Sunday, June 1, 2008
Baby Summer Set
Short Sleeved Sweater
Worsted Weight Yarn
Size f hook
Buttons (I used 2 but you could use more or less and any size the fits through the a dc)
Chest size 20 inches
Length 7 inches
Shell Stitch: 2 dc, 2 ch, 2 dc
This pattern starts at the neck
R1: Dc in 4th ch from hook. Dc in next 6 ch. Shell stitch in next ch. Dc in 2 ch. Shell in next ch. Dc in next 17 ch. Shell in next ch. Dc in 2 ch. Shell in next ch. Dc in next 6 chs. Turn and ch 3.
R2: Dc in each dc and shell in ch 2 sp of previous shell. repeat 3 times. dc in remaining dc turn and ch 3.
R3-5: Repeat row 2
R6: Dc in each dc and in the ch 2 sp of previous shell (1 dc, 2 ch, 1 dc) repeat 3 times. dc in remaining dc turn and ch 3.
R7-9: Repeat row 6
For this section I switched colors however the sweater can be worked in a single color.
R10: Dc in each dc to ch 2 sp. YO, insert hook in ch 2 sp, YO and pull up loop, YO and insert hook into the next ch 2 sp, YO and pull through loops. (This creates an arm hole) Dc in remaining dc and do same in the next set of ch 2 sp (to create a second arm hole) dc in remaing dc.
R11: From this point on the sweater is worked in crocheted seed stitch (see previous post)
Sc in first dc, dc in next dc repeat to turning 3 ch, sc in 3rd ch. Turn and ch 3.
R12: sc in next dc and dc in next sc, repeat across turn and ch 1
Repeat rows 11 and 12 until the peice measures 3 inches from the under arm section. Finish off.
Row10: Join in the ch 2 sp of last row of underarm. Ch 2 dc in each dc around. Turn and ch 1
Work in seed stitch
Row 11: Sc in dc and dc in sc around. Turn and ch 3
Row 12: Dc in sc and sc in dc. Turn and ch 1.
Row 13: Repeat row 11
Row 14: sc in each stitch arounf and join to first stitch. Using a tapestry needle sew up the remainder of the sleeve.
Repeat for other arm
I did a simple edging of 2 rows in sc. This did not include button holes. The button were sewn on dc stitches and the sp in between dc used as button holes. You can easily and an edging that includes button holes in desired.
Baby weight yarn
Size G hook and tapestry needle
Length 5 inches
circumference 18.5 inches
R1: join ch 3 then make 11 dc in loop join
R2: ch 3 and 2 dc in each dc join
R3: ch 3. 1 dc in next dc and 2 dc in next dc. repeat pattern and join
R4: ch 3. 1 dc in next 2 dc and 2 dc in next dc. repeat pattern and join
R5: ch 3. 1 dc in next 3 dc and 2 dc in next dc. repeat pattern and join
R6: ch 3 dc in each dc
Remaining section is worked in seed stitch and worked in rows then sewn together
R7: Ch1. sc in next dc and dc in next dc. repeat turn and ch 3
R8: Dc in sc and sc in dc repeat turn and ch 1
Repeat rows 7 and 8 until the hat measures 5 inches from first round.
Sc in each stitch join and sew up the hat.
As always if you have an question about this pattern let me know and I'll try to help.
Posted by KollegiateHooker at 9:05 PM