Cactus Flower Skirt by Annastasia Cruz

Cactus Flower Skirt

Crochet
March 2018
Thread ?
10 cls and 18 rows = 4" in body patt, blocked
2.0 mm
1530 - 2448 yards (1399 - 2238 m)
36 (39.5, 43.25, 46.75, 50.5)" hip circumference, 21.5" long
US
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This pattern is available from interweave.com for $5.50.

The delicate cactus flower is the inspiration behind this feminine skirt. Work the body of the skirt in double crochet cluster stitches and attach beautiful floral motifs to the bottom to create a skirt that is truly a sight to behold.

Difficulty Some concentration required.

Finished Size 36 (39.5, 43.25, 46.75, 50.5)“ hip circumference, 21.5” long. Sample shown measures 36”, modeled with 0” ease.

Yarn Nazli Gelin Garden 10 (distributed by Universal Yarn) (100% cotton; 306 yd / 1.75 oz): #700-37 (light pink), 5 (6, 7, 7, 8) balls.

Hook Size 4 (2 mm) steel crochet hook. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions Yarn needle; small safety pin (optional).

Gauge 10 cls and 18 rows = 4” in body patt, blocked; motif = 3.5” square.

Notes Skirt is worked in the round from the top down with the flower motifs added as you go. Block skirt for best look and fit.