White Pullover with Relief Plackets
400 (450)g of white Goby yarn (65% cotton, 35% viscose; 85m/50g);
Crochet hook 4,5.
Size: S (M).
Relief pattern: the quantity of sts is multiple 4 + 1. Work due to the scheme 1. Start with sts before pattern repeat, pattern repeat, finish with sts after pattern repeat. Make 1st-3rd rows x once, then, repeat 2nd-3rd rows.
Relief placket: the quantity of sts is multiple 12. Work due to the scheme 2 with circle rows. Make 1st-7th rows x once.
Stitches control: double crochets: 14,5 sts x 8 rows = 10 x 10 cm;
Relief pattern: 14,5 sts x 7 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Make 58 (68) chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work with double crochets. Start every row with 3 chain sts increase instead of the 1st double crochet. In 17 cm from the set-up row, leave 6 sts from both sides for arm-holes. In 27 (29) cm from the set-up row, leave the central 20 (22) cm for neck-hole and finish both sides separately, work with relief pattern. In 36 (38) cm from the set-up row, finish your work.
Make shoulder seams; make 57 (61) single crochets along the long edge of arm-hole, then, work with relief pattern. In 4 cm from the beginning of sleeve, leave 1 (0,5) cm from both sides for sleeve chamfers and 8 (6) x 1 cm in every 2nd row. In 33 cm from the beginning of sleeve, finish your work.
Sew sleeves to the short edges of arm-holes; make side and sleeve seams. Make relief placket along the bottom edge and sleeves, make 132 (156) single crochets and 36 (48) single crochets in the 1st row accordingly. Fasten the neck-hole with 1 row of “shrimp stitch”.