Helping our users. Crochet Tuxedo for Small Dog.
Worsted Weight Yarn (4) White - C1, Black - C2
Crochet hook H.
Size: 9 inch dog neck
3 chs = 1 inch
Ch1 does not count as a st.
Join with a sl st.
1st row: Ch 30 With C1, Sc in each chain, join in a circle with a slip st, and ch 1(30sc)
For a 9 inch, 3 X 9 =27 + 3 chs = 30)
You will need to + or - chs for your dogs neck measurement).
2nd row: 1 sc in first 2 sc, 2 sc in the next sc, *1 sc in the next 2 sc, 2 sc in the next sc*, repeat from * around, join, ch 1.(40 sc)
3rd row: 1 hdc in first 20 sts, ch1, turn (20hdc) (this half way around, if you added or subtracted stitches for your dogs neck measurement you will need to do the same here)
4th row: 1 hdc in each st, ch1 turn (20sc)
5th-8th rows: repeat the 4th row
9th row: St tog 1st 2 hdc, 1 hdc in each st, except the last 2 hdc, st, st tog the last 2 hdc, ch1, turn (18hdc)
10th-12th rows: repeat the 9th row.
Tie off weave the end in after the 12th row.
Attach C1, to the top of the collar, even with the main part of the bib.
(7 sc for 10 inch neck, you will need to adjust for your dogs neck measurement) at the front of the bib, ch 1 turn
2nd row: 1 dc in first 2 sts, 1 hdc, 4 sc back to the end, ch1, turn
3rd row: 4 sc, 2 hdc, 1 dc, tie off, Repeat for the other side of the collar.
Repeat 1st-4th rows on the other side.
1st row: With C2, Ch 15, 1 sc in 2nd ch from the hook, sc in remaining chs (14 sc)
2nd row: 1 sc in each sc , tie off. Place on the front of the Bib down the center and sew in place.
Buttons: Make 2 or more
With C2, Make French knot for buttons down the front of the Tab.
With C2, attach yarn to the bottom center of the back of the collar band, sc around collar band, down
the side and around the bottom, then back up the other side, and back to the center of the collar band, tie off, weave end in.
1st row: With black yarn, Ch 10, 1 sc in 2nd ch from the hook, 1 sc in each ch across, ch1, turn (sc)
2nd row: 1 sc in each sc, ch1, turn
3rd-6th rows: repeat the 2nd row, tie off leaving a 10 inch tail of yarn.
Wrap several times around the center of the bow tie, and tie snuggly. Attach to Bib in the center of the collar.