2 x 100 g Orenda Buttons ( contrasting colourways) CC1 & CC2 for yoke 3 x 100 g Orenda MC for body
Fingering weight yarn wpi 22 ( 60% Cotton/40% Bamboo) 330 m/100 g 3.75 mm crochet hook (US F/5)
Tapestry needle to weave in ends
18 sts and 13 rows = 10 cm/ 4”
The yoke of the Fleur Crochet Top is worked in tapestry colourwork in the round, with ss join and ch3 start to every round. The body is worked with single yarn from side to side, ending each row with ss join, ch3, TURN. The yoke is the feature element, the body keeps it simple.
The Fleur Crochet Top is designed with a positive ease of about 10 cm/4”.
The measurement is taken at the bust-line with the top flat on the table, after blocking.
Approx. bust circumference: S Top 96 cm/37” bust M Top 104 cm/40” bust L Top 114 cm/44” bust XL Top 127 cm/50” bust XXL Top 137 cm/53” bust
Note: Picture is of size L with positive ease of 10 cm/4”.
With a 3.75 mm crochet hook and CC1: ch 114 (120, 120, 120, 126), join in the round with ss Round 1 (RS): ch 2, hdc in each ch, join with ss
Round 2 (RS): join CC2, ch 3 with CC1 and continue with chart.