Saturday, August 1, 2015

Cape Cod Summer Dress Free Tutorial

Cape Cod Summer Dress Free Tutorial
By AnnooCrochet Tutorial

Look at This Beauty, this will quickly become your summer favorite Beach dress
 Once you finish Crocheting this lovely dress I created for you while vacationing at the beautiful Wequasset Inn in Cape Cod .


The Cotton Dk  is very washable, perfect for wearing over your bathing suit, the dress is light as a feather, easy to pack in your suitcase,  Summer feel at it's best...

Difficulty: Intermediate

You will need:
Berroco Comfort Dk in  white
Crochet hook in 3.25mm
Scissors
Tapestry Needle

Stitches used in this pattern:


ch: chain
sc: single crochet
dc: double crochet
sk st: skip a stitch


Bikini Top:


Ch12


in second ch from hook, sc

10sc

sc, ch2




Do not turn, continue on other side of ch, sc in same sp




continue sc along the other side of ch,

11sc

turn

Round 2: ch, 12sc, ch2




2sc in ch2 sp from previous round

12 sc, turn

Round 3: ch, 13 sc



2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 13 sc, turn






Round 4: Ch, 14, 2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 14 sc, turn
Round 5: Ch, 15, 2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 15 sc, turn
Round 6: Ch 16, 2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 16 sc, turn


Round 7: Ch 17, 2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 17 sc, turn      Fasten off. 
Make second one. At the end of second one, do not Fasten off!!!!
For size S continue:

Round 8: Ch 18, 2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 18 sc, turn

Round 9: Ch 19, 2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 19 sc, turn

Round 10: Ch 20, 2sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch2, 2sc in ch2 from previous round, 20 sc, turn


Ch 80, sl st with other top, making sure not to twist your ch






pic up 30 st along the bottom of your bikini top

ch5

continue by sliping a st at the corner of the next bikini top triangle and by picking up 30 sc at the bottom of the bikini top



then continue along by sc along the 80ch you had just created


and all around. you will be crocheting in the round from now on It helps placing little scraps of colourfull yarn to figure out where your round begins and ends .




Round 1: [ch3, sk 2 st, sc] all around




















Round 2: repeat round 1
Round 3: [ch4, sk 2 st, sc] all around
 Round 4: [ch5, sk 2 st, sc] all around, Do not Fasten off and put aside...



Body:

ch240:
sl st with first ch forming a circle and making sure not to twist
Round 1: 2dc in next ch, *ch4
sk 2 ch
dc
sk a ch
dc
ch4
sk 2 ch
sc, ch

sk a ch
sc*
ch4
Repeat from * to * all around







Round 2: *ch3, sc on top of dc from previous round,

ch3
[dc, ch,dc,ch.dc] on top of ch in between two sc from previous round*

ch3
repeat from * to * all around

Round 3: *ch4, dc in between 2 dc from previous round,  dc in between next 2 dc from previous round,



ch4, sc in ch4 sp from previous round

ch2, sc in next ch4 sp from previous round*

ch4
repeat from * to * all around




Repeat Round 2 and 3 twice





Round 8: place Marker of colourful scraps of yarn at the beginning of the round

ch4,  sc, in ch4 sp from previous round  ch2,  sc in ch4 sp from previous round
dc in between dc from previous round
dc between dc from previous round
ch4
sc, ch2,sc
ch4
repeat 12 time, then place a second marker



Round 9: ch3, sc,  in ch2 sp from previous round, ch3,


 sc in dc from dc from previous round, repeat  pattern until you reach next marker, sc in ch2 sp from previous round, ch3, sc on dc from previous round,
 continue in pattern





 Round 10:  ch4,  sk first sc sc in next ch4 sp from previous round, sc, ch2, sc in next ch sp from previous round


 continue in pattern until you reach the next marker then
 sc, ch2,sc, ch3, sk the sc with the marker, sc, ch2, sc, ch3 and continue with pattern








Round 11: *ch3, [dc. ch. dc. ch, dc], ch3, sc*, repeat from * to * all around its ok you will have a repetition of 2 of the same  [dc. ch. dc. ch, dc] at the second marker and that is fine


Round 12: ch4, sc in middle dc from previous round, ch4, Repeat pattern 11 times, ch4, sc in middle dc, ch4 continue in pattern.


Round 13: ch3, [put crochet in sc, and dc tog in ch2 sp from previous round, ch dc, ch,dc], ch3 and continue in pattern until you reach the next marker. ch3, put crochet in sc, and dc tog in ch2 sp from previous round, ch dc, ch,dc], ch3 and continue in pattern.








Round 14-15: Continue in Pattern as round 3 and 2,

Round 16: continue in pattern BUT instead of [ch4, sc, ch2, sc, ch4 etc..... ] from now on you will do [ ch3, sc, ch2, sc, ch3, dc in between dc from previous round twice, ch3] basically same as Round 3, but with ch3 instead of ch4, any time you are asked to make this kind of pattern round.

Round 17-24: continue in pattern as in round 2 and 3

Round 25-30 and on: same as Round2 and 3 , but with ch2 instead of ch3, from now on
  
Round 31-34: same as Round 2 and 3 , but with ch instead of ch2, from now on

Round 35: ch, in next ch2 sp from previous round yarn over, then yarn over in between next two dc from previous round and sc2tog. continue in pattern until you reach next marker.






Round 36: ch, dc in between dc from previous round twice, continue in pattern until you reach the next marker, you will have two : [dc in between dc from previous round] twice, sparated by a ch, then continue in pattern.



Round 37-58: continue in pattern



Round 59: [dc in each of the 3 dc from previous round, and dc in ch sp, dc in sc, dc in ch sp] repeat all around





Round 60: repeat round 59, Fasten off.




Assembly:

Place top above Body, 




Place markers at the middle front and back of your body

You will continue to work from your bikini top and assemble it to the body now, ch2, sc in next dc from the body, ch2, and sc in next ch4 from the bikini top.


then ch2 again, sk a dc from the body, sc in next dc, ch2 and sc in next ch5 sp from body, and continue like so all around the body.





















 Fasten off.

Border and straps:


sl st at 6 st from the right bikini top,sk 2st, 6dc , sk 2 st, sl st



[sk 2 st , 6dc ] repeat 5 times,

ch80


sc in second ch from hook
 sc all along
6dc in ch2 sp, sk 2st, 6dc, sk 2st



 continue along 4 times, 4sc,








Repeat on other side.

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5 comments:

  1. I have been looking for a dress like this. What size is this pattern?

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  2. A very pretty and youthful project. It looks good!

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  3. Yes I would like to know what size is this pattern

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  5. Yes I would like to know what size is this pattern

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