Thursday, 10 October 2013

Stash-buster challenge - crochet work in progress -granny stripes toddler top/tunic dress

Granny stripes tunic
Finished granny stripes tunic
Shell edging
granny stripes pattern


Needle and yarn

5.0 mm (H)

141.3 meters, 50 grams 0.5 skeins = 154.5 yards (141.3m)


White

84.8 meters, 30 grams 0.3 skeins = 92.7 yards (84.8m)


Natural/Undyed

30 meters, 10 grams 0.1 skeins = 32.8 yards (30.0m)


variegated yarn

Red-orange

red dot

The crochet pattern is from Ravelry.com

http://daysofyarning.blogspot.pt/2013/04/sweet-little-granny-tunic-dress-free.html

A stash buster project, good to use up various coloured yarns you may have.
Acrylic yarn, 8 ply or DK used.
Finished item size suits a 2 year old girl.
Measurements:
15.4”height x 17.3” width Chest: 12.6”
39cm height x 44cm width (bottom of tunic) Chest: 32cm
I did only an edging for the bottom of the tunic.
pattern for tunic :
ch 1, 1 dc over ch 2 sp, tr x 3 into 2nd tr st of previous 3 tr group, ch 3, tr x 3 into same st again, repeat to ** till the end of the round, then ss to ch 1, fasten off.