Monday, February 24, 2014

Abigail's Beach dress Free Pattern


Abigail's Beach dress

By AnnooCrochet Designs



I am in Beautiful Puerto Rico, Palm trees,  powerful sea, and amazing coffee....

Here is a deep blue Beach dress, made with about half a skein of Peaches and cream. Simplicity is key when packing for a beach destination, this cover up is washable, light and will cost you less then 5 dollars to make.



Pattern is for size 5-6 girls
You will Need:
Crochet hook : 3.5mm
Peaches and Cream Yarn  in HIPPI
Tapestry Needle

Stitches used
ch: chain
sc: single crochet
hdc: half double crochet




Pattern


Bikini top: ( make 2)

ch 9,

Row 1:hdc in second ch from hook

and in 6 next st (7hdc),

 last ch, 2hdc, ch2 2 hdc in same ch,

do not turn continue to crochet on the other side of your ch.


8hdc. turn

Row 2: ch, 9hdc, in 2 ch from row 1, [2hdc, ch2. 2hdc], 10hdc, turn.








Row 3: ch, 10hdc, in 2 ch from row 2, [2hdc, ch2. 2hdc], 11 hdc, turn


Row 4: ch, 12 hdc, in 2 ch from row 3, [2hdc, ch2. 2hdc], 12 hdc, turn







Row 5: ch, 13hdc, in 2 ch from row 4, [2hdc, ch2. 2hdc], 14 hdc, turn
Row 6: ch, 15 hdc, in 2 ch from row 5, [2hdc, ch2. 2hdc], 15 hdc, fasten off



Attention at the end of second top do not Fasten off!!!


 ch 52

 Place second and sl st to he bottom, making sure your ch is not twisted,


18 sc along the bottom of your second top,


ch3,

place the other top and sl st, making sure tour ch in not twisted,

and 18sc along the bottom, do not fasten off you will be working in the round




Body:

Round 1-3: sc all around, you will have 91 sc.






Round 4 : [ch3, sk 2 st, sc] all around






Round 5- 17: [sc in middle st of ch 3 from previous round, ch3] all around








Round 18: [ch4, sc in middle ch  from previous round] all around

Round 19-21: [ch4, sc in second ch st from  previous round] all around



Round 22: [ch5, sc in second ch st from  previous round] all around

Round 23-33: [ch5, sc in third ch st from  previous round] all around





Edging:



Round 34: [4sc in ch from previous round, sc in sc from previous round ] all around

 

Round 35: [ch3, sl st in base of ch3,  3sc] all around







sl st with first sc and fasten off

Sew in all loose tails

Straps:

At top ch2 of bikini top, sl st with yarn, ch80


sc in second ch from hook
 sc all along your chain, sl st in bikini top ch2 sp
Fasten off, repeat on other side, sew in all loose tails
Voila, you are done!!!



Happy Crochet my fellow artists!!!! 


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6 comments:

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  2. Pretty blue dress! it looks lovely.
    Take care,
    Lisa
    Please visit me at www.needlesandwool.blogspot.com

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  3. awesome ! I'll make a try for sure ! thank you for sharing

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  4. I have adapted the pattern for my 10 year old(am also going to make this for my 6 and 7 year olds), adorable, thank you so much for posting this pattern, do you have anymore summer dress patterns? I will post a picture when of first dress when completed, if you'd like :)!

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  5. Can't wait to try this. Love you're instructions for the bikini part. May try a swimsuit using this method as well. Much appreciation!!

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  6. Hi. I note it says Peaches and Cream Yarn - what is the UK equivalent/ply please?

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