Friday, 5 June 2015

Parma Violet ~ Crochet Baby Jacket

 
So many of you have liked my latest sleeveless crochet baby top ................ and asked for a version with sleeves............... so here it is. Enjoy :)
 
Parma ~ Crochet Baby Jacket
 
 
 
Parma Violet ~ Crochet Baby Jacket        
 
Written in UK terminology
 
Size:                        0 -3 months
 
DK (8ply) yarn   60 -65g main colour, plus a little in a contrasting colour for the borders

4mm hook 
 
1, 2 or 3 buttons as desired
 
Worked from the top down

Foundation Chain 47
 
R1:  Tc in third ch from hook, tc in every chain to end.   45sts
 
R2:  Ch2, turn, tc in second st, * 2tc in next st, tc in next 3sts * repeat from * to * to last 3 sts, 2tc in next st, tc in next 2sts        (56sts)
 
R3:  Ch2, turn, tc in first st, 1tc,  * 2tc in next st, tc in next 4sts * repeat from * to * to last 4 sts, 2tc in next st, tc in next 3sts     (68sts)
 
R4:  Ch2, turn, tc in first st, 2tc,  * 2tc in next st, tc in next 5sts * repeat from * to * to last 5 sts, 2tc in next st, tc in next 4sts     (80sts)
 
R5:  Ch2, turn, tc in first st, 3tc,  * 2tc in next st, tc in next 6sts * repeat from * to * to last 6 sts, 2tc in next st, tc in next 5sts     (92sts)
 
R6:  Ch2, turn, tc in first st, 4tc,  * 2tc in next st, tc in next 7sts * repeat from * to * to last 7 sts, 2tc in next st, tc in next 6sts     (104sts)
 
R7:  Ch2, turn, tc in first st, 5tc,  * 2tc in next st, tc in next 8sts * repeat from * to * to last 8 sts, 2tc in next st, tc in next 7sts     (116sts)
 
Divide for the armholes
 
R8:  Ch2, turn, tc in second st, 14tc,  2tc in next st ,  2tc in next st,  skip the next 23sts, 2tc in next st,  2tc in next st,  tc in next 30sts,  2tc in next st,  2tc in next st, skip the next 23sts, 2tc in next st,  2tc in next st,  tc in next 16sts                          (78sts)
 
R9:  Ch2, turn, tc in second st, tc across                                             (78sts)
 
Repeat R9, 8 or 9 times more until the jacket is the required length.
Cut yarn and finish off.
 
For the sleeves  (make both alike)
Rejoin yarn to 23sts for the sleeve – tc across 23sts PLUS one st at each side, slip stitch to join      (25sts)
Work 2 rounds on these 25sts
Decrease one st on next round                                                                                                               (24sts)
Work 2 more rounds on these 24sts
Decrease one st on next round                                                                                                               (23sts)
Work 2 more rounds on these 24sts
Decrease one st on next round                                                                                                               (22sts)
Work 1 more round on these 22sts
Cut yarn and finish off
 
For the borders
Using a contrast colour,  dc all around jacket and both sleeve edges. Finish off.
 
Darn away ends.
Add buttons as desired.
 
 
 
 

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