Crochet Blue Tunic
700g of blue yarn (50% wool, 50% acryl; 300m/100g);
Crochet hook 2.
Size: L (XL).
Chest circumference: 96-100 cm.
Pattern due to the scheme 1.
Fringe: due to the schemes 2 and 3.
Single crochets: start every row with 1 chain st increase in instead of the 1st single crochet, finish circle row with 1 slip st in chain st increase.
Filet net: start every row with 3 chain sts increase instead of the 1st double crochet.
1st row: * 1 double crochet, 1 chain st*; repeat from * to *;
2nd row: * 1 double crochet in the crochet of the previous row, 1 chain st*; repeat from * to *.
Stitches control: due to the scheme 1: 24 sts x 16 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Make 120 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work due to the scheme 1. In 98 rows, leave the central 3 pattern repeats for neck-hole and work separately for 7 rows more. Finish your work.
Start in the same way, as back. Leave 1 central pattern repeat for neck-hole in 73 rows and then work separately, bind off 2 x ½ pattern repeat in every 7th row for smooth rounding. Finish your work in 105 rows.
Make 53 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work due to the scheme 1. For chamfers, increase 13 x 2 sts in 4th row from both sides = 105 sts, include the increased sts in the pattern. Finish your work in 63 rows.
Make shoulder seams. Sew up the sleeves. Make sleeve and side seams. Make fringe along neck-hole due to the scheme 2. Make 1 row of single crochets along the bottom of sleeves, 2 rows of filler net, then, make fringe due to the scheme 3.