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Luci's Princess Skirt
Starbella Ruffle Skirt by Milly of Ben Franklin Crafts
Knitting
Luci
3 yr.
Needle and yarn
116 yards
Cascade Yarns Fixation Solid
200 yards in stash
1.02 skeins = 102.0 yards (93.3 meters), 51 grams
Purple
Loopy Ewe
Euro Yarns Broadway
66 yards in stash
0.45 skeins = 14.9 yards (13.6 meters), 45 grams
Pink
Yarns to Dye For in Frankfort, Illinois
Notes

I started another ruffle skirt for my great niece Luci. She requested pink and purple. I bought the ruffle yarn at the Knot just Knitting Retreat from Yarns to Dye For. It is Broadway by Euro Yarns. It has large holes so it seems to be much larger than the blue and green skirt.
5/30/13 This one I am putting 12 rows between the ruffles. The first ruffle I just purled in but because the holes in the yarn are larger it left a large gap in the row. The 2nd ruffle I added, I purled the fixation with the ruffle yarn and it seems to look much better. Although it probably won’t show in the end.
6/25/13 As soon as I get Luci’s waist measurement I will give it to her and get of picture of her wearing it.
6/30/13 Luci loved her skirt and it fit her perfectly. Another happy great niece. I only have 9 great nieces and 3 nieces under 7

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Finished
May 20 2013
June 20 2013
 
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About this yarn
Fixation Solid
by Cascade Yarns
DK / 8 ply
98% Cotton, 2% Other
100 yards / 50 grams
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About this yarn
Broadway
by Euro Yarns
90% Acrylic, 10% Metallic
33 yards / 100 grams
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72 projects, stashed 100 times
  • Originally queued: May 29, 2013
  • Project created: May 29, 2013
  • Finished: June 24, 2013
  • Updated: July 21, 2013