Designed by Jessica A Esterly & Peggy S Besco
Materials Needed: Baby yarn
Crochet hooks size E and F
Row 1: With E hook, Ch 32. Dc in 3rd ch from hook, dc in next 3 chs, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch, *dc in next 6 chs, (dc, ch 1, dc) in next ch. Repeat from * across. Dc in last 4 sts. Ch 2 turn. (34 dc/4-ch 1 spaces)
Row 2: Dc in each dc across with (2dc, ch 1,2dc) in ch 1 of previous row. Ch 2 turn.
Row 3: Dc in each dc across with (2dc, ch 1, 2dc) iin ch 1 of previous row, Ch 2, turn.
Row 4: (Sleeve Row) Hdc in each dc to ch 1 space, hdc in ch 1 space, skip all sts to next ch 1 space, hdc in ch 1 space; hdc in each dc to ch 1 space, hdc in ch 1 space, skip all sts to next ch 1 space, hdc in ch 1 space, hdc to end of row. Ch 1, turn. **Change color of yarn here if desired**
Row 5: Sc in first st with ch, *ch 2, skip 1 st, sc in next st; Repeat from * across to last 3 sts, ch 2, sc in last st. Ch 2, turn. **CHANGE TO LARGER
Row 6: 3 dc in each ch 2 space across. Dc in last st. Ch 3, turn.
Row 7: Dc in each dc across, dc in top of ch 3, ch 1 turn.
Row 8: Sl st in very first dc at bottom of the ch 1, dc in next dc, *sl st in next dc, dc in next dc: repeat from * across, ending with sl st in top of turning ch, ch 3 turn.
Row 9: Dc in next dc; *dc in next sl st, dc in next dc; repeat from * across, dc in turning ch. Ch 3 turn.
Row 10: repeat row 8
Row 11: Repeat row 9
Repeat Rows 8 & 9 : until desired length making sure to end with Row 8, At least 13 inchs total length or longer.
Neckties: Ch 35, sc in each st across neckline, ch 35, end off.
Waist tie: Ch 100, end off. Weave through the ch 2 spaces of Row 5.
Copyright Jessica A Esterly & Peggy S Besco