Crochet Beach Tunic
300g of lavender color yarn (72% viscose, 28% acryl; 315m/100g);
Crochet hook 4;
Stitches control: 22 sts x 8 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Make 102 chain sts (97 chain sts + 3 chain sts increase + 2 chain sts).
1st row: 1 double crochet in the 9th chain st from the crochet hook, 2 chain sts, * 1 double crochet in the 3rd chain st from the crochet hook, 2 chain sts*; repeat from * to * x 30 times, 1 double crochet in the 3rd chain st of the set-up row;
2nd-62nd rows: 5 chain sts (3 chain sts increase + 2 chain sts), * 1 double crochet in the next double crochet of the previous row from the crochet hook, 2 chain sts*; repeat from * to * x 30 times, 1 double crochet in the 3rd chain st of the set-up row from the crochet hook. Finish your work in the 62nd row. Make left shoulder in the same way.
Make in the same way, as back. For neck-hole line, leave the central 2 filet scales open in the 43rd row. Then, crochet straight for 16 rows. Leave 6 filet scales open from both sides of neck-hole in the 59th row. Finish your work in the 62nd row from the beginning, finish your work. Cut the yarn. Make left shoulder in the same way.
Make shoulder seams. Join the yarn and make 31 rows due to the scheme of filet pattern. Totally, 40 filet scales. For sleeve narrowing, leave 7 x 1 filet scale open in every 4th row from both sides. There are 26 scales in work.
32nd row: 3 chain sts increase, 1 double crochet in double crochet and chain st of the previous row. Cut the yarn.
Make side seams, leave 23 cm from bottom for cuts open. Fasten cuts with single crochets, fasten the bottom of tunic with double crochets. Finish the row with slip st. Make 4 flowers and 3 leaves due to the scheme. Sew flowers to the photo.