Violet Wrap Up Vest
400 (450) 450g of violet yarn (50% wool, 50% polyacryl; 80m/50g);
Crochet hook 5;
6 violet buttons (22 mm diameter).
Size: S (M) L.
Main pattern: the quantity of sts is multiple 7 + 2. Work due to the scheme. 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.
Stitches control: main pattern: 16 sts x 8 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Wrap Up Detail
Make 137 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work with the main pattern. In 144 (152) 160 cm from the set-up row, finish your work.
Fasten the central 50 (54) 58 cm of left edge with 79 (86) 93 chain sts (= 11 (12) 13 pattern repeat + initial and final st) of the main pattern. In 22 cm from the beginning of work, finish your work.
Fasten short sides of wrap up detail with 1 row of single crochets. Then, starting from the right edge of back, fasten all the edges, except the lower edge of back with 1 row of single crochets. Make 3 button-holes on short sides of wrap up detail. Sew buttons to the side edges of back. Connect short and long stripes and fasten it.