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Waves and Shells by DROPS Design

Crochet DROPS jacket with fan pattern in ”Muskat”. Size S - XXXL.

DROPS design: Pattern no R-561
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Size: S - M - L - XL - XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 78-86-94-102-118-134 cm / 30 3/4"-33 7/8"-37"-40"-46½"-52 3/4"
Full length: 74-76-78-80-82-84 cm / 29 1/8''-30''-30¾''-31½''-32¼''-33''

Materials: DROPS MUSKAT from Garnstudio
color no 61, light beige: 800-850-950-1000-1100-1250 g

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 3.5 mm/E/4 – or size needed to get 20 dc x 10 rows = 10 x 10 cm / 4'' x 4''.

DROPS MOTHER OF PEARL BUTTONS w/hole, no 522: 3 pcs.

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CROCHET TIP: Replace first dc on row with 3 ch and finish row with 1 dc in 3rd ch from previous row. Replace first tr on row with 4 ch and finish row with 1 tr in 4th ch from previous row.

DECREASING TIP:
Dec as follows at beg of row: replace 1 dc with 1 sl st.
Dec as follows at the end of row: Turn piece when no of dc to be dec remain, turn and work return row.
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JACKET:
Back piece and both front pieces crochet from shoulder and down.
Then the pieces are sewn tog and the body piece of jacket is crochet in fan pattern from the yoke towards bottom edge.

LEFT SHOULDER BACK PIECE (when placed flat):
Crochet 31-31-31-31-32-32 LOOSE ch with crochet hook size 3.5 mm/E/4 and Muskat.
ROW 1: Crochet 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, * skip 1 ch, 1 dc in each of the next 4 ch *, repeat from *-* and finish with skip 1 ch and 1 dc in each of the last 1-1-1-1-2-2 ch = 23-23-23-23-24-24 dc.
ROW 2: See CROCHET TIP! Crochet 1 dc in each dc.
ROW 3: Crochet 1 dc in each dc. Put piece aside and crochet RIGHT SHOULDER on back piece in the same way, turn piece.
ROW 4: 1 dc in each dc as before, at the end of row on right back piece crochet 30-33-35-38-40-43 ch (= neckline mid back), then 1 dc in each dc on left back piece, turn piece.
ROW 5: 1 dc in each dc on left back piece, 1 dc in each of the first 2-1-2-1-2-1 ch, * skip 1 ch, 1 dc in each of the next 4 ch *, repeat from *-* a total of 5-6-6-7-7-8 times, skip 1 ch, 1 dc in each of the last 2-1-2-1-2-1 ch, crochet 1 dc in each dc from right back piece. There are now 70-72-74-76-80-82 dc on row. Continue with 1 dc in each dc. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 18-16-16-15-13-9 cm / 7"-6 1/4"-6 1/4"-6"-5½"-3½" inc for armhole each side. Inc 1 dc at the beg and at the end of every row, and repeat the inc a total of 0-3-4-6-9-13 times each side by working 2 dc in the outermost dc (no inc in size S). On next row crochet 6-6-8-9-12-15 ch at the end of row, turn and crochet 1 dc in 4th ch from hook and 1 dc in each of the next 2-2-4-5-8-11 ch. Repeat the other side = 78-86-94-102-118-134 dc. Continue with 1 dc in each dc until back piece measures 25-27-29-31-33-35 cm / 9 3/4"-10 5/8"-11 3/8"-12 1/4"-13"-13 3/4".

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
Crochet 31-31-31-31-32-32 LOOSE ch on crochet hook size 3.5 mm/E/4 with Muskat.
ROW 1: Crochet 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, * skip 1 ch, 1 dc in each of the next 4 ch *, repeat from *-* and finish with skip 1 ch and crochet 1 dc in each of the last 1-1-1-1-2-2 ch = 23-23-23-23-24-24 dc.
ROW 2: Crochet 1 dc in each dc.
Continue with 1 dc in each dc, AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 6 cm / 2 3/8'' inc for neckline towards mid front. Inc 1 dc at the end of every row towards mid front by working 2 dc in outermost dc a total of 3-3-3-4-4-4 times. On next row crochet 15-16-17-17-18-19 ch towards mid front, turn and crochet 1 dc in 4th ch from hook and 1 dc in each of the next 11-12-13-13-14-15 ch. AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 18-16-16-15-13-9 cm / 7"-6 1/4"-6 1/4"-6"-5½"-3½" inc for armhole at the side as described for back piece. When all inc are complete there are 43-47-51-55-63-71 dc on row. Continue with 1 dc in each dc until piece measures 25-27-29-31-33-35 cm / 9 3/4"-10 5/8"-11 3/8"-12 1/4"-13"-13 3/4" – adjust to back piece. Put piece aside and crochet left front piece.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Like right front piece.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew shoulder seams edge to edge. Sew side seams edge to edge. There are now 164-180-196-212-244-276 dc along bottom edge.

FAN PATTERN:
Continue back and forth from mid front as follows – see CROCHET TIP!
ROW 1: 1 dc in each dc = 164-180-196-212-244-276 dc, turn piece.
ROW 2: 1 dc in each dc, AT THE SAME TIME inc 32 dc evenly = 196-212-228-244-276-308 dc.
ROW 3: 1 sc in each of the first 4 dc, * ch 4, skip 3 dc, 1 sc in next dc *, repeat from *-* until 4 dc remain, 1 sc in each of the last 4 dc = 47-51-55-59-67-75 ch-loops, turn piece.
ROW 4: 1 dc in each of the first 4 sc, 1 dc in next ch-loop, * 4 dc + ch 2 + 4 dc in next ch-loop, 1 dc in next ch-loop *, repeat from *-* until 4 sc remain, and finish with 1 dc in each of the last 4 sc = 23-25-27-29-33-37 fans with 4 dc (= front band) each side towards mid front, turn piece.
ROW 5: 1 dc in each of the first 4 dc (= front band), 1 dc in next dc, * 4 dc + ch 2 + 4 dc in the middle of next dc-group (i.e. in 2 ch in dc-group), 1 dc in next dc *, repeat from *-* until 4 dc remain, and finish with 1 dc in each dc (= front band).
Repeat row 5 until piece measures approx 50-52-54-56-58-60 cm / 19 3/4''-20½''-21¼''-22''-22¾''-23 5/8'' from shoulder.
NEXT ROW: 1 tr in each of the first 4 dc, 1 tr in next dc, * 4 tr + ch 2 + 4 tr in the middle of next dc-group, 1 tr in next dc *, repeat from *-* until 4 dc remain, and finish with 1 tr in each dc.
Repeat this row until piece measures approx 74-76-78-80-82-84 cm / 29 1/8''-30''-30¾''-31½''-32¼''-33'' from shoulder. Cut and fasten thread.

SLEEVE:
Crochet 67-67-67-72-72-77 LOOSE ch with crochet hook size 3.5 mm/E/4 and Muskat.
ROW 1: Crochet 1 dc in 4th ch from hook, * skip 1 ch, 1 dc in each of the next 4 ch *, repeat from *-* and finish with skip 1 ch and 1 dc in the last 2 ch = 52-52-52-56-56-60 dc. See CROCHET TIP! Crochet 1 dc in each dc, AT THE SAME TIME inc 1 dc each side on every 2-2-1.5-1.5-1-1 cm / 3/4"-3/4"-½"-½"-3/8"-3/8" a total of 9-11-14-15-17-18 times, inc by crochet 2 dc in outermost dc = 70-74-80-86-90-96 dc. When piece measures 25-25-24-24-22-20 cm / 9 3/4"-9 3/4"-9½"-9½"-8 3/4"-8" - NOTE! Less for the larger sizes because of longer sleeve cap and wider shoulder- dec for sleeve cap each side on every row as follows – see DECREASING TIP: 4 dc 1 time, then 3-3-3-3-2-2 dc each side until piece measures 31-32-32-33-33-34 cm / 12 1/4"-12½"-12½"-13"-13"-13 3/8", dec 4 dc each side. Cut and fasten thread.

ASSEMBLY: Set in sleeves and sew under arm seams edge to edge. Sew buttons on left front piece, place the top button in transition between dc and fan pattern and the 2 other buttons with approx 8 cm / 3 1/8'' between each. Use dc on front band as buttonholes.

COLLAR:
Crochet round neck as follows:
ROW 1: 1 sc in first st towards mid front, * ch 3, skip approx 1 cm / 3/8'', 1 sc *, repeat from *-*.
ROW 2: Crochet 3 dc in each ch-loop = approx 84 to 111 dc. Insert 3 markers in piece, 1 in each shoulder seam and 1 mid back. Continue with 1 dc in each dc, AT THE SAME TIME when piece measures 3 cm / 1 1/8'' inc 1 dc each side of all markers, and repeat the inc when piece measures 7 cm / 2¾''. Inc by crochet 2 dc in 1 dc. Continue until piece measures 8 cm / 3 1/8'', and now crochet as follows:
ROW 1: 1 sc, * ch 4, skip 3 sts, 1 sc in next st *, repeat from *-*, adjust so that number of ch-loops is divisible by 2 + 1.
ROW 2: ch 3, * 4 dc + ch 2 + 4 dc in next ch-loop, 1 dc in next ch-loop *, repeat from *-* until 1 ch-loop remain, crochet 4 dc + ch 2 + 4 dc in the last ch-loop and finish with 1 dc in sc from beg of previous row, turn piece.
ROW 3: 1 dc in first dc, * 4 dc + ch 2 + 4 dc in the middle of next dc-group (i.e. in 2 ch in dc-group), 1 dc in next dc *, repeat from *-*.

CROCHET BORDER: Crochet round sleeve edges as follows:
ROUND 1: 1 sc in first dc, * ch 4, skip 3 sts, 1 sc in next st*, repeat from *-* - adjust to 14 ch-loops (it may be necessary to skip 2 or 4 dc at the end of piece in some sizes to get the right no of ch-loops) and finish with 1 sl st in first sc.
ROUND 2: Crochet sl sts to the middle of first ch-loop, ch 3 (= 1 dc), * 4 dc + ch 2 + 4 dc in next ch-loop, 1 dc in next ch-loop *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch on round = 7 fans.
ROUND 3: ch 3, * 4 dc + ch 2 + 4 dc in the middle of next dc-group (i.e. in 2 ch in dc-group), 1 dc in next dc *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round.
Repeat row 3 until border measures approx 7 cm / 2¾''.
NEXT ROW: ch 4, * 4 tr + ch 2 + 4 tr in the middle of next dc-group, 1 tr in next dc *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in 4th ch from beg of round.
Repeat this row until border measures approx 12 cm / 4¾''. Cut and fasten thread.

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