Charlotte Skirt

Jun 10, 2010
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The shell yoke of this skirt provides a slim fit through the top of the hip while the doily lace body packs plenty of twirly fun. This easy skirt is made from cotton and uses a drawstring cord and can be made in plus sizes. The stitch diagram illustrates the stitch pattern for visual crocheters.

Designer Doris Chan
Finished Size: 32 (35, 39, 42, 46, 49)" at waist and 36 (40, 44, 48, 52, 56)" at full hip. Garment shown measures 32", modeled with 0" ease.
Yarn: Tahki Cotton Classic Lite (100% mercerized cotton; 146 yd [135 m]/1¾ oz [50 g]): #4995 deepest red, 5 (6, 6, 7, 7, 8) hanks.
Hook: Size 7 (4.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
Notions: Yarn needle.
Gauge: Note: All gauges are given unblocked. 14 sts = 4" in sc; 2 rep = 3¾" in shell patt of yoke; 8 rows = 4" in doily lace of body; 1 rep at Rnd 16 = 4"; 4 rows = 3½ " in tr (about 3¾" blocked).


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