Crochet Ginger Jacket
700 (750) 800g of mélange ginger color Achat yarn (51% polyacryl, 42% wool, 7% polyester; 110m/50g);
Crochet hooks 6 and 7;
3 big buttons;
3 big snaps.
Size: S (M) L.
Pattern for placket: single crochets. Start every row with extra chain st increase and finish with 1 single crochet in the 1st single crochet of the previous row.
Main pattern: the quantity of sts is multiple 10 + 3. Work due to the scheme. Start with sts before pattern repeat, pattern repeat, finish with sts after pattern repeat. Make 1st-5th rows x once, then, repeat 2nd-5th rows.
Stitches control: pattern for placket: 16 sts x 14 rows = 10 x 10 cm;
Main pattern: 17 sts x 9 rows = 10 x 10 cm.
Make 73 (83) 93 chain sts + 1 chain st increase and make 6 cm of pattern for placket, increase 20 sts in the last row = 93 (103) 113 sts. Then, work with main pattern with crochet hook 7. In 58 cm from placket, finish your work.
Make 34 (38) 44 chain sts + 1 chain st increase and make 6 cm with pattern for placket, increase 9 (11) 9 sts in the last row = 43 (49) 53 sts. Then, work with main pattern with crochet hook 7, for size M start with sts from arrow A, pattern repeat, finish with sts before arrow B. In 33 cm from placket, skip 0,5 cm from the left side for neck-hole chamfer, then, skip 14 x 0,5 cm in every row and every 2d row by turn. Finish your work on the rest sts of shoulder at the height of back.
Make in symmetry to left front.
Make 33 (43) 53 chain sts + 1 chain st increase with crochet hook 6 and make 6 cm with pattern for placket, increase 10 sts in the last row = 43 (53) 63 sts. Then, work with main pattern with crochet hook 7. At the same time for chamfers, increase 11 x 0,5 cm from both sides in every 4th row (8 x 0,5 cm in every 5th row) 6 x 0,5 cm in every 7th row. In 50 cm from placket, finish your work.
Make shoulder seams. Sew up the sleeves, make side and sleeve seams. For placket fastener with collar make 11 chain sts + 1 chain st increase and work with pattern for placket. For better shaping, in 39 cm from the set-up row increase 1 st from both sides. In 148 (147) 149 cm from the set-up row, finish your work.