5 ch, 2 tr round ch from previous row *, repeat from *-* and finish with 5 ch and 1 tr in last tr from previous row.
ROW 7: 1 dc in first tr, * 5 dc round ch-loop from previous row, 1 dc in each of the next 2 tr *, repeat from *-* and finish with 5 dc round the last ch-loop and 1 dc in last tr from previous row.
ROW 8: 1 dc in first dc, * 3 ch, skip 1 dc, 1 dc in next dc *, repeat from *-*. Cut the thread and fasten.

This pattern has been corrected. .

DROPS Mother-of-pearl buttons w/hole no 522: 3 pcs
Updated online: 08.06.2010

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Sabine 08.04.2016 - 17:01:

Hallo, ik ben nog niet zo'n ervaren haakster, dus heb ik een vraagje over het minderen. Wat bedoelen jullie als er staat 0-0-1-1-1-1 x 4 stk en bij het volgende 1-1-1-2-3-3 x 3 stk? Alvast bedankt.

DROPS Design 12.04.2016 kl. 11:10:

Hoi Sabine. Dat betreft de verschillende maten. Bijvoorbeeld 0 keer 4 stk en 1 keer 3 stk moet haken voor maat S en 1 keer 4 stk en 1 keer 3 stk moet haken voor maat L.

Karine 14.03.2016 - 17:39:

Rebonjour, Merci de votre réponse pour le dos. Pouvez-vous me donner les bons chiffres pour l'encolure DEVANT GAUCHE ? Egalement, je suis surprise qu'il n'y ai pas de diminutions pour les emmanchures pour le devant G et D, Pouvez-vous me confirmer ?

DROPS Design 15.03.2016 kl. 08:41:

Bonjour Karine, on forme l'emmanchure sur le côté comme pour le dos (information ajoutée) soit 55B - 6 B = 49- 19 pour l'encolure = il reste 30 B pour l'épaule. Bon crochet!

Karine 13.03.2016 - 16:25:

Bonjour, j'ai l'impression que les calculs sont faux après les diminutions. Pour la taille S par exemple on a 100B, on doit diminuer de 4B de chaque côté, ce qui ferait un total restant de 92B alors qu'il en faut 88 dans les explications. Idem pour les côtés: 55B avant diminution, on demande de diminuer de 19B et il doit rester 30B, mais 55-19=36B. Y a t'il quelque chose que je n'aurais pas compris ou y a t'il des erreurs ? Je vous remercie par avance !

DROPS Design 14.03.2016 kl. 09:42:

Bonjour Karine, il y a avait effectivement une erreur, il faut diminuer pour les emmanchures ainsi: 0-0-1-1-1-1 fois 4 B, 1-1-1-2-3-3 fois 3 B (et non pas 1 B), 1-2-2-3-4-7 fois 2 B et 1-2-2-2-3-3 fois 1 B = il on diminue bien 12 B en taille S, il reste 88 B. Merci. Bon crochet!

Lynn Lyons 14.07.2015 - 05:36:

I love this top, and would really like to add sleeves; do you have any suggestions?

DROPS Design 27.07.2015 kl. 11:24:

Dear Mrs Lyons, to add some sleeves you can get help from a pattern with sleeves using same tension and adjust as desired. Happy crocheting!

Lis Pedersen 23.05.2009 - 19:23:

Det er alletiders model, den ville jeg gerne i gang med at hækle, jo før jo bedre.

Carmen 18.05.2009 - 01:46:

Si me dices cual modelo quieres, creo que puedo ayudarte, saludos Carmen

Maria Circu 13.05.2009 - 20:19:

Buenas,mi nombre es Maria y me gustaria,si se puede claro,que alguien me puede ayudar en traducirme en espaniol no en portuges los modeles de ese site,soy rumana y entiendo mejor espaniol que portuges les pido del todo corason,gracias y espero su respuesta cuanto antes.besitos

Camilla 30.01.2009 - 08:15:

Fina

Anne 18.01.2009 - 20:06:

Ich freu mich schon auf dieses niedliche Häkeljäckchen

Marion 14.01.2009 - 19:35:

Prachtig! Lekker zomers en toch netjes.

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