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Garden Time Baby Bib
Garden Time Baby Bib

Materials: Lily Sugar ‘n Cream 4 Ply Cotton Yarn 2.5 oz Balls, 1 Lilac, 1 Purple,
        Small amount of Lt Green, Med Green, Dk Green, Yellow, Pink, Orange & Red
Crochet Hook Size F or 4.00
Tapestry Needle

Starting at lower edge with lilac, ch 45.

Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn.

Row 2: Sc in each sc across. Ch 1, turn. (44 sc)

Rep row 2 for pattern until bib is 13 ½" from beginning.

Neck Shaping:
Row 1: Work across first 14 sc (do not work remaining sts), ch 1, turn. This edge is
neck edge.

Row 2-8: Continue in sc and dec 1 sc at neck edge, every other row 4 times (10 sc
rem).
Break off. Skip center 16 sc, join yarn and work end of row. Mark beg of row for neck
edge.
Starting with row 2, complete as for first side.

Border:
Rnd 1: With purple, sc evenly spaced around entire bib; working sc, ch and sc in
each outside corner. Join and break off.

Short Row:
Starting at neck edge of shoulder, work shell border across shoulder, work shell
border across shoulder edge, side edge, lower edge, other side edge and shoulder
edge, sl st in next sc, * sk 2 sc, sl st in next sc. Rep from * across. Break off.

Ties and Neck Edge:
With purple, crochet a chain 12" in length for first tie, then sc in each sc across neck
edge, then sc in each sc across neck edge, then crochet another chain 12" in length.
Break off. Make a knot 1" from each end. Tie ends in bow.

Flowers:
Center: With yellow, ch 5. Join with sl st to form a ring.
Rnd 1: Work 10 sc in ring.

Rnd 2: * Sc in next sc, 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around, (15 sc). Break off.

Rnd 3: With pink, sc in any sc * ch 3, sk 2 sc, sc in next sc. Rep from * around, end
sk 2 sc, sl st in first sc.

Rnd 4: In each ch-3 lp work: 1 sc, 1 hdc, 1 dc, 1 tr, 1 dc, 1 hdc and 1 sc. Break off.
Make two more flowers, one in orange and one in red.

Leaves:
Make 10 in all, using shades of green. Starting in center, ch 5.

Rnd 1: Sc in 3rd ch from hook, sc in next ch, 3 sc in last ch, then working across
opposite edge of starting ch; sc in each of next 2 ch, work 3 sc in turning ch.

Rnd 2: Sc in each sc around, working 2 sc in each of the 2 sc at each end. Join with
sl st and break off. Following the pic, pin flowers and leaves in place, then sew to bib.
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Weave in all ends.