Crochet Black Tunic with Circle Motifs
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 1 slip st. Work due to the scheme with circle rows, start every circle row with the needed quantity of chain sts instead of the 1st st and finish with 1 slip st in upper chain st increase. Make 1st-3rd rows x once, make single crochets and treble crochets only around chain st of the previous circle row. Make the next motif in the same way, as the first, but connect it with previous motif in the 3rd circle row. For this, make 1 slip st around chain st of the previous motif.4 circle rows with slip sts are stated on the scheme.
Filling motifs: make filling motifs between 4 circle motifs. Start at arrow A on circle motif and work with double crochets and chain sts due to the scheme, finish with 1 slip st in the top of the 1st double crochet.
Ending circle row: start at arrow B on motif with new yarn and fasten the upper edge of front and back = 8 (10) circle motifs, repeat the pattern, make turn of circle row due to the scheme.
Stitches control: 1 circle motif = 11 cm diameter.
Front and Back
Make 48 (60) circle motifs for front and back and connect them due to the pattern design. For arm-holes, leave 1,5 (2) motifs for arm-holes. Connect motifs due to the instructions for side seams. Make filling motifs, then, fasten the upper edge with circle row.
Make 9 (12) circle motifs for each sleeve and connect them due to the pattern design, make side seam. Make filling motifs, then, fasten the upper edge with edging circle row.
Make shoulder seams from both sides to 10 (14,5) cm long. Sew up the sleeves.