FRINGED VEST and HEADBAND
MATERIALS: 3 – 2 oz balls BOUQUET 4 ply RADIANT SPUN Knitting Worsted.
Fit chest up to: 24’’/28’’/32’’
TENSION per inch: 4 pat/3 1/2 pat/3 pat
Perfecto crochet hook: No. 4/No. 3/No. 2
To make: Starting at bottom edge ch 96.
Row 1: Make sc in 2nd ch from hook, ch 1 * skip 1 ch, sc in next ch, ch 1 – rep from * with sc in last ch. Ch 1, turn – 48 sc in row.
Row 2: * Skip first sc, sc over ch, ch 1, skip next sc, sc over ch, ch 1 – rep from * to end of row making last sc in edge of row – (48 sc) ch 1 and turn.
Rep 2nd row 5 times more (7 rows in all).
Row 8: Keeping in pattern, work 11 sc, ch 1, turn.
Row 9: Work in pattern for 10 sc, omit ch 1 between 10th and 11th sc, making 11th sc in edge as usual, ch 1, turn.
Row 10: Skip first 2 sc and make sc in next ch sp. Work across row in pattern – 10 sc. Continue dec in this manner at edge until 4 sc left and 23 rows have been completed for front. Fasten off.
Skip 3 sc at underarm – work 16 rows in pattern for back on 22 sc. Fasten off.
Skip 3 sc at underarm and work to correspond with right front. Fasten off. Sew shoulder seams.
To finish: Work sc around armholes, neck and front edges. Knot 3 – 24’’ strands doubles through each st along botton edge. Knot 3 – 8’’ strands doubled in each st of the 10th row from top across fronts and back. Make 36’’ ch of double yarn, and knot 2 strands doubled through each end for tassel. Lace up front.
Row 1: Make sc in 2nd ch from hook, * ch 1, skip 1 ch, sc in next ch – rep from * across row ending with sc in last ch, turn.
Row 2: Ch 1, skip 1st sc, 1 sc in ch space, * ch 1, skip sc, 1 sc in ch sp rep from * across row, making last sc in edge of work. Turn.
Rep last row 3 times more or until work is desired width. Fasten off.
To finish: Cut yarn 18’’ long and knot 2 strands doubled at end of each row.