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Sylvie Damey on craftsy.com
Grenoble, Vercors, France


I'm Sylvie Damey, french designer living in the french Alps.
I learned to knit as a child, but taught myself to crochet a few years after my first daughter was born and I had started ...

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Violaine top

from ChezPlum
(4) Name: 'Crocheting : Violaine top
Violaine top
Violaine top
Violaine top
Violaine top
Violaine top

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • You'll need to know the basic crochet stitches: how to chain, single-crochet and double-crochet.
  • Any other skill you may need will be explained in the pattern.

Pattern Description:

The Roselette top is one of my bestselling pattern.. and many mums asked about a larger version of this design for themselves...

The violaine top is crocheted in one piece from the top down, is very easy to make (was the first sweater for many) and fits great all body shapes !

This top closes in the back with 2 oversized buttons for a bit of vintage flair.

Permission to sell your finished items. :-)


4" = 10 cm = 16 sts / 8 rows in double crochet in the front loop

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • XS, S, M, L and XL
  • Bust : 71/76, 81/86, 91/96, 101/106, 111/116 cm (28/30, 32/34, 36/38, 40/42, 44/46 inches)
  • Instructions are written for size XS, with other sizes in parentheses.


  • Malabrigo merino worsted, Calypso (MC), 3 (3, 3, 4, 5) hanks.
  • About 1/2 skein of similar weight yarn ( mohair / boucl yarns work great) in a contrasting color
  • 5 mm / Size H crochet hook

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 large buttons, approx. 2.5 cm /1 inch diameter
  • darning needle