Crochet Grey Tunic
300g of grey Elastico yarn (96% cotton, 4% polyester; 160m/50g);
45 cm of black lace with beads.
Relief pattern: the quantity of sts is multiple 38. Work with circle rows due to the scheme. Start every row with chain st increase and finish with 1 slip st in the last chain st increase. Make 1st-4th rows x once, then, repeat 3rd-4th rows.
Rib: 1st row: 3 chain sts increase, double crochet;
2nd row: 2 chain sts increase, relief double crochets back (1 double crochet, insert crochet hook back around in double crochet of the previous row);
3rd row: 2 chain sts increase, relief double crochets in front of (1 double crochet, insert crochet hook in front of around in double crochet of the previous row).
Make 1st-3rd rows x once, then, repeat 2nd-3rd rows.
Stitches control: relief pattern: 25,5 sts x 13 rows = 10 x 10 cm;
Rib: 22,5 sts x 13 rows = 10 x 10 cm;
Single crochets: 21,5 sts x 10 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Make 304 chain sts and circle them in the ring with 1 slip st = 8 pattern repeats and work with circle rows with relief pattern = 280 sts. For better fitting, make the first and last double crochets of group of sts, marked with letter A in the 8th row from the set-up row= 16 decreases = 264 sts. Repeat these decreases x 4 times in every 8th row = 200 sts. In 39 cm = 51 rows from the set-up row, work with single crochets, decrease 36 sts in the 1st row = 164 sts. Finish your work at 4 cm height of single crochets.
Left Half of Bra
Make 18 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work with rib. In 8 cm from the set-up row, make 18 chain sts from the left side and work with rib. Finish your work in 16 cm from the set-up row.
Right Half of Bra
Make in symmetry to the left half.
Mark the center of front in the upper edge of lower part. Make 5 cm with single crochets in straight and reversed rows on back half. For right central placket of bra, work with rib on 5 sts for 15,5 cm from mark. Make left central placket of bra in symmetry. Make bra seams. Sew back yoke with bra. Sew bra plackets in the middle of front for 3 cm. For outer bra plackets, make 5 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase and work with rib. Finish your work in 35 cm form the set-up row. Starting from the center of back, sew plackets to the upper edge of back yoke and side seams of bra. For straps, work with rib on both plackets = 10 sts. At 2 cm length of straps, decrease 3 x 1 sr in every 2nd row form both sides, make 2 double crochets tog. Finish your work at 43 cm length of straps on the rest 4 sts. Sew short sides of straps. Sew lace to single crochets of front.