Set of dress, knickers and hat for girls

Age:
1 year old (1/2 years old)

Materials:
250 grams of cotton thread with red silk and 30 grams. of red cotton thread, two buttons, 100 mm of thin elastic and 350 mm of satin tape 20 mm wide with a squared pattern, 3 little flowers, a Steele crochet needle No. 00

Stitches:
Chain Stitch, slip stitch, simple crochet, half double crochet, double crochet, treble crochet, fantasy stitch 1 (see graphic), fantasy stitch 2 (see graphic).

Realization:

MAKING OF THE DRESS:

Back yoke:

Crochet with the cotton thread with silk.

Crochet 110 ch and crochet in fantasy stitch 1. When you get to 30 mm high decrease for the armhole 1 motive in each r. twice. At 55 mm high divide the work in two parts. At 140 mm high, cut the strand and top off.

Front yoke:

Cr with cotton thread with silk.

Cr 110 ch and cr in fantasy stitch 1. When you get to 30 mm high decr for the armhole 1 motive in each r. twice. At 70 mm high of armhole decr the central 50 mm for the neckline at once and then 1 motive in each r. twice. At 140 mm high, cut the strand and top off.

Sleeves:

Cr with the cotton thread.

Crt 81 ch and crochet in fantasy stitch 2. At 100 mm high cr 1 r. in s.c skipping 1 p. every 2 p. so you can adjust to 180 mm wide.

Then cut the strand and top off.

Cr at the beginning of the work with one r. in s.c skipping totally 30 mm regularly spread in the 250 mm of wide.

Then cut the strand and top off.

Skirt

Cr with a cotton thread.

Cr 256 ch. And close round with a s.t

Cr inside the ring the fantasy stitch 2. At 310 mm high of skirt cut the strand and top off.

Ending:

Crt the sides, the sleeves and the skirt to the inferior part of the yoke, shirring* (fruncir) it to the wide of the same.

Cr the edge of the neck with 1. r. in s.c skipping in the opening of the back yoke 2 p. for every each one of the buttonholes.

Put the buttons.

Put in the front yoke a flower to decorate.

MAKING OF THE KNICKERS

Back:

Cr with cotton thread with silk.

Cr 23 ch. And crochet in h.d.c incr 1 p. in all the r. just at the beginning of the work 8 times. Then incr 7 p. to each side at once and 9 p. at once in each r. Continue straight and the 220 mm of total high then cut the strand and top off.

Front:

Cr 23 ch. And cr in h.d.c incr 1 p r. at the middle just at the beginning of the work 4 times.

Then incr 8 p. to each side at once and 10 p. at once in each r. Continue straight but in the fantasy stitch 2. At 220 mm of total high then cut the strand and top off.

Ending:

Cr the sides and the cr.

Cr all the edges with 1 r. in s.c putting in it the elastics: 460 mm for the waist and 270 mm for each leg.

MAKING OF THE HAT:

Base:

With the cotton thread cr 4 ch and close in round with a s.t. Cr inside the ring in a spiral form and in h.d.c. Giving gradual and regular incr in order to form the base. At 225 mm wide stop incr and at 130 mm high cut the strand and top off.

Wing:

With a strand of cotton thread and another of cotton thread with silk cr in fantasy stitch 1, giving gradual incr. When the wing is 50 mm high cut the strand and top off. Make a bow with the lace and put in it the two flowers that are left just as shown in the photo.

References:
mm: milimetres
No.: number
cr: crochet
incr: increase
decr: decrease
r: row
ch: chain
p: point
s.t: slip stitch
s.c: simple crochet
d.c: double crochet
h.d.c: half double crochet