Crochet Patterns - Embroidered Bib
This simple and easy-to-make bib is crocheted of a medium weight bed-spread cotton in white with an edge of contrasting color in a mercerized crochet thread. Use a number 10 crochet hook. Satin ribbon (3/8 inch) is threaded around outside and neck edge of bib.
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Row 1: Ch 79, turn, sk first st, sc in each st across, ch 4, turn.
Row 2: Tr in second sc, * ch 1, tr in each of next 2 scs, repeat from * across, ch 1, turn.
Row 3: Sc in second st from hook, 1 sc in ch, hdc in next st, (dc in each of next 5 sts, 2 dc in next) 8 times; dc in each of next 6 sts, ch 2 (center front), dc in each of next 6 sts, (2 dc in next, dc in each of next 5 sts) 8 times, hdc in next, sc in each of last 2 sts, ch 1, turn.
Row 4: Sl st in each of next 3 sts, sc in next , hdc in next, dc in each of next 10 dcs, 2 dc in next st, dc in each of next 6 dc, 2 dc in next dc, dc in each of next 10 dc, 2 dc in next st, (dc in each of next 6 dc, 2 dc in next) 3 times, dc in each of next 8 dc, (dc, ch 2, dc) over ch 2 of previous row, reverse order of sts and work up other side of bib; cut and fasten off.
Row 5: Count 28 sts from center front, join thread and ch 3, dc in each of next 27 sts, (dc, ch 2, dc) in ch 2 (center front) dc in each of next 28 sts, ch 3, turn.
Row 6: Sk the second dc from end, dc in each dc to center, (dc, ch 2, dc) in center ch, dc in each dc across, sk the next to last, ch 3, turn.
Work 13 more rows in like manner, sk one dc on each end of row, fasten and cut thread.
Row 20: Join thread at outside edge of back, ch 4, tr in next tr, (ch 1, 2 tr) worked around bib, spacing the sts, so they will be flat and not pull or pucker; fasten and cut thread.
Row 21: Join colored thread where you fastened off. Sc around neck edge to outside edge, ch 3, 2 dc in same st, * sc in second tr of next 2 tr group, ch 3, 2 dc in same st, repeat form * around.
Thread ribbon through eyelets. Embroider flowers in contrasting colors, placed as shown on sketch above.