Crochet Top with Flowers
9 (11, 12) balls of white Tendresse yarn (75% viscose, 25% polyamide; 98m/50g);
Crochet hook 4.
Size: S, M, L-2XL.
Stitches control: 1 flower = 6,5 cm in diameter;
4 flowers together = 13 cm wide, 11 cm high.
Flower: make chain and circle it in the ring with the help of slip st in the 1st chain st;
1st row: 3 chain sts instead of the 1st double crochet, 11 double crochets, insert the crochet hook in the ring, 1 slip st in the 3rd chain st increase;
2nd row: 1 chain st instead of the 1st single crochet, 1 single crochet in every double crochet of the previous row, 1 slip st in chain st increase;
3rd row: * 1 single crochet, 4 chain sts, skip 2 crochets*; repeat from * to * x 4 times, finish with 1 slip st in the 1st single crochet;
4th row: * 1 petal from arch from the previous row: 1 single crochet, 1 half-crochet, 2 double crochets, 1 half crochet and 1 single crochet*; repeat from * to * x 4 times, 1 slip st in the slip st of the 3rd row;
5th row: 2 chain sts, * 1 single crochet between 2 double crochets of petal form the previous row, insert the crochet hook behind the petal, 4 chain sts*; repeat from * to * x 4 times, 1 slip st in the 1st single crochet;
6th row: * 1 single crochet, 9 chain sts*; repeat from * to * x 3 times, 1 single crochet in the arch of the previous row**; repeat from * to ** x 4 times, 1 slip st in the 1st single crochet.
Make 133 (151, 169) flowers. Weave in ends and fasten them with the help of needle.
Sew flowers between one another due to the assembly scheme for the needed size, make side seams.
Make 1 row of chain sts and slip sts along the neck-hole and arm-holes, (1 slip st, 2 chain sts between petals, 4 chain sts between petals) in every petal, 1 row of single crochets in every chain st of the previous row (skip slip st).