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Summer Wishes Shirt
by Connie Stieler
Fits 15" doll
Worsted Weight Yarn ( I used Red Heart Super Saver)
Hooks sized E, F
Extended Single Crochet ( ESC )
Insert hook in to stitch indicated, YO pull through. YO pull through 1 loop, YO pull through remaining loops on hook.
**Please note that this pattern has only been used by myself. If you notice an error, please email or leave a comment so I may fix it, thanks!**
(Ch 2 counts as 1st st)
Using smaller hook, ch 40 * leave a good tail length for sewing back seam *
R1) Dc in 2nd ch from hook, and in each across (38 dc)
R2) Ch 2, turn. FPDC around 1st dc. BPDC around next dc. Continue this pattern until the end of the row.
Switch to larger hook.
R3) Ch 2, turn. ESC across row.
*rep last row until piece measures 2 1/2 ", not including the ribbing* For me, this took 6 rows total.
Ch 2, turn. ESC in next 5 st. Ch 16, skip 5 st, ESC in next st. Hdc2tog twice. ESC in next 8 st. Hdc2tog twice. ESC in next 16 st. Skip next 5 st. ESC in last 5 st.
Ch 2, turn. ESC in next 4 st. ESC entire ch, Hdc2tog twice. ESC in next 6 st. (This side is slightly longer for button placement)
Ch 2, turn. ESC in next 4 st. Hdc2tog 3 times. ESC in next 5 st. Hdc2tog 3 times. * Sc in next 2 st, ch 2 sl st through top of last sc * repeat 3 times more. End with 2 sc. Hdc2tog 3 times. ESC in next 5 st. Hdc2tog 3 times. Hdc2tog 3 times. ESC in next 4 st. Fasten off.
Seam the back of shirt, starting at the bottom working upwards. 7 rows should be seamed together.
Attach small button to the last row.
I made a shooting star applique for the front of the shirt. I will post a pattern for that and a better pic as soon as I can!