Yesterday night I finished this top. It is done without pattern inspired by the angel wings pinafore (for a baby girl). I wrote while working.
Better photographs coming soon!
Today is the day! Here is the pattern. Since nobody took a proper picture of me, only the pattern today.
Spring now! Top Pattern by lydienne
Gauge: 7 rows of shell stitch x 3 shells = 4 inches/10 cm
Bust: 47 inches/120 cm
Length from armpit to bottom: 20 inches/50 cm
What you need:
50 g of white worsted weight yarn (I used Zeeman Royal)
400 g of yellow worsted weight yarn ( I used G-B Big Wucht, 1 skein)
- always turn after completing a row/round
- to end a shell round slip stitch
- to begin a shell round slip stitch on 2 dc of round before and under bow of ch-2
- This is my first garment pattern. So if you find a mistake or something is not understandable, please contact.
- I’d like to see your results. Please post pictures on Ravelry. Would be so nice!
Row 1: sc across (105 sc)
Row 2: ch 4, *trc in next 5, 2 trc in one* repeat, trc in remaining 3, sl st in beg ch-4
Round 3: ch 4, *trc in next 5, 2 trc in one* repeat, trc in remaining, sl st in beg ch-4
Round 4: (ch 3, dc, ch 2, 2 dc), skip one st, *(2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc), skip one st* repeat til end (72 shells
Round 5 and 6: 72 shells (always but them on ch 2-bow of round before)
Round 7: 10 shells, ch 10, skip 18 shells, 16 shells, ch 10, skip 18 shells, 10 shells
Round 8: 10 shells, one shell in every second ch of ch-10 (5 shells), 16 shells, one shell in every second ch of ch-10 (5 shells), 10 shells
Round 9: shell on each shell of round before (46 shells)
Round 10 – 39 (or until desired length): 46 shells
Fasten off, weave in all ends.
ch as many as you need (sorry, I didn’t count it) and hdc in each ch
Fasten off, weave in ends.
Weave cord trough the top right under your breast and tie it to give it a nice shape.