3 years (3 ½ years)
260 grams green wool baby water. Two buttons. 250 mm of thin elastic. A steel needle No. 000.
Chain Stitch, Simple Crochet, Half Double Crochet, Double Crochet on relief, Fantasy Stitch (see graph), Elastic Stitch
Work 100 ch and crocheting with fantasy stitch. At 390 mm total high cut the thread and finish
Work 100 ch and crocheting with fantasy stitch. At 300 mm high, separate the work into two parts. At 50 mm high of gap, decrease off for neck as follows: 6-5-4-3 stitches row by row. At 390 mm high cut the thread and finish. On each gap: 2 r. with s.c. (right side) 2 r. with s.c. skipping 2 stitches for buttonholes at regularly distributed distances (left side).
Work 48 ch and crocheting with fantasy stitch. Increase on each side 1 stitch every 2 r. until you hace 300 mm wide. At 250 mm high, cut the thread and finish.
Work around neckline 1 r. with d.c. and then, crocheting with Elastic Stitch until you have 120 mm high or desire high.
Work 6 ch and close round. inside ring 15 d.c. and then continue with fantasy stitch, increase 1 stitch per figure in smooth stretch of the stitch, until 230 mm wide. At 200 mm high, 1 r. with s.c. and place thin elastic. Finish crocheting with Elastic Stitch. At 70 mm high of elastic stitch, cut the thread and finish.
Sew the shoulders, sides and sleeves. work all edges with 2 rows of Slip Stitch and then place the buttons.
ch: chain stitch
s.c: simple crochet
d.c.: double crochet