Crochet Scalloped Top

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Crochet Scalloped Top

designed by Lorna Miser
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This light and easy summer top adds interest with a gentle scalloped pattern. Crocheted in Caron Simply Soft.

 

Sizes

S
40 ins [101.5 cm]
21 ins [56 cm]
M
48 ins [122 cm]
22 ins [56 cm]
L
56 ins [142 cm]
23 ins [58 cm]
XL
64 ins [162.5 cm]
24 ins [61 cm]
2XL
72 ins [183 cm]
25 ins [63.5 cm]
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The materials for this project cost $25.55

Step 1:

Select your options

Size:

  • S
  • M
  • L
  • XL
  • 2XL
Finished bust measurement
40 ins [101.5 cm]
Finished length measurement
21 ins [56 cm]

Step 2:

Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer

Main Color (MC)

Simply Soft | Lemon Meringue, 9766 is discontinued. Click 'Edit Color' to select other shade.Edit Color
$12.87

Aluminum Crochet Hook 6"

Size I9/5.5mm
$2.20

Chibi Tapestry Needle Set

Jumbo 2/Pkg
$4.99

Locking Stitch Markers

20/Pkg
$5.49
The materials for this project cost $25.55

Abbreviations

Ch(s) = Chain(s)

Dc = double crochet

Dc2tog = (Yoh. Draw up a loop in next st. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook.

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Finished bust measurement
S 40 ins [101.5 cm]
M 48 ins [122 cm]
L 56 ins [142 cm]
XL 64 ins [162.5 cm]
2XL 72 ins [183 cm]
Finished length measurement
S 21 ins [56 cm]
M 22 ins [56 cm]
L 23 ins [58 cm]
XL 24 ins [61 cm]
2XL 25 ins [63.5 cm]

MATERIALS

Simply Soft (170 g/6. oz;288 m/315 yds)
SizesSMLXL2XL 
Main Color (MC)
Lemon Meringue ()
34455
Size US I-9 (5.5mm) crochet hook or size to obtain gauge. Open stitch marker Yarn needle.

GAUGE

In Scalloped Stitch 14 sts and 6 rows = 4"/10cm.

INSTRUCTIONS

PATTERN STITCH
Scallop Stitch (multiple of 14)
Chain multiple of 14 plus 4 for set-up row 
Set-up row Dc in 4th ch from hook, *ch 1, skip 2 ch, dc in next ch, ch 1, skip 1 ch, dc2tog into next ch and 4th ch (skipping 3 ch), ch 1, skip 1 ch, dc in next ch, ch 1, skip 2 ch, (dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc) into next ch; repeat from * across, ending last repeat (dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc) in last ch, turn.
Row 1 and all following rows Ch 4 (counts as 1 dc + 1 ch), (dc, ch 1, dc) in first ch-1 sp, *ch 1, skip next ch-1 sp, dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, dc2tog into next 2 ch-1 sps, ch 1, dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, skip next ch-1 sp, (dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc) into next ch-1 sp; repeat from * ending last repeat (dc, ch 1, dc, ch 1, dc) in top of turning ch, turn.
 
BACK 
Ch 74 (88, 102, 116, 130) (includes 4 ch for set-up row). Work set-up row—5 (6, 7, 8, 9) repeats across. Work even in Scallop St pattern until piece measures 12 (13, 13, 14, 14)"/30.5 (33, 33, 35.5, 35.5)cm.
 
Shape Sleeves
Use open stitch marker to hold current position. Using a separate ball of yarn, join with a slip stitch to left end of last row (opposite working yarn position), attaching it to the top of the turning chain, ch 14. Cut yarn. Return to working yarn at beginning of this row, ch 18. Turn. 
Next row: Work one new pattern repeat across beginning ch, continue across body sts in pattern, work one new pattern repeat across ending ch. 
Work even until sleeve measures 9 (9, 10, 10, 11)"/23 (23, 25.25, 25.5, 28)cm. Fasten off, leaving 3yds/274m of yarn when finishing each piece.
 
FRONT
Work same as Back.
 
FINISHING
Sew side and underarm seams. Mark center 12"/30.5cm for neck opening.
 
Joining shoulders
First shoulder Using long yarn tail, work one more row in pattern as follows:
Ch 3 (counts as 1 dc), sl st to matching scallop on other side of shoulder, (dc, ch 1, dc) in first ch-1 sp, *ch 1, skip next ch-1 sp, dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, dc2tog into next 2 ch-1 sps, ch 1, dc in next ch-1 sp, ch 1, skip next ch-1 sp, (dc, ch 1, dc, sl st to matching scallop on other side of shoulder, dc, ch 1, dc) into next ch-1 sp; repeat from * across neck opening, ending on a scallop. Leave yarn attached.
Second shoulder Work as for first shoulder joining. then try on for desired neck opening size. Add or remove shoulder joins to customize. Fasten off.
Using yarn needle, weave in ends.