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Main body piece

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(1) On a base made of 35 chain stitches:

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row 1: 3 ch, db to end. (35 stitches) row 2: 3 ch, db to end. (35 stitches) row 3: 3 ch, 1 db in the same stitch, db to last, 2db in the last stitch (37 stitches) row 4: 3 ch, 1 db in the same stitch, db to last, 2db in the last stitch (39 stitches) row 5: 3 ch, 2db in one stitch for the following stitches: number 15,16,17,18 and 22, 23, 24, 25. 1db in each stitch for the rest of the stitches. This will make the shape of the two cups. (47 stitches)

On this base, you will mount the two sides of the back and the front separately. Numbers in green show where to start crochetting once you have finished and cut at each step. Right Back:

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row 1: 3ch, 1db in the same stitch, 1db in each of next 5 stitches, 2dbtog (8 stitches on a 8 stitches base) row 2: 3ch, 1db in each of next 6 stitches, 2db in last stitch (9 stitches) row 3: 3ch, db to end (9 stitches) row 4: repeat rank 3

Cut, close the thread. Front: skip 3 stitches from the last stitch from the left back, attach the thread on the 4th (this will form the armhole, see position 2 in green on the picture). rank1: 2ch, 1db in each of the 4 next stitches, 5 db in the same stitch (cup), sk2, 1sc in each of next 9 stitches, sk2, 5db in the same stitch, 1db in each of the next 3 stitches, 2dbtog. row 2: 2ch, 1db in each of the next 3 stitches, 2db in each of the next 5 db, sk2, 1sc in each of the next 5 stitches, sk2, 2db in each of the next 5 stitches, 1db in the next 2 stitches, 2dbtog. row 3: 3ch, 1db in next 2 stitches, 1db in next 10 db (cup), sk2, 1sc, sk2, db to end.

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left shoulder:
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row 1: 3ch, 1db in each 2 following stitches, 2dbtog (4 stitches on a 5 stitches base) row 2 : 3ch, db to end.(4 stitches)

row 1: 2ch. Finish with with a slip stitch in the first sc. db to end (4 stitches) repeat row 2 twice (4 rows in total) Cut.(9 stitches). right shoulder: y y y y attach the thread on the 5th stitch counting from the end (see position 3 on picture). 1db in each db around. start the fantaisy stitches with 1sc in the same stitch as the first ch. (8 stitches on a 8 stitches base). close the thread. 1 db in the same stitch. 2db in the last stitch. row 4: repeat rank 3. join with a slip stitch. db to end (9 stitches). y y y y y y Join the thread under the arm hole. row 3: 3ch. turn row 2: 3ch. on the main body piece. Left Back y y y y y skip 3 stitches from the last stitch of the front piece. 1db in next stitch* repeat until the end and join with a slip stitch (17 stitches). row 1: 2ch. 1db on last stitch. on the middle stitch of the 3. attach the thread on the 4th (see position 4 on picture). row 2: 3ch. db to end. Finishing . 1db in each of the 4 following stitches (4 stitches on a 5 stitch base) row 2: 3ch. 2db on the side of each db around. close the thread. 3 times (6 ranks in total) row 7: 1 ch. join in the first stitch with a slip stitch (25 stitches without counting the slip stitch).y repeat row 2 twice (4 rows in total) Cut. row 1: 3ch. Cut. close the thread. 1 db in next stitch. turn row 3: 3ch. Sew the shoulder parts to the back parts (you can do it with your crochet using slip stitches to gather both sides) Arms: Since I don't like to sew. the arms parts are crochetted in round around the harmholes. 1 db in each of the next 6 stitches. *2dbtog. (17 stitches) turn repeat row 3.

in order to sew snaps : 1sc on the side of sc. 1 sc in the same stitch. Back piece: Add three rows on the vertical side of each side of the back. Hide the thread ends into the sweater with an embroidery needle. fantaisy stitch and finish with two sc. . Sew two snaps to close the sweater. (the count depends on your personal natural tension. 1ch.Bottom lace: y y Join the thread at the start of the beginning chain of the main body piece. and 5 sc in total on the side of 2 db.