Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Tutu Onesy and Hat
Lion Brand® Microspun
Pattern Number: 20106-C Ideal for playing at the beach or pool, this charming set will make some lucky little girl the star of the show. Leave off the ruffle, and it works for a boy, too.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: 18 mos
Finished chest 24 inches

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

910-143 Microspun Yarn: Lavender

Warm-toned lavender


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 15.87
Note: (MC)

910-146 Microspun Yarn: Fuchsia

Intense hot pink


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.29
Note: (A)

910-101 Microspun Yarn: Peppermint Pink DISCONTINUED Soft pastel pink
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 5.29
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size G-6 (4 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45


Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size H-8 (5 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.45

Additional Materials
2 5/8-inch (13 mm) buttons
GAUGE:
16 sc + 20 rows = 4 inches (10 cm) on larger hook. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
sc2tog Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all three loops on hook.



sc3tog Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into third st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all four loops on hook.


INSTRUCTIONS



PATTERN STITCH

Pattern is worked with 2 balls MC.

Stripe Pattern Work in sc, changing colors as follows: 1 row A, 5 rows MC, 1 row B, beg new ball MC, 5 rows MC.



BACK
Right Leg With MC and smaller hook, ch 24.

Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 23 sc.

Ch 1, turn; sc in each sc across.

Change to larger hook and continue in sc inc 1 st each end every other row 4 times - 31 sc.

Work even until leg measures 2 1/4 inches from beg.

Break off yarn.

Work Left Leg to match.



Join Legs Ch 1, turn; sc across Left Leg; sc across Right Leg - 62 sc.

Shape Crotch: Row 1 Work 29 sc, (sc2tog) twice, work 29 sc.

Row 2 Work 28 sc, (sc2tog) twice, work 28 sc.

Row 3 Work 27 sc, (2sctog) twice, work 27 sc - 56 sc.

Work even until back measures 4 inches from beg, ending with a WS row.

Work Stripe Pattern 3 1/4 times (ending 1 row B), then cont in MC only.

AT SAME TIME, shape Body by dec 1 st each end, every 10th row, 4 times - 48 sc.

Work until Back measures 11 1/4 inches from beg, Shape Armholes Slip st over 3 sts, work across to last 3 sts.

Ch 1, turn; dec 1 st at beg and end of every row 5 times - 32 sc.

Work even until Armhole measures 3 inches.



Shape Neck Work 10 sc; ch 1, turn; sc2tog, work rem of row.

At Neck edge, dec 1 st every row 3 more times - 6 sc.

Work even until piece measures 3 inches from beg of Neck Shaping.

Shape Shoulder Tabs Dec 1 sc at beg and end of every other row 2 times.

Fasten off.

Skip center 12 sc.

Join MC with a slip st in next st.

Shape other side in same way.



FRONT
Work same as Back until Neck Shaping is complete, then work 1 1/4 inches even.

Buttonholes Work 2 sc, ch 2, skip 2 sc, work 2 sc.

Next row Work 1 row even.

Shape shoulder tabs as for back.



FINISHING
With RS tog, sew Front to Back at side seams and Crotch.
Ruffle With A, larger hook, and holding top of garment toward you; work 1 sc in each sc of first Stripe Pattern row - 110 sc.
Rnd 1 Work even, place marker for beg of rnd.

Rnd 2 *Sc in first sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around - 165 sc.

Rnd 3 *Sc in each of next 2 sc, 2 sc in next sc; rep from * around - 220 sc.

Rnds 4-9 Work even.

Rnd 10 Work 1 rnd sc from left to right.

Fasten off.

Join MC at underarm seam and work 1 rnd sc around entire upper opening; then work 1 rnd from left to right.

Attach buttons.



HAT
With MC, ch 73.
Row 1 Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 72 sc.

Row 2 Ch 1, turn.

Work 1 sc in each sc.

Rows 3-16 Work Stripe Pattern, ending 1 row A, 1 row MC.
Shape Cap Work in MC only.
Row 1 Ch 1, turn.

*Sc in each of next 6 sts, sc2tog; rep from * across.
Row 2 Ch 1, turn.

*Sc2tog, sc in each of next 5 sts; rep from * across.
Cont working 1 less sc between dec each row until 9 sts rem.

Then work 1 sc, (sc2tog) 4 times - 5 sc.

Work 1 sc, (sc2tog) twice - 3 sc.

Sc3tog.

Leave 18 inches end and draw through rem sts, tighten and sew seam.
Rib With MC and smaller hook, ch 6.
Row 1 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across - 5 sc.
Row 2 Ch 1, turn.

Sc tbl in each st across.

Rep Row 2 until rib measures 18 inches stretched.

Fasten off and sew to bottom of hat, easing in fullness.

Sew seam.
Ruffle With larger hook, join A at seam and work 72 sc evenly spaced around bottom of rib.

Work 2 rnds sc, inc 36 sts evenly spaced each rnd - 144 sts.

Work even in rnds of sc for 1 1/4 inches; work 1 rnd sc from left to right.

Fasten off.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
slip1-k1-psso = slip 1, knit 1, pass slip stitch over
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
k = knit
p = purl
rnd(s) = round(s)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
cont = continu(e)(s)(ing)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
inc = increas(e)(s)(ing)
MC = main color
rem = remain(s)(ing)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
RS = right side
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
tog = together
WS = wrong side


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