Knitting for children Knitting for girls Crochet baby top pattern free

Crochet baby top pattern free

Crochet baby top pattern free



Sizes: 6 months [12 months, 18 months)

Finished chest: 19 (20, 21 1/2)"

MATERIALS

Grace from Patons (100% mercerized cotton; 11 oz/50 g; 136 yds) (2)

A 2 (2, 3) skeins in color 60901 Tangelo

B 1 (2, 2] skeins in color 60008 Natural

Size F-5 (3,75 mm) crochet hook or size to obtain gauge

Tapestry needle

GAUGE

24 sc and 22 rows = 4"

24 sts and 24 rows = 4" in patt st

PATTERN STITCH

Ch 1, sk next sc, sc in next ch-1 sp.

RIGHT FRONT

Beg at lower edge with A, ch 58 (62, 66).

Row 1 (RS): Sc in 2nd ch from hook and each rem ch-57 (61, 65) sc. Turn.

Row 2: Ch 1, working in FLs only, sc in each sc. Turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, working in BLs only, sc in each sc. Turn.

Rows 4 and 5: Rep rows 2 and 3.

Rows 6 and 7: Rep raw 2.

Row 8: Ch 1, sc in first sc, *ch 1, sk next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * to last 2 sc, sc2tog-56 (60, 64) sts. Turn.

Row 9: Ch 1, sk first sc, sc in next sc and in next ch-1 sp, work patt st to lost sc, sc in last sc—55 (59, 63) sts. Turn.

Row 10: Ch 1, sc in first sc, work patt st to last 2 sc, sc2tog-54 (58, 62) sts. Turn.

Row 11: Rep row 9-53 (57, 61) sts. Turn.

Rows 12-33 (37, 37): Work rows 10-11 another 11 (13, 13) times—31 (31, 35) sts. Turn.

Row 34 (38, 38): Rep row 10—30 (30, 34) sts. Turn.

Shape Armhole

Row 1 (RS): Ch 1, sk first sc, sc in next sc and in next ch-1 sp, work patt st 10 (10, 12} times, sc in next sc—23 (23, 27) sts. Turn, leaving rem 6 sts unworked.

Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc, work patt st to last 2 sc, sc2tog-22 (22, 26) sts. Turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, sk first sc, sc in next sc and in next ch-1 sp, work patt st to last sc, sc in last sc—21 (21, 25] sts. Turn.

Rows 4-9 (9, 11): Work rows 2 and 3 another 3 (3, 4) times—15 (15, 17) sts. Turn.

Row 10 (10, 12): Rep row 2—14 (14, 16) sts. Turn.

Row 11 (11, 13): Ch 1, sc in first sc, work pall st to last sc, sc in last sc. Turn.

Rep last row until armhole measures 4 (4, 4 1/2)", ending with WS row. Fasten off.

LEFT FRONT

Beg at lower edge with 8, ch 58 (62, 66).

Row 1 |RS); Sc in 2nd ch from hook ond each rem ch-57 (61, 65) sc. Turn.

Row 2: Ch 1, sk first sc, sc in next sc, *ch 1, sk next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * to last sc, sc in last sc-56 (60, 64) sts. Turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, sc in first sc, ch l, sk next sc, *sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, sk next sc; rep from * to last ch-1 sp, sc2tog over next ch-1 sp and next sc-55 (59, 63) sts. Turn.

Row 4: Ch 1, sk first sc, sc in next ch-1 sp, work patt st to last sc, sc in last sc-54 (58, 62) sts. Turn.

Rows 5-26 (30, 30): Work rows 3 and 4 another 11 (13, 13) times-32 (32, 36) sts.

Shape Armhole

Row 1 (R5): Sl st in first 7 sts, ch 1, sc in same ch-1 sp, work patt st to last 3 sts, ch 1, sk next sc, sc2tog over next ch-1 sp and next sc-25 (25, 29) sis. Turn.

Row 2: Ch 1, sk first sc, sc in next ch-1 sp, work patt st to last sc, sc in fast sc—24 ( 24, 28) sts. Turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, sc in first sc, ch 1, sk next sc, *sc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, sk next sc; rep from * to last ch-1 sp, sc2tog over next ch-1 sp ond last sc—23 (23, 27) sts. Turn.

Rows 4—11 (11, 13): Work rows 2 and 3 another 4 (4, 5) times—15 (15, 17) sts. Turn.

Row 12 (12, 14): Rep row 2-14 (14, 16) sts. Turn.

Row 13 (13, 15): Ch 1, sc in first sc, work patt st to last sc, sc in last sc. Turn.

Rep last row until armhole measures 4 (4, 4 1/2)", ending with WS row. Fasten off.

BACK

Beg at lower edge with B, ch 58 (62, 66).

Rows 1-7: Rep rows 1-7 of right front.

Row 8 (WS): Ch 1, sc in first sc, *ch l, sk next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * across-57 (61, 65) sts. Turn.

Row 9: Ch 1, sc in first sc and in next ch-1 sp, work patt st to last sc, sc in last sc. Turn.

Row 10: Ch 1, sc in first sc, work patt st to last 2 sc, ch 1, sk next sc, sc in last sc. Turn.

Rows 11-34 (38, 38): Rep rows 9 and 10 another 12 (14, 14) times.

Shape Armhole

Row 1 (R5): Ch 1, sl st in first 7 sts, ch 1, sc in same sc and in next ch-1 sp, work patt st 21 (23, 25) times, sc in next sc—45 (49, 53) sts. Turn, leaving rem 6 sts unworked.

Row 2: Ch 1, sc in first sc, work pall st to last sc, sc in fast sc. Turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, sc in first sc and in next ch-1 sp, work patt st to last sc, sc in last sc. Turn.

Rep last 2 rows until armholes measure 4 (4, 4 1/2)" ending with WS row. Fasten off.

SLEEVES

With A, ch 38 (38, 42).

Row 1 (RS): Sc in 2nd ch from hook ond each rem ch-37 (37, 41) sc. Turn.

Row 2: Ch 1, working in FLs only, sc in each sc. Turn.

Row 3: Ch 1, working in BLs only, sc in each sc. Turn.

Rows 4 and 5: Rep rows 2 and 3.

Row 6: Ch 1, sc in first sc, *ch 1, sk next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * 17 (17, 19) times. Turn.

Row 7: Ch 1, sc in first sc and in next ch-1 sp, work patt st to last sc, sc in lost sc. Turn.

Row 8: Ch 1, sc in first sc, work patt st to last 2 sc, ch 1, sk next sc, sc in last sc. Turn.

Rows 9-12: Work rows 7 and 8 another 2 times.

Row 13: Ch 1, sc in first sc, ch 1, sc in next ch-1 sp, work paH st to last sc, ch 1, sc in last sc-39 (39, 43) sts.

Rows 14-19: Work rows 7 ond 8 another 3 times.

Row 20: Rep row 7.

Row 21: Ch 1, 2 sc in first sc, work patt st to last 2 sc, ch 1, sk next sc, 2 sc in last sc—41 (41, 45) sts.

Cont in patt as established, inc 1 st at each side every 4 rows until there are 53 (53, 59) sts. Work even until sleeve measures 7 [7 1/2, 8)". Fasten off.

With B, rep for other sleeve.

FINISHING

Place right front flat with WS facing you; place left front on fop of right front with WS facing you; match unused lps of beg ch on left front to unused lps of row 6 on right front; with tapestry needle and A, sew front and back pieces tog.

Sew shoulder seams. Sew sleeves to armhole edge, matching center st on last row of sleeves lo shoulder seams and easing to fit. Sew sleeve and side seams.

Body Edging

Join A in edge of row 7 of left front. Ch 1, sc in same sp, sc in edge of each row along left-center front, in each unused st along back, and in edge of each row along right-center front, having an odd number of sts; turn. Ch 1, sc in same sc, *ch 3, sk next sc, sc in next sc; rep from * around. Fasten off.

Lower Edging

Join A in first unused Ip to left of one side seam, Ch 1, sc in same lp, ch 3, sk next lp; working in rem unused lps, *sc in next lp, ch 3, sk next lp; rep from * around; join in first sc. Fasten off.

Sleeve Edging

Hold sleeve with beg ch at top; join A in first unused lp of row A; ch 1, sc in some lp, *ch 3, sk next Ip, sc in next lp; rep from * around; join in first sc. Fasten off. Rep for other sleeve edging.