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CARRIAGE COVER;Flower Set

Convert this pattern to knit

This Set can be made with the following:

"DAWN" DACRON or "DAWN" SOCK and SWEATER YARN or "DAWN" BABY YARN or "DAWN" INFANTS WOOL

  10 ozs.  Baby Pink or color desired.

3 ozs.  White or any contrasting color.
Steel crochet hook No. 1.
2 yds. 1-inch ribbon.
3 ½ yds. ¼ inch ribbon.
GAUGE: 6 dc = 1 inch.

1st STRIP: With Pink ch 203, 1 dc in 4th st from hook, 1 dc in each remaining st of ch, ch 1, turn.

2nd Row.  Sc in l st st, ch 1, skip 1 st, s c in next st, repeat from * across Row, ch 1, turn.

3rd Row.  Sc in l st s c, * s c in next ch I space, ch 1, repeat from * across Row ending with s c in last  ch 1 space, s c in last s c, ch 1, turn.

4th Row.  Sc in 1st s c, * ch 1, s c in next ch 1 space, repeat from * across Row ending with ch 1, s c in last sc, turn.

5th Row.  Ch 3 (counts as 1 dc), * dc in next ch 1 space, dc in next sc, repeat from * across
Row, ch 1, turn.  Repeat 2nd to 5th rows until 6 dc rows are completed, cut yarn.
Work 3 more sections in same manner.

FLOWER: With White ch 4, join to form a ring, ch 3, 2 d c in ring keeping last loop of each      st on hook, yarn over and work off all loops at one time, * ch 5, cluster st in same space (cluster St: 3 d c in same space keeping last loop of each St on hook, yarn over and work off all loops at one time), repeat from * twice, ch 5, join in top of l st cluster St, cut yarn.  Work another flower in same manner joining it to 1st flower as follows: after 1st cluster St is completed, ch 2, sl St in any ch 5 loop of 1st flower, ch 2, cluster St in ring of 2nd flower, complete flower same as l st flower, cut yarn.  Work 23 more flowers, joining in same manner having 1 loop free on each side between joining.  Work 2 more strips of 25 flowers each.

JOINING: With wrong side of section toward you, attach Pink in 1st d c, sl st in same space, with right side of flower strip facing, 1 d c in top of 2nd cluster St to right of joining, * sl st in each of next 4 sts of section, sl st in next ch 5 loop of same flower, sl st in each of next 4 sts of section, holding, back last loop of each dc, work 1 dc in top of next cluster St of same flower and 1 dc in top of next cluster St of next flower, yarn over and work off all loops at one time, repeat from * across section ending with 1 dc in cluster St of last flower, cut yarn.  Attach 2nd section to opposite side of flowers in same manner. join 3rd section to 2nd section and 4th section to 3rd section in same manner having a strip of flowers between each section.  With right Side toward you and working across short side, attach Pink and work 33 sc across 1 st section, * ch 4, s c in next ch 5 loop of flower, ch 4, 33 sc across next section, repeat from * twice, cut yarn.  Work opposite side in same manner.

EDGE: Work a strip of 92 flowers.  With wrong side toward you attach Pink in 1st sc and join 19 flowers across short end same as on sections, ending with 1 dc in last cluster of 19th flower. Join corner flower as follows: keeping last loop of each St hook work 1 dc in each of next 2 clusters of next corner flower, yarn over and work off all loops at one time, sl st in corner St, dc in next cluster of next flower, sl st in next 4 sts on long side, continue in same manner joining 25 flowers on long side.  Work opposite sides in same manner joining corner flower same as 1 st corner, join, cut yarn.  Sew l st flower to last flower at center of ch 5 loop.

OUTER EDGE: With right side toward you, attach Pink in any corner loop, ch 6, d c in same loop, ch 3, dc in same loop, * ch 3, keeping last loop of each St on hook, work 1 dc in next cluster St of same flower, 1 dc in cluster St of next flower, yarn over and work off all loops at one time, ch 3, sc in next loop, repeat from * all around, working 3 dc with ch 3 between each d c in each corner loop, join, cut yarn.  Trim with ribbon bow as illustrated.

SACQUE

RIGHT HALF: Starting at sleeve edge with Pink ch 39 and work in pattern same as on cover until sleeve measures 6 inches from beginning, ending with 5th Row of pattern, ch 37 for back, turn, drop yarn.

Next Row.  Attach a separate piece of yarn on opposite end of sleeve and ch 36 for front, cut yarn.  Pick up dropped yarn, sc in 2nd St from book, * ch 1, skip 1 St, s c in next St, repeat from * across ch, across sleeve and opposite ch, ch 1, turn.  Work even in pattern until front measures 3 inches from ch, ending with 4th Row of pattern, ch 3, turn.

Next Row.  Neck Shaping: Work in d c pattern until 44 dc are completed, work 1 dc in each of next 3 sts keeping last loop of each St on hook, yarn over and work off all loops at one time (a decrease), ch 1, turn.  Work 4 rows even in pattern, cut yarn.

BACK: Attach yarn in 7th sc from front decrease, ch 3 and work same as 5th Row of pattern, ch 1, turn.  Work even in pattern until back measures about 5 ½ inches from ch, ending with 4th Row of pattern, cut yarn.

LEFT HALF: Work same as right half reversing the decreasing and shaping, but having back measure 5 inches from ch, ending with 5th Row of pattern.  Block each section.  Sew sleeve and side seams and sew center back seam.  With right side toward you, attach Pink at lower edge of right front and work 47 sc up front, 3 sc in corner, 57 sc around neck edge, 3 sc in corner, 47 sc down left front, cut yarn.  Make a strip of 19 flowers and join to each front and neck edge same as on cover, cut yarn.

EDGE: Attach Pink in first free cluster at right front edge, work edge same as on cover, up right front, around neck edge, down left front, then work a Row of s c across lower edge: join in l st sc, cut yarn.  Finish with ribbon ties as illustrated

CAP

BACK SECTION: With Pink ch 27, work in pattern same as on cover until back measures 4 inches from beginning ending with 4th Row of pattern, ch 26 for side, turn, drop yarn.

Next Row.  Attach a separate strand of yarn and ch 24 for site side, cut yarn.  Pick up dropped yarn, dc in 4th St from hook, 1 dc in each St of ch, work in pattern across back, 1 dc in each St of opposite ch, ch 1, turn.  Work even in pattern until there are 5 dc rows from ch ending with 5th Row of pattern.  Work 2 rows in pattern, ch 3, turn.

Next Row.  TURN BACK: Work same as 5th pattern Row, cut yarn.

Make a strip of 11 flowers, join to last dc Row same as edge on cover, having 3 sl sts between each joining instead of 4 sts, cut yarn.  Attach Pink in l st cluster St and work outer edge same as on cover.  Attach Pink in 1st sc of opposite side and work 3 sc in each ch 3 loop across, 1 sc in each dc, cut yarn.  Sew side seams.  Fold turn back to right side.  With right side toward you and working through turn back and side, work a Row of c across lower edge, ch 4, turn.

Next Row.  BEADING: * Skip 1 St, d c in next St, ch 1, repeat from * across Row, ch 1, turn.

Next Row.  Work 1 sc in each dc and 1 sc in each space, cut yarn.  Lace ribbon through beading.

MITTENS

Starting at center with Pink ch 11, sc in 2nd St from hook, 1 sc in each of next 8 sts of ch, 3 sc in last St of ch, working on opposite side of ch, 1 s c in each St, ch 1, turn.

Next Row.  Work 1 s c in each sc increasing 3 sts evenly spaced across top of mittens, ch 1, turn.  Repeat last Row 4 times, cut yarn.  Work another section in same manner.  With wrong sides facing each other, crochet the 2 sections together with a Row of sc, working up 1 side, around top, down opposite side, cut yarn.  Attach Pink at lower edge and work 28 sc around, join in 1st sc.

Next Round.  BEADING: Ch 4, * skip 1 sc, dc in next sc, ch 1, repeat from * all around, join in 3rd St of ch.

Next Round.  Ch 3, work 1 dc in each dc, 1 dc in each ch 1 space and at same time increase 4 dc evenly spaced (32 d c). Work 1 Row even in dc, join, cut yarn.

Next Round.  Attach White in any dc, s c in same space, * ch 3, skip 1 dc, sc in next dc, repeat from * all around, join, cut yarn.  Work a White flower and sew on top section of mitten.  Lace ribbon through beading.

BOOTIES

SOLE: With Pink ch 20, 3 d c in 4tb St from hook, 1 d c in each of next 2 sts of ch, 1 s d c in next St (s dc: yarn over hook, insert in St, pull loop through, yarn over and work off all loops at one time), 1 sc in each of next 2 sts of ch, 1 s dc in next St of ch, 1 dc in each of next 3 sts of ch, 1 tr c in each of next 6 sts of ch, 9 tr c in last St of ch (toe), working across opposite side of ch, 1 tr c in each of next 6 sts, 1 dc in each of next 3 sts, 1 s d c in next St, 1 s c in each of next 2 sts, 1 s dc in next St, 1 dc in each of next 2 sts, 4 dc in same space with 1st 3 dc (heel), join in 3rd St of ch.

Next Round.  Ch 3, 1 dc in each St increasing 5 sts evenly spaced around toe and 4 dc around heel (56 sts), join, cut yarn.

UPPER SECTION: Starting at instep, with Pink ch 7, sc in 2nd St from hook, 1 sc in each remaining St of ch, ch 1, turn.

Next Row. 1 sc in each sc, ch 1, turn.  Repeat last Row 6 times, ch 30, sl st in end st at opposite side.

Next Round.  Ch 1, work 8 s c across side of instep, 3 sc in next St (corner), 1 sc in each of the 4 sc across instep, 3 sc in next St (corner), 8 sc across opposite side of instep, 1 sc in each St of ch, join in l st sc.

Next Round.  Ch 3, 1 dc in each sc, join in 3rd st of ch. repeat last round twice, cut yarn.  With wrong side of sole and right side of upper section toward you, with Pink crochet upper section to sole with a Row of sc, working 1 sc in each st, join, cut yarn.  Attach Pink in center st at heel and work beading same as on mitten.

Next Round.  Ch 3, 1 dc in each dc and 1 dc in each ch 1 space increasing 6 sts evenly spaced (42 sts), join in 3rd st of ch.

Next 2 Rounds.  Same as last 2 rounds of mitten.  Work a White flower and sew on instep.  Lace ribbon through beading.
 

Taken from Star Baby Book 1950

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