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Delphine by DROPS Design

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

DROPS design: Pattern no r-646
Yarn group B
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Size: S – M – L –XL – XXL - XXXL
Finished measurements:
Bust: 80-88-96-106-118-130 cm / 31½''-34 5/8''-37¾''-41¾''-46½''-51''
Full length: 54-56-58-60-62-64 cm / 21¼''-22''-22¾''-23 5/8''-24 3/8''-25¼''

Materials:
DROPS MUSKAT from Garnstudio
300-300-350-350-400-450 g color no 32, turquoise

DROPS CROCHET HOOK size 4 mm / G/6 – or size needed to get 18 dc x 9 rows = 4'' x 4'' (10 x 10 cm),
A.1B in width = 6 cm / 2 3/8'',
1st - 4th row A.1 vertically = 4½ cm / 1 3/4".

DROPS MOTHER-OF-PEARL BUTTON W/HOLES, NO 522, 2 pieces.

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Tags:

pattern type: vests, pattern/technique: fan pattern, lace, shape: v-neck,

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PATTERN:
See diagrams A.1 and A.2. In A.1 start to work on the row marked with 1st in the diagram. Repeat rows 2 to 5. In A.2 start to work on the row marked with 2nd in the diagram.

SIDE:
In the side work dc/sc as shown in diagrams A.1A and A.1D. I.e. Work sc on row 1 and 5 in diagram, work row 2, 3 and 4 with dc. Marker is in the middle of st in each side.
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VEST:
Work 155-167-183-199-227-247 LOOSE ch on hook size 4 mm / G/6 with Muskat. Turn piece. Skip 1st ch, then work 1 sc in every ch the entire row = 154-166-182-198-226-246 sc. Insert 1 marker after 39-42-46-50-57-62 sc in from each side (back piece = 76-82-90-98-112-122 sc). Then work as follows (beg on 1st row in diagram):
A.1A, repeat A.1B 2-2-2-2-3-3 times, A.1C, 4-10-18-26-16-26 sc/dc in the SIDE - see explanation above -, repeat A.1B 5-5-5-5-7-7 times, A.1C, 4-10-18-26-16-26 sc/dc in the SIDE – see explanation above, repeat A.1B 2-2-2-2-3-3 times, A.1C and A.1D.
Continue to work like this until piece measures approx. 15-15-16-16-17-17 cm / 6"-6"-6 1/4"-6 1/4"-6 3/4"-6 3/4". Now inc 1 sc/dc in each side on each side of each marker one time. Inc by working 2 sc/dc in 1 sc/dc on each side of each marker (= 4 sc/dc inc in total). Continue as before with 2 sc/dc more in each side. Continue like this until piece measures approx. 35-36-37-38-39-40 cm / 13¾''-14¼''-14½''-15''-15¼''-15¾'', stop after one whole repetition vertically. Cut the yarn. Now divide the piece and finish each part separately.

BACK PIECE:
= 3-6-10-14-9-14 sc/dc in each side.
Beg by working inside 2-3-7-11-6-11 sc/dc. Work 1-3-3-3-3-3 sc/dc, repeat A.1B 5-5-5-5-7-7 times, A.1C and 1-3-3-3-3-3 sc/dc (2-3-7-11-6-11 sc/dc remain on row), turn piece. Work pattern as before until 0-1-1-1-1-1 sc/dc remain, turn piece. Work pattern as before until 0-1-1-1-1-1 sc/dc remain, turn piece. Work pattern as before until 0-1-1-1-1-1 sc/dc remain, turn piece. Work pattern as before until 0-1-1-1-1-1 sc/dc remain. There are now 1 sc/dc in each side. Continue back and forth with pattern as before and 1 sc/dc in each side.
When piece measures approx. 50-52-54-56-58-60 cm / 19 3/4''-20½''-21¼''-22''-22¾''-23 5/8'' (stop after whole repetition vertically), divide the piece for neck and finish each shoulder separately.

RIGHT SHOULDER:
Beg in the side. Work over 1 sc/dc in the side, A.1B 1-1-1-1-2-2 times, A.1C and 1 sc/dc. Continue like this until repetition has been worked vertically. Piece measures approx. 54-56-58-60-62-64 cm / 21¼''-22''-22¾''-23 5/8''-24 3/8''-25¼''.

LEFT SHOULDER:
Work as right but reversed, (i.e. 2 repetitions mid back = neck).

RIGHT FRONT PIECE:
= 3-6-10-14-9-14 sc/dc in the side.Start mid front and work as follows:
A.1A, repeat A.1B 2-2-2-2-3-3 times, A.1C and 1-3-3-3-3-3 sc/dc (2-3-7-11-6-11 sc/dc remain in the side). Turn piece. Work pattern as before. Turn piece. Work pattern as before until 0-1-1-1-1-1 sc/dc remain in the side, turn piece. Work pattern as before, turn piece. Work pattern as before until 0-1-1-1-1-1-1 sc/dc remain in the side, turn piece. Work pattern as before. There are now 1 sc/dc in the side.
Continue back and forth with pattern as before.
AT THE SAME TIME when 1 repetition has been worked vertically after piece was divided, dec for neck. Work as follows from RS: A.2 A, A.2 B, A.1B 1-1-1-1-2-2 times, A.1C, A.1D. When all bind off for armhole and neck are done, work as follows - from mid front:
A.1A, A.1B 1-1-1-1-2-2 times, A.1C and A.1D. Continue like this until piece measures approx. 54-56-58-60-62-64 cm / 21¼''-22''-22¾''-23 5/8''-24 3/8''-25¼'' (adjust according to back piece to work the no of repetitions on front piece vertically as on back piece). Fasten off.

LEFT FRONT PIECE:
Work as right front piece but reversed.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew the shoulder seams. Sew edge to edge with small stitches to avoid a chunky seam.

ARMHOLE EDGE:
Work an edge around the armhole as follows:
ROUND 1: Beg mid under sleeve. Work ch 1, then work sc around the armhole, finish with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round.
ROUND 2: Work ch 3, then work 1 dc in every sc the entire round, finish with 1 sl st in 3rd ch from beg of round. Fasten off.
Work the same way around the other armhole.

EDGE AROUND BODY:
Work an edge around the body. Beg at the bottom of right front piece, work up along front piece, around the neck, down along left front piece and along bottom edge. Work as follows:
ROUND 1: Work ch 1, then work sc around the body, finish with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round.
ROUND 2: ch 1, then work 1 sc in every sc, finish with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round.
ROUND 3: ch 1, then work 1 sc in first sc, * ch 3, then work 1 dc in the first of the ch 3, skip 2 sc, 1 sc in next sc *, repeat from *-* and finish with 1 sl st in ch from beg of round. Fasten off.

ASSEMBLY:
Sew 2 buttons on left front piece, the top button directly below neck dec and the other approx. 6 cm / 2½'' from first button. Button between dc in edge on right front piece.

Diagram

= sc
= ch
= picot: ch 3, 1 dc in the first of the ch 3, skip 2 sc/dc
= dc


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