Stripped White Pullover
400 (500) 500g of white 100% cotton yarn (550m/100g);
Crochet hook 2;
13 pearled buttons.
Size: S (M) L.
Net pattern: the quantity of sts is multiple 27 + 1 + 1 chain st increase. Work due to the scheme. Start every row with 1 chain st increase in addition to the 1st single crochet or 3 chain sts increase instead of the 1st double crochet. Start with sts before pattern repeat, pattern repeat, finish with sts after pattern repeat. Make 1st-7th rows x once, then, repeat 2nd-7th rows.
Stitches control: 43,5 sts x 20 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Make 217 (232) 244 chain sts + 1 chain st increase and work with net pattern, for M size, start with sts from arrow A, pattern repeat, finish with sts before arrow B. In 36 (36) 33 cm from the set-up row, leave 2 cm from both sides for arm-holes, 1 x 1 cm and 4 x 0,5 cm in every 2nd row. In 53 cm from the set-up row, leave the central 14 cm for neck-hole and finish both sides separately. For smooth rounding, leave 5 x 0,5 cm in every row from inwards. In 577 cm from the set-up row, finish your work.
Make 109 (124) 136 chain sts and work with net pattern, for size M, make in the same way, as for back. Make decreases for arm-hole from the right side in the same way, as for back. In 39 cm from the set-up row, leave 1 cm from left side for beck-hole. For neck-hole chamfer, bind off 17 x 0,5 cm in every row. Finish your work at the height of back.
Make in symmetry to the left front.
Make 109 (109) 136 chain sts and work with net pattern. In 4 cm from the set-up row, increase 0,5 cm from both sides for sleeve chamfers and 7 x 0,5 cm in every 10th row, include the increased sts in pattern. In 42 cm from the set-up row, leave 2 cm from both sides for sleeve caps. In 59 cm from the set-up row, finish your work.
Make shoulder, side and sleeve seams, sew up the sleeves. Fasten the lower edge of jacket and sleeves with 1 row of double crochets. Fasten vertical edges of front and neck-hole with 3 rows of single crochets and 1 row of “shrimp stitch”, make 13 button-holes in the 1st row on the right stripe: * 3 chain sts, skip 1 cm from edge, 1 slip st*; repeat from * to *. Sew buttons.