Relief Crochet Tunic
400 (450)g of black yarn (40% viscose, 30% cotton, 20% linen, 10% polyamide; 125m/50g);
Crochet hook 4.
Size: S (M).
Circle motif: make 8 chain sts and circle them in the ring with the help of 1 slip st. Work due to the scheme with circle rows, start every circle row with the needed quantity of sts instead of the 1st st and finish with 1 slip st in the upper chain st increase. Turn to the next row with the help of slip st. Make 1st-3rd circle rows x once, make single crochets and treble crochets only around chain sts of the previous circle row. Make every following motif in the same way, as the 1st one, but connect it with the previous motif in the 3rd circle row. For this, make 1 slip st around chain st of the neighboring motif instead of chain st due to the scheme. 4 circle motifs with connecting loops, filling motifs and circle edge are stated on the scheme.
Filling motif: make filling motifs separately between 4 circle motifs. Start at arrow A on circle motif and work due to the scheme with double crochets and chain st as connection, finish with 1 slip st in the top of the 1st double crochet.
Circle edge: start with new yarn on motif at arrow B and fasten the upper edge of front and back = 8 (10) circle motifs, pattern repeat, make turn of circle row due to the scheme.
Stitches control: 1 circle motif = 11 cm diameter.
For front and back, make 48 (60) circle motifs and connect them due to the pattern design. For arm-holes, leave 1,5 (2) motifs open in height. For side seams, connect motifs due to the instructions. Make filling motifs, then, fasten the upper edge with circle edge row.
Make 9 (12) circle motifs for each sleeve and connect them due to the pattern design, make sleeve seams. Make filling motifs, fasten the upper edge with circle edge.
Make shoulder seams from both sides to 10 (14,5) cm long. Sew up the sleeves.