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Crochet Sweetheart Baby Blanket

Crochet Sweetheart Baby Blanket – A beautiful soft and cuddly baby blanket, I have made it in a pretty pink and white, but you can choose your colors to suit the personality of the baby it is for.

This adorable free crochet pattern is available in both USA and UK formats, scroll down the page to get them.

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Baby Beanie Hat UK

Baby Beanie Hat UK – This sweet and cute V and shell hat is made in Light worsted #3 yarn on a 4.00mm hook, it is easy and quick to make and looks delightful when finished.

It is designed to match my collared coat pattern and is an ideal gift set to make for baby showers etc.

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Free Crochet Pattern Pram-Crib Cover

Free Crochet Pattern Pram-Crib Cover – This simple and fun to make blanket pattern works up really quickly and looks adorable when finished, it is edged with a picot border in a contrast color.

Ideal as a light cover for a crib, pram or cot, give as a gift or make for your own baby.

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Free Crochet Pattern Pram-Crib Cover UK

Free Crochet Pattern Pram-Crib Cover UK – Ideal as a light cover in a cot, pram or crib, make for your own baby or give as a gift for the little one of your family and friends.

A fun to make blanket pattern that works up really quickly and looks beautiful when finished, this simple and easy cover is edged with a picot border in a contrast color.

enjoy!!

Free crochet pattern pram-crib cover uk

The materials I have used for the sample are Paintbox Simply DK yarn in colors Champagne White, and Soft Fudge using 4.00mm Clover crochet hooks

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Pattern Number P03

Abbreviations
RS.     Right Side

st.      Stitch(es)
ch.     Chain
dc.     Double Crochet
tr.      Treble Crochet
rpt.    Repeat
ss.      Slip Stitch
tch.    Turning Chain

Picot.    (3ch, 1dc into 3rd ch from hook)

3ch counts as first tr

Base of ch. Work into first stitch

Approx Finished Size:   23 x 26 Inches

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn

I have used approximately:-
200 grams of Paintbox Simply DK in colour 1
Small amount of Paintbox Simply DK in colour 2

4.00mm Clover Crochet Hook

TENSION – 4tr & 3 rows measures approx 1 inch

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With colour 1 make 83ch loosely, (RS) 1tr into 4th ch from hook, * miss 1ch, 2tr into next ch * rpt from * to * last 3ch’s, miss 1ch, 1tr into each of last 2ch. Turn. (38, 2tr groups plus 3 single tr and 3ch)

2nd Row – 3ch, 1tr into first tr, miss 1tr * work 2tr into the space between next 2tr, miss 2tr * rpt from * to * to last tr and 3tch, 1tr into single tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Rpt 2nd Row until 60 rows have been worked in all from beginning. Turn.

Border – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, 1dc into each tr to last 3tch, 3dc into top of 3ch, work 90dc evenly into row ends down first side of blanket, 3dc into corner, 1dc into each ch along starting chain edge, 3dc into corner, work 90dc evenly into row ends up second side of blanket, dc into corner, ss to first dc on the beginning of the row. Turn.

Starting with 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, work one more row of 1dc into each of the dc around all four sides of blanket working 3dc into the corners, work 1dc into base of 1ch on last corner, ss to first dc on the beginning of the row. Turn.

Third Row – 3ch, 1tr into base of 3ch, work 1tr into each dc around all sides of blanket to end, working 3tr into the corners, work 1tr into base of 3ch on last corner, ss to top of 3ch on the beginning of row. Turn.

Starting with 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, work two more rows of 1dc into each st around all four sides of blanket working 3dc into corners, work 1dc into base of 1ch on the last corner, ss to the first dc on the beginning of the row. Turn.

Fasten off. Join in colour 2

Picot Edge – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, * (1dc, picot, 1dc) into next dc, miss next dc, * rpt from * to * around four sides of blanket, ss to first dc on the beginning of the row. (see abbrev for picot)

Fasten off.

Finishing
Weave in and trim off any loose ends of yarn, thread contrast colour ribbon through the tr’s on the border and tie in a bow.

Attach a pearl button to centre of bow. (optional)

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Free Baby Crochet Pattern Ribbed Cardigan-Collar UK

Free Baby Crochet Pattern Ribbed Cardigan-Collar UK – An easy 2 row stitch pattern that is ideal for beginner crocheters as well as experienced.

This cute cuddly baby cardigan has a contrast ribbed collar and cuffs, but would look just as nice in one colour.

Free baby crochet pattern cardigan-collar uk

The materials used for the sample are King Cole Big Value Baby DK and King Cole Drifter DK yarns in colors Sky, and Michigan using 4.50mm and 3.50mm Clover crochet hooks

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Pattern Number PO1

Abbreviations
WS.
    Wrong Side

RS.      Right Side
st.       Stitch(es)
dc.      Double Crochet
tr.       Treble Crochet
rpt.    Repeat
ss.      Slip Stitch
tch.   Turning Chain

fptr.  Work tr around front post of the tr on row below
bptr. Work tr around back post of the tr on row below

3ch counts as first tr

Base of ch. Work in first stitch

Size to fit: 16 inch chest 0-3 Month Baby
Finished length from shoulder approx 9 inches
Sleeve Length approx 6 inches

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn I have used:-
50 grams of King Cole Big Value Baby DK yarn in colour 1

110 grams of King Cole Drifter DK Yarn in colour 2

4.50mm & 3.50mm crochet hooks, 5 Medium Buttons

TENSION – 6tr and 3 rows of tr measures approx 1 inch using 3.50mm hook

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Jacket (Back) – With 3.50mm hook and colour 1, make 54ch, 1tr into 4th ch from hook, 1tr into each ch to end. Turn. (51tr + 3ch)

Second Row – 3ch, * 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Rpt Second Row twice more. Fasten off.

Fifth Row – Join in colour 2, make 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, 1dc into each tr to last tr and 3tch, miss 1tr, 1dc into top of 3ch. Turn. (51dc)

Pattern Row 1 – 1ch, ss into base of 1ch,* 1tr into next dc, ss into next dc, * rpt from * to * to last 2dc, 1tr into next dc, ss into last dc. Turn.

Pattern Row 2 – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, 1dc into each st to end. Turn. (51dc)

Rpt Pattern Rows 1 & 2 until 21 complete patterns have been worked in all from the rib or work measures approx 9 inches from the beginning.

Fasten off.

First Front – # # With 3.50mm hook and colour 1, make 26ch, 1tr into 4th ch from hook, 1tr into each ch to end. Turn. (23tr + 3ch)

Row 2 – 3ch, * 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Rpt Row 2 twice more. Fasten off.

Row 5 – Join in colour 2, make 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, 1dc into each tr to last tr and 3tch, miss tr, 1dc into top of 3ch. Turn. (23dc)

Continue with Pattern Rows 1 and 2 from back of cardigan until 17 complete patterns have been worked or work measures approx 7.5 inches. Turn. (23dc) # #

Shape Neck – 1ch, ss into base of 1ch,* 1tr into next dc, ss into next dc, * rpt from * to * to last 4dc, turn leaving last 4dc un-worked. (19st)

Next Row – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, 1dc into each stitch to end. Turn. (19dc)

Row Three – 1ch, ss into base of 1ch,* 1tr into next dc, ss into next dc, * rpt from * to * to last 2dc, turn leaving last 2dc un-worked. (17st)

Row Four – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, 1dc into each stitch to end. Turn. (17dc)

Rpt Rows Three & Four once. Turn. (15dc)

Rpt Pattern Rows 1 & 2 from back until 21 complete patterns have been worked in all from rib or work measures approx 9 inches from beginning

Fasten off.

Second Front – Rpt from # # to # # from First Front. Turn.

Fasten off.

Shape Neck – Miss 4dc, ss into next dc, 1tr into next dc * ss into next dc, 1tr into next dc, * rpt from * to * to last dc, ss into last dc. Turn. (19st)

Next Row – 1ch, 1dc into each stitch to end. Turn. (19dc)

3rd Row – 1ch, ss over first 3dc, * 1tr into next dc, ss into next dc, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn. (17st)

4th Row – 1ch, 1dc into each stitch to end. Turn. (17dc)

Rpt 3rd & 4th Rows once. Turn. (15dc)

Rpt Pattern Rows 1 & 2 from back until front measures same as back.

Fasten off.

Sleeves x 2 – With 3.50mm hook and colour 1, make 34ch, 1tr into 4th ch from hook, 1tr into each ch to end. Turn. (31tr + 3ch)

Next Row – 3ch * 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (31tr + 3ch)

Rpt last row twice more. Fasten off.

5th Row – Join in colour 2, make 1ch, work 1dc into each tr to last tr and 3tch, miss 1tr, 1dc into top of 3ch. Turn. (31dc)

6th Row – (Inc Row) 1ch, 2dc into base of 1ch, ss into next dc, * tr into next dc, ss into next dc, * rpt from * to * to last dc, work 2dc into last dc. Turn. (33st)

7th Row – Rpt Pattern Row 2 from back.

8th Row – Rpt Pattern Row 1 from back.

9th Row – Rpt Pattern Row 2 from back.

10th Row – (Inc Row) 1ch, (1dc, 1ss) into base of 1ch, * tr into next dc, ss into next dc, * rpt from * to * to last 2dc, 1tr into next dc, work (1ss, 1dc) into last dc. Turn. (35st)

11th Row – Rpt Pattern Row 2 from back.

12th Row – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, ss into next dc, * tr into next dc, ss into next dc, * rpt from * to * to last dc, 1dc into dc. Turn.

13th Row – Rpt Pattern Row 2 from back.

Rpt 6th to 13th Rows twice. (you should have 43dc)

Rpt 12th & 13th Rows. Fasten off

You should have 13 completed patterns worked from rib and work measures approx 6 Inches from beginning. Fasten off.

Front Borders x 2 (Work both bands the same) – With RS facing and 4.50mm hook rejoin contrast colour yarn with a ss into first stitch, starting with 3ch, work 41tr evenly along front edge to neck. Turn. (41tr + 3ch)

Next Row – 3ch, * work 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn. Fasten off.

With 4.50mm hook slip stitch both the shoulder seams to back of cardigan.

Collar – With RS facing, contrast colour and 4.50mm hook join yarn to neck edge after front band with a ss, 3ch, work 55tr evenly all around neck edge to before front band on second side. Turn. (55tr + 3ch) 

Next Row – 3ch, * 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Rpt last row 8 more times, making 10 rows in all for collar. Fasten off.

Finishing – Fold sleeves in half, place the centre to the shoulder seams and with a 4.50mm hook ss into position, ss the side and sleeve seams together, sew in and tie off loose ends of yarn. Turn through to RS.

Fold collar back and tack to cardigan to secure. Sew on buttons, use gaps between tr’s for buttonholes.

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Happy crocheting!

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All pattern sizing, yarn weights, gauges etc on this website are approx as everybody crochets differently.

Every effort is made to ensure this pattern is correct, but I am only human so mistakes may be made, if you find one please let me know
by e-mail on crochetncreate@btinternet.com

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Free Baby Crochet Pattern-Button Cardigan UK

Free Baby Crochet Pattern-Button Cardigan UK – This easy and simple cardigan has been created using double knitting random colour yarn, using 4.00mm and 4.50mm hooks.

Crocheted with a two row repeat of V and treble crochet stitches. I have used a ribbed edge on the hem, sleeves and button bands, hope you enjoy.

Free baby crochet pattern button cardigan UK

My sample cardigan was made in King Cole Melody DK yarn in the color Blueberry.

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Abbreviations
WS.   Wrong Side

RS.    Right Side
dc.     Double Crochet
tr.      Treble
rpt.    Repeat
ss.     Slip Stitch
Inc.   Increase

vst.   (1tr, 1ch, 1tr) into same space or stitch.

fptr.
Work tr around front post of the tr on row below 

bptr.
Work tr around back post of the tr on row below

Size to fit approx:- 18 inch chest 3 – 6 month baby
Finished length from shoulder approx 10.5 inches
Sleeve length approx 5 inches

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn

I have used:-
100 grams of King Cole Melody DK yarn

4.00mm & 4.50mm Clover Crochet Hooks, 5 small buttons 

TENSION – 9tr and 5 Rows of tr measures approx 2 inches x 2 inches

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CARDI (Back) – With 4.00mm hook make 50ch, 1tr into 4th ch from hook, 1tr into each ch to end. (47tr + 3ch)

Next Row – 3ch, * 1fptr into the next tr, 1bptr into the next tr, * (see abbrev) rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. Rpt last row 3 more times. Turn.

Next Row (RS) – 3ch, 1tr into each tr to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (47tr + 3ch)

Next Row – 3ch, miss first tr, * 1vst (see abbrev) into next tr, miss 2tr, * rpt from * to * to last 2tr and 3ch, miss 2tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (15vst)

Row 1 – 3ch, 1tr into each tr and ch space to end. Turn. (46tr + 3ch)

Row 2 – 3ch, miss 1tr, * 1vst into next tr, miss 2tr, * rpt from * to * to last tr and 3ch, miss 1tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (15vst)

The last 2 rows form the pattern, rpt until work measures approx 10.5 inches from beginning or 10 complete patterns have been worked, finishing on a Row 1 (tr row). Fasten off.

Right Front** With 4.00mm hook make 24ch, 1tr into 4th ch from hook, 1tr into each ch to end. Turn. (21tr + 3ch)

Next Row  – 3ch, * 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. Rpt last row 3 more times. Turn.

Next Row (RS) – 3ch, 1tr into each tr to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (21tr + 3ch)

Next Row – 3ch, miss 1tr, * 1vst into next tr, miss 2tr, * rpt from * to * to last 3tr and 3ch, miss 2tr, 1vst into next tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (7vst)

Row 1 – 3ch, 1tr into each tr and ch space to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (22tr + 3ch)

Row 2 – 3ch, miss 1tr, * 1vst into next tr, miss 2tr, * rpt from * to * to last tr and 3ch, miss 1tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (7vst)

The last 2 rows form the pattern, rpt until work measures approx 8.5 inches from the beginning or 8 complete patterns have been worked, finishing on a Row 1 (tr row). Turn. **

Shape Neck – Work pattern Row 2 to last 4tr and 3ch, miss 1tr, 1tr into next tr. Turn. (6vst)

Next Row – ss to 1ch space of vst, 3ch, 1tr into each tr and ch space to end. Turn. (17tr + 3ch)

Next Row – Work pattern Row 2 to last 2tr and 3ch, 1tr into next tr. Turn. (5vst)

Next Row – 3ch, 1tr into each tr and ch space to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Fasten off. (16tr + 3ch)

Left Front – Work from ** to ** on Right front. 

Shape Neck – ss over 4tr, 3ch, miss 1tr, * 1vst into next tr, miss 2tr, * rpt from * to * 1tr and 3ch, miss 1tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (6vst)

Next Row – 3ch, 1tr into each tr and ch space to last vst and 3ch, 1tr into tr, 1tr into ch space of vst. Turn. (17tr + 3ch)

Next Row – ss over next 3tr, 3ch, 1vst into next tr, continue with pattern Row 2 as set to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (5vst)

Next Row – 3ch, 1tr into each tr and ch space to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Fasten off. (16tr + 3ch) 

Sleeves x 2  – With 4.00mm hook, make 30ch, 1tr into 4th ch from hook, 1tr into each ch to end. Turn. (27tr + 3ch)

Next Row – 3ch, * 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to end. Turn. Rpt last row 3 more times. Turn.

Next Row – (Inc) 3ch, 1tr into base of 3ch, 1tr into each tr to end, 2tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (29tr + 3ch)

Next Row – (Inc) 3ch, 1tr into base of 3ch, work pattern Row 2 to last 2tr and 3ch, miss 2tr, 2tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (9vst)

Increase 1tr each end of every row by working 1tr into base of 3ch and 2tr in top of 3ch at the end of the row as you go, keep continuity of pattern as set, working pattern Rows 1 & 2 as before until 2 complete patterns have been worked in all, rpt Pattern Row 1 once. (see pic below)

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Next Row – 3ch, * 1vst into next tr, miss 2tr, * rpt from * to * to last 3tr and 3ch, miss 2tr, 1vst into next tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (13vst)

Work pattern Row 1 once. (40tr + 3ch)

Next Row – 3ch, miss 1tr, 1vst into next tr, work pattern Row 2 to last tr and 3ch, miss 1tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. Work pattern Row 1 once. Fasten off.

Work now measures approx 5.5 inches from beginning, 4 vst & 5tr rows have been worked in all.

Join shoulder seams by ss or over sewing together, fold sleeves in half lengthways, then placing folds to shoulder seams, ss or over sew sleeves into position. ss or over sew side and sleeve seams together.

Front Bands – Starting with WS facing on lower edge of right front and using 4.00mm hook, make 1ch, work 2dc into each row end evenly up front to neck edge, 3dc into corner, work 12dc up side of neck, 15dc along back of neck, 12dc along

second side of neck to corner, 3dc into corner, work 2dc into each row end evenly down second front edge. Turn.

Starting with 1ch, work one more row in dc around coat, working 3dc into corners. Turn.

Next Row – Change to 4.50mm hook.

Working up front edge towards corner, work 3ch, 1tr into each dc to corner, 1ch working along the side of the tr you just worked, work 2dc into side of tr, 1dc into each dc around neck to next corner, 3ch, working down front edge, work 1tr into each dc to end. Turn.

Next Row – 3ch, * 1fptr into next tr, 1bptr into next tr, * rpt from * to * to neck edge, 1tr into top of 3ch. Fasten off.

Starting from neck edge and working downwards, work opposite front band the same. Fasten off.

Finishing – Sew in and tie off any loose ends of yarn, sew 5 buttons evenly placed along front band, use holes in tr’s as buttonholes on opposite band.

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Happy crochet!

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Free Baby Crochet Pattern-Picot Edge Cardigan UK

Free Baby Crochet Pattern-Picot Edge Cardigan UK – A pretty baby cardigan written in UK format, made in a shell design for a 14 inch chest Newborn baby, sweet little gift to bring baby home in.

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The sample was made in
King Cole Big Value Baby Yarn.

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Abbreviations
WS.    Wrong Side

RS.     Right Side
dc.     Double Crochet
tr.      Treble
rpt.    Repeat
ss       Slip Stitch
Inc.    Increase

Shell.   2tr, 1ch, 2tr

3ch counts as first tr

Picot Edge.
 * 1dc into next 3dc, 3ch, ss into 3rd ch from hook, * rpt from * to * to end.

Size to fit approx:- 14” chest Newborn baby

Finished length from shoulder approx 9 inches
Sleeve seam finished length approx 4.5 inches

Materials
For great results it is always best to use the recommended yarn I have used:-

100 grams of King Cole big value baby DK yarn

4.00mm Clover Crochet Hook, 3 small buttons 

TENSION – 9tr and 5 Rows of tr measures approx 2 inches x 2 inches (5cm x 5cm)

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Worked in one piece starting with yoke, with 4.00mm hook make 49ch, (RS) 1tr into 4th ch from hook, 1tr into each ch to end (46tr + 3ch). Turn.

Row 2 – (Inc) 3ch, 1tr into next tr, * 2tr into next tr, 1tr into each of next 3tr, * rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch, (57tr + 3ch). Turn.

Row 3 – 3ch, 1tr into each tr to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Row 4 – (Inc) 3ch, 1tr into next tr * 2tr into next tr, 1tr into each of next 2tr * rpt from * to * to last tr and 3ch, 2tr into tr, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (76tr + 3ch)

Row 5 – 3ch, 1tr into each tr to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn.

Row 6 – (Inc) 3ch, 1tr into next tr, * 2tr into next tr, 1tr into each of next 2tr * rpt from * to * to last 2tr and 3ch, 2tr into next tr, 1tr into last tr, 1tr into top of 3ch (101tr + 3ch). Turn.

Commence Skirt – 3ch, miss first tr, * 1 shell (see abbrev) into next tr, miss 2tr, * rpt from * to * to end, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (33 Shells)

Next Row – (Divide for armholes), 3ch, 1 shell into each of the next 5 shells, miss 6 shells, (sleeve) 1 shell into each of next 11 shells, miss next 6 shells, (sleeve) 1 shell into each of next 5 shells, 1tr into top of 3ch. Turn. (21 shells)

Next Row – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, * 1 shell into next shell, 1dc into the space between shells, * rpt from * to * to end, working last dc into top of 3ch. Turn.

Pattern Row 1 – 3ch, 1 shell into each shell to end, 1tr into dc. Turn.

Pattern Row 2 – 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch,  * 1 shell into next shell, 1dc into the space between shells, * rpt from * to * to end, working last dc into top of 3ch. Turn.

Pattern Rows 1 & 2 form the pattern, rpt both pattern rows 4 more times or until work measures approx 9” from shoulder. Turn. 

Next row –  (A contrast color yarn here if you wish) 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, * 1dc into next 2tr, 1dc into 1ch space, 3ch, ss into 3rd ch from hook, 1dc into same 1ch space, 1dc into next 2tr, miss dc, * rpt from * to * to last dc, 1dc into last dc.

Fasten off.

Sleeves x 2 – With WS facing, rejoin yarn to same 1ch space of shell on skirt at base of armhole, 3ch, 1 shell into each shell across, ending with 1tr into 1ch space of shell on skirt on opposite side of armhole, ss to top of 3ch on beginning of row. Turn.

Rpt Pattern Row 2 once.

Rpt Pattern Rows 1 & 2 three more times or until sleeve seam measures approx 3.5. (turning and slip stitching at the end of each row). Work Pattern Row 1 once. Turn. (6 shells)

Cuff – Missing all ch spaces, work 1ch, 1dc into base of 1ch, 1dc into each tr to end, ss to first dc. Turn. (25dc). Work 1 more row of 1dc into each dc to end, ss to first dc. Turn.

(Use a contrast colour here if you wish) Work 1 row of picot edge (see abbrev) to end, ss to first dc. Fasten off.

Button/Buttonhole Bands – Starting with WS facing, rejoin yarn at lower edge, working upwards towards neck edge, work 33dc evenly in row ends, up first front edge, 3dc into corner, 1dc into each tr around neck, 3dc into corner, work 33dc evenly into row ends down second front edge. Turn.

Next Row – (Buttonholes) Work 1dc into each of next 21dc, (to base of yoke) 2ch, miss 1dc, 1dc into next 5dc, (twice), 2ch, miss 1dc, 1dc into last dc. Turn at neck edge.

Next Row – Work 1 row of picot edge working into all dc and ch spaces to end. (use a contrast colour for this row if preferred).  Fasten off.

Return to the opposite side of front edge and working from the neck downwards, work 1 more row in dc. Turn.

(Use a contrast colour here if you wish) Work 1 row of picot edge. Fasten off.

Finishing – Close small gaps underarms, sew in and tie off loose threads, turn through to right side. Sew on buttons to correspond with the buttonholes.

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