Apr 21, 2015

Crochet baby dress pattern - step by step

Dress size - 74 cm /9 month 
yarn - cotton
Hook 3,5 mm


 Abbreviations
st(s) - stitch (es)
ch - chain
sl st - slip stitch
dc - double crochet
hdc - half double crochet


Top of dress (hdc into spaces between hdc - repeat 6 rows)
Chain 61
Row 1 - hdc into next 60 st(s)


Row 2 - hdc into next st, 2hdc into same st (repeat the whole row)


Row 3 - hdc (repeat the whole row)


Row 4 - 2hdc into next 2 st(s), 2hdc into same st (repeat the whole row)


Row 5 and 6 - hdc (repeat the whole row)


Insert markers into 17th st from both sides of last row, mark 36 st(s) for front of dress and leave the rest for shoulders


Bottom of dress
Row 1 - hdc until marker, chain 10, connect by hdc into next marker st (repeat)


Row 2 - hdc (repeat the whole row) connect both sides by sl st


Row 3 - dc (repeat around)


Row 4 - change the different color yarn if you want. Chain 3 (in the start of each round. Hdc (repeat around)


Row 5 - Chain 3, skip 2 st(s), 2 dc into same space, chain 1, 2 more dc into same space, chain 1, skip 2 st(s), dc, chain 1 (repeat 5 rounds) Finishing round - sl st into chain 3 space


Ending each round


Row 10 - Chain 3, 3 dc into same space, chain 1, 3 more dc into same space, chain 1, dc on the top of dc, chain 1 (repeat 5 rounds) 


Row 15 - Chain 3, 4 dc into same space, chain 1, 4 more dc into same space, chain 1, dc on the top of dc, chain 1 (repeat 5 rounds) 



Row 20 - Chain 3, 5 dc into same space, chain 1, 5 more dc into same space, chain 1, dc on the top of dc, chain 1 (repeat 5 rounds) Make last round without chain 1 between 5 dc


Top of dress - sleeve

4 dc into same st, skip 1 st, sl st, skip 1 (repeat around)


I made 3 flowers for decoration... 


Ending - sl st into each st around
Buttonhole - chain 10, hdc into 5th st from hook, hdc into next 4 st(s). 


That´s it :) 

My brother is still thinking and telling me that I´m just sitting on my sofa (not doing anything useful - he means) and crocheting lol (unfortunately we live in the same city so he reminds me about it almost every day,haha)

Dii Dii 

@BiBa (my shop in Finland)