2012/05/08

Noelle Top



 
Edgy-looking yet feminine striped top with fringes in the front and lacey insert in the back. The unique construction of the top makes it fun to crochet and wear. Opposite colors meet and form an interesting optical effect.
Pattern written using US crochet terms.
Partial chart for lacey back insert included.
  
Download the pattern: 
HERE (Ravelry), HERE (Etsy) and HERE (Craftsy).
Level: Intermediate.
Sizes: XS [S; M; L]
Bust: 30” [34”; 38”; 42”] inches
Materials:
Yarn weight: DK (CYCA #3 – Light)
50 grams (1.76 ounces) / 191 yards (175 meters)
Color A – 3 skeins
Color B – 3 skeins
Crochet Hook:
8 / H (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
7 / (4.5 mm). For lacey-back insert.
Stitches used:
Chain (ch); Double Crochet (dc); 2 Double Crochet in same stitch (2 dc in same st); 2 double crochet together (2 dc tog).
Notions:
Yarn needle for sewing seams and weaving in ends.
Skills needed:
Previous experience in garment making.
Previous experience in colorwork.