Crochet Vest and Shorts
200g of peachy Lily yarn (100% mercerized cotton; 175m/50g);
50g of the same yarn, but light-peachy color;
Crochet hook 2,25;
Size: 2-3 years.
Filet net: * 1 double crochet, skip 1 base chain st*; repeat from * to *, 2 chain sts increase.
Make 103 chain sts with peachy yarn and work with filet net. Make motif due to the scheme 1 x 3 times in height on the central sts. After making 30 rows, make decreases for arm-holes and neck-hole due to the scheme 2.
Make 55 chain sts with peachy yarn and work with filet net for 30 rows. Then, make decreases for arm-holes and neck-hole due to the scheme 3.
Make in symmetry to the right front.
Connect the details of vest along sides and shoulders. Fasten the edges of your work with 1 row of single crochets and 1 row of “shrimp stitch” with light-peachy yarn. Sew satin lace to front, as straps.
Make 2 details.
Make 66 chain sts with peachy yarn and work due to the scheme 4. Make second half in symmetry.
Sew the details. Make belt with light-peachy yarn. Make 4-6 rows of double crochets, fold the ready-made belt in half and sew the edge of the last row to the base of the 1st row. Fasten the edges in the same way, as vest.