Blue Springs Cover Up

Blue Springs Cover Up

The perfect washable cover-up made with just one skein of worsted weight yarn. This pattern is worked seamless and perfect for any skill level.

Blue Springs Cover Up

Supplies
Size I 5.5mm hook - or size needed to obtain gauge
Large eye tapestry needle (16)
Caron One Pound Yarn - 1 Skein (826 yards) - Pictured in Aqua, + Taupe

Notes
Pattern is worked from the top down. with the seam in the back center.
Instructions are for adult small/medium
Adult large/x-large size is included in brackets [ ]

Blue Springs Cover Up

Finished Size
sm/m - 14" wide under arms - 32" length from center top to bottom
[l/xl] - 18" wide under arms - 32" length from center top to bottom

Gauge
10dc = 4 inches
6 rows = 4 inches

Blue Springs Cover Up Specialty Stitches
 Fig. A

Fig. A

 Fig. B

Fig. B

Ch76 [100]
Sl st into 1st ch, taking care not to twist the chain
Rd 1: ch2, sc into 2nd ch, *ch1, sk next ch, sc1* rep 38x [48x], ch1, sl st into ch2sp

Rd 2: ch5 (counts as dc and ch2), skip 2st, dc1, *ch2, skip next 2 st, dc1* repeat 25x [31x], ch2,sl st into 2nd ch to join

Rd 3: ch7 (counts as dc and ch4), skip next ch2sp, dc1 in top of dc from prev rd, *ch3, skip ch2sp, dc1* repeat 25x [31x], ch3 sl st into 2nd ch to join -Fig. A & B

Rd 4: ch7 (counts as dc and ch4), skip ch3sp, dc1, *ch4, skip ch3sp, dc1* repeat 25x [31x], ch4 sl st into 2nd ch

Rd 5: ch3 (counts as dc), dc in same st as join, ch2, 2dccl into same st, *ch2, 2dccl into top of next dc from previous rd, ch2, 2dcclcl into same st* repeat 25x [31x], ch2, sl st into top of 1st dc to join

Rd 6-7: sl st into next ch2sp from prev rd, ch3, dc1, ch2, 2dccl into same st, *ch2, sk ch2sp, 2dccl into next ch2sp, ch2, 2dccl into same st*, repeat 25x [31x], ch2, sl st into 1st dc to join

Rd 8-9: sl st into ch2sp from prev rd, ch3, 2dccl into same ch2sp, ch2, 3dccl into same st, *ch2, sk ch2sp, 3dccl into next ch2sp, ch1, 3dccl in same st*, repeat 25x [31x], ch2, sl st into 1st dc to join

Rd 10: sl st into ch1sp, ch4, 2tccl in same st, ch1, 3tccl in same st, *ch3, sk next ch1sp, 3tccl in next ch2sp, ch1, 3tccl in same sp*, repeat 25x [31x], ch3, sl st into top of 1st 2tccl to join

 Fig. C

Fig. C

 Fig. D

Fig. D

Armhole Round
Rd 11: sl into ch1sp, ch4, 2tccl in same st, ch1, 3tccl same st, *ch3, 3dccl in ch1 space, ch1, 3tccl in same space* repeat 2x [3x], line up next sc sp with 7th [8th] sc sp -Fig. C (this will sk 5 [7] sc sps) 3tccl into both sc sps -Fig. D, ch1, turn work 3tccl into same st from this other  side -Fig.E, work in the ch1 sp from prev rd only, (under the top of tc cl that was just created), *ch3, 3tccl in next ch1 sp, ch1, 3dccl in same space* rep 6x [8x], ch3, line up next sc sp with 7th [8th] sc sp (this will sk 5 [7] sc sps) 3dccl into both sc sps, ch1, turn work 3tccl into same st from this other side, work in the ch1 sp from prev rd only, (under the top of 3tccl that was just created), *ch3, 3dccl in next ch1 sp, ch1, tc cl in same space* rep 3x, ch3, sl st into 1st tc 

 
 Fig. E

Fig. E

 

Rd 12: sl st into next ch1 sp, ch4, 2tccl into same st, ch2, 3tccl into same st, *ch3, 3tccl into next ch1 sp, ch2, 3tccl in same st*, repeat 14x [16x], ch3 sl st in top of 2dccl to join -Fig. E

Rd 13-18: sl st into next ch2 sp, ch4, 2tccl into same st, ch2, 3tccl into same st, *ch3, 3tccl into next ch2 sp, ch2, 3tccl in same st*, rep 13x [15], ch3 sl st in top of 2dccl to join

Rd 19-24: sl st into next ch2sp, ch4, 2tccl into same st, ch2, tc cl into same st, *ch4, 3tccl into next ch2sp, ch2, 3tccl in same st*, repeat 13x [15x], ch4 sl st in top of 2dccl to join -Add more or less of this row for a longer or shorter dress

Rd 25: ch4 (counts as dc and ch2), dc into next ch2sp, *ch3, dc into ch4 sp, ch2, dc into same ch2sp, ch2, dc into next ch2 sp* repeat 13x [15x] ch2, dc in next ch4sp, ch2, dc in same ch2sp, ch2, sl st into 2nd chain to join

Rd 26-29: ch1, sl st into ch2sp, ch5 (counts as ch2 and dc), dc in next ch2sp, *ch2, dc in next ch2sp* repeat 41x [50x]

 Fig. F

Fig. F

Rd 30-33: , ch1, *sc into ch2sp, sc1 into top of dc from prev rd* repeat 82x [100x]. sl st to join -Fig. F

Fasten off, weave in ends

Blue Springs Cover Up