Waves of texture accent this halter style dress for girls. Knit in Seedling, solid or handpaint, it’s up to you whether to wear the keyhole slit in the front or back. The I-cord tie can be worn tied at the keyhole or
on one shoulder.
Girls’ 2 (4, 6, 8). Shown in size 6.
Chest: 21½ (23, 25, 28)”, see Notes
Length: 15½ (18, 22½, 25¾)”, not including neckline tie
Seedling Handpaint by Classic Elite Yarns, Verde Collection
(100% organic cotton; 50 g = 110 yards)
3 (4, 5, 6) hanks 4526 Lava
Circular knitting needle (24” or 29”) in size US 6 (4 mm) or size to obtain gauge.
Two double pointed needles (dpn) in size US 6 (4 mm)
20 sts and 28 rows/rnds = 4” St st and Ripple st. Take time to save time, check your gauge.
This bodice of this garment is intended to be very close fitting. Choose a size close to the wearer’s actual chest measurement, or with a small amount of negative wearing ease. The front and back bodice are worked separately, back and forth in rows. Stitches for the skirt are picked up around the lower edge of the assembled bodice and worked in the round from the waist down.
PDF includes pattern for both the Lindsay Tank Top and Lindsay Dress.