Free Crochet Patterns

GREEN BIKINI




Top: one size fits S/M/L. Cups A/B Bottom: S/M/L

Supplies Needed:
Hk #10
100% cotton crochet thread #10: 3 spls (50 gr) of green
284 pale green glass seed beads (bds)
¼ yd flesh toned lycra or nylon fabric
YLI #305 creamy beige 100% rayon quilting thread

Stitches used:
3-dc bobble (bbl): Work 3 dcs in same st leaving the last lp of ea on hk. Yo and draw through all lps on hk.

Top:
Cup (make 2)
Add 100 bds to the thread.
Row 1: Ch 40, sc in 2nd st from hk, sc in ea st across.
Row 2: Turn. Ch 1, sc in sm st, * Ch 3, sk 1 st, sc in nxt** Rep 18x.
Row 3: [Turn. Ch 2, 1 3-dc bbl w/ bd in 3-ch sp, * Ch 3, 1 3-dc bbl w/ bd in nxt 3-ch sp.**] Rep * to ** 17x. hdc in last sc.
Row 4: [Turn. Ch 2, sc in 2nd st of nxt 3-ch sp, * Ch 3, sc in 2nd st of nxt 3-ch sp.**] Rep * to ** 16x.
Row 5: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 15x. Hdc in last st.
Row 6: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Rep * to ** 14x. Hdc in last st.
Row 7: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 13x. Hdc in last st.
Row 8: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Rep * to ** 12x. Hdc in last st.
Row 9: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 11x. Hdc in last st.
Row 10: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Rep * to ** 10x. Hdc in last st.
Row 11: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 9x. Hdc in last st.
Row 12: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Rep * to ** 8x. Hdc in last st.
Row 13: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 7x. Hdc in last st.
Row 14: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Rep * to ** 6x. Hdc in last st.
Row 15: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 5x. Hdc in last st.
Row 16: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Rep * to ** 4x. Hdc in last st.
Row 17: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 3x. Hdc in last st.
Row 18: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Rep * to ** 2x. Hdc in last st.
Row 19: Rep [ to ] in row 3 1x. Rep * to ** 1x. Hdc in last st.
Row 20: Rep [ to ] in row 4 1x. Hdc in last st.
Row 21: Turn. Ch 2, 1 3-dc bbl w/ bd in 3-ch sp. Hdc in last st.
Row 22: Turn. Ch 2, dc in last st.
Tie off.

Bottom Hem:
Row 1: Turn cup upside down. Sl st in beg st, ch 3, dc in ea st across.
Row 2: Turn. Ch 1, sc in sm st, sc in ea st across.
Do NOT tie off.

Straps and Edging:
Row 1: Turn cup to work up along the sd. Ch 1, sc in sm st, sc in ea st to the top of dc. Ch 121. Turn. Sc in the bottom of the 2nd ch from hk, sc in ea st on strap, sc back into the top of dc. Working down along the opposite sd of cup, sc in ea st down.
Row 2: Turn. Ch 1, sc in sm st, * sk 2 sts, 5 dcs in nxt st, sk 2 sts, sc in nxt st** Rep * to ** 10x. Sc in ea st up the strap, 3 dcs in the end st, sc in ea st back down strap on opposite sd, Rep * to ** 11x.
Tie off.

Rep instructions for "Bottom Hem" and "Straps and Edging" for 2nd cup.
Bottom Strap:
Ch 22. Sc in 2nd st from hk, sc in ea st across chn, 5 scs in last st. Working down opposite sd of strap, sc in ea st across. Tie off.
Weave strap through the dcs along the hem of ea cup.

Tassels:(optional)
You can add tassels to the end of each strap.

Bottom:
Size: S, (M) and (L)

Stitches:
Beg 2-dc cl: ch 2, work a dc in next st leaving the last lp on the hk. Yo and draw through all 3 lps on hk.

2-dc cl: Work a dc in ea of the next 2 sts leaving the last lp of ea dc on the hk. Yo and draw through all 3 lps on hk.

Front:
Row 1: Ch 18(19)(21), dc in 4th st from hk, dc across.
Rows 2-26: Turn. Ch 3, dc in sm st, dc in ea st to 2nd to last st, 2 dcs in last st.
(FOR MED. SIZE ONLY: Rep row 2 4x more. Total: 30 rows.)
(FOR LG. SIZE ONLY: Rep row 2 8x more. Total: 34 rows.)
Tie off.

Back:
Row 1: Sl st in beg st of row 1 of front panel. Ch 3, 1 dc in sm st, dc in ea st to 2nd to last st, 2 dcs in last st.
Rows 2-35: Turn. Ch 3, dc in sm st, dc in ea st to the 2nd to last st, 2 dcs in last st.
(FOR MED. SIZE ONLY: Rep row 2 4x more. Total: 39 rows.)
(FOR LG. SIZE ONLY: Rep row 2 8x more. Total: 43 rows.)
Do NOT Tie off.

Edging:
Row 1: Turn the piece to work down the sd of piece. Ch 1, sc in sm st, 2 dcs in the sd of sm dc. 3 dcs in ea dc to the end.
Tie off.
Rep for opposite sd.

Straps:
Row 1: Ch 120, sc in beg st in top row of either panel, sc in ea st across, ch 121.
Row 2: Turn. Sc in 2nd st from hk, sc in ea st across to end of opposite strap.
Row 3: Turn. Ch 1, sc in sm st, sc in ea st across.
Tie off.

Rep for opposite panel.

Beaded Fringe:
*Ch 27, sc in beg st after strap on top row of front panel, ch 15. Tie off. Ch 20, sk 4 sts, sc in nxt st, ch 10. Tie off. Ch 15, sk 4 sts, sc in nxt st, ch 5. Tie off.** Rep * to ** across front panel to last st before strap. Total: 14 tassels.
Add 3 bds to the end of ea string. Tie knot in 1st ch, making a lp of 3 bds.
Trim ends.

Lining:
Sew fabric in both pieces for lining.
ENJOY!
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