Crochet Grey Jacket
300 (350) 400g of grey-brown with gold shade yarn (50% silk, 41% cotton, 5% polyester, 4% polyamide; 110m/25g);
Crochet hook 3,5;
Buttons with 3 cm diameter.
Size: S (M) L.
Main pattern: the quantity of sts is multiple 8 + 1. Work due to the scheme. Start with sts before pattern repeat, pattern repeat, finish with sts after pattern repeat. Make 1st-5th rows x once, then, repeat 2nd-5th rows.
Stitches control: 24 sts x 13 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Make 121 (137) 153 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work with the main pattern. At the same time, decrease 1 pattern repeat from both sides on the next 40 cm for better fitting. In 45 cm from the set-up row, increase 1 pattern repeat from both sides on the next 20,5 cm. In 65,5 cm from the set-up row, skip 4 (5) 6 cm from both sides for shoulder chamfers and 2 x 4 (5) 6 cm in every next row. At the same time, in 67 cm from the set-up row, skip the central 17 cm for neck-hole and finish both sides separately. Finish your work in 68 cm from the set-up row on the rest sts of shoulders.
Make 65 (73) 81 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work with the main pattern. Make decreases and increases for better fitting, make shoulder chamfer along right side in the same way, as for back. In 45,5 cm from the set-up row, skip 3 cm from left side for neck-hole chamfer. Then, skip 2 x 1,5 cm in every 2nd row. Skip 4,5 cm on the next 19,5 cm. Finish shoulder on the rest sts and finish your work at the height of back.
Make in reflection to the left front.
Make 57 (65) 73 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase for each sleeve and work with the main pattern. In 12 cm from the set-up row, increase 5 (6,5) 6,5 cm due to the pattern on the next 28 cm for sleeve chamfers. In 40 cm from the set-up row, finish your work.
Make shoulder, side and sleeve seams. Sew up the sleeves. Fasten neck-hole with 1 row of “shrimp stitch”. Sew button to the left front.