Dizzy Lizzy Dress by Peppergoose (Susan Walsh)

Dizzy Lizzy Dress

Crochet
May 2020
both are used in this pattern
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
21 stitches and 14 rows = 4 inches
in alternating rows of tr/dc
3.75 mm (F)
3.5 mm (E)
3.25 mm (D)
875 - 2685 yards (800 - 2455 m)
2yo, 4yo, 6yo, 8yo, 10yo, 12yo
UK
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Pattern has full written instructions, a finished garment schematic, skirt lace stitch chart, and photo tutorial for the feature overlay crochet hemline.

Available in ENGLISH (UK terms with a UK-US terms CONVERSION CHART) and also in DUTCH!!

This knee-length dress is sized 2yo-12yo, with construction starting at the high waist/empire line, working in the round bottom-up for the bodice and top-down for the skirt.

Check out my pattern launch blog post for heaps of info, pics and suggested colours!

Skill level suits an adventurous Intermediate to Advanced crocheter. Techniques include: fdc, shaping, edging across row ends, working in the round, lacework and overlay crochet. Blocking is essential for finished drape.

References: Peppergoose Crochet Tutorials (CT) Blog Posts that support this pattern:
CT#2 – dc edging rows of crochet and Secret Sew Finish
CT#4 – remembering hook size and sewing in tails
CT#5 – blocking your crochet
CT#7 – fdc to the max – different techniques and fdc bridges
CT#8 – how to swatch and why you want to

YARN REQUIRED:
Sizes 2yo-4yo use just 1 Whirl; Sizes 6-12yo combine Whirl(s) with Whirlette (see below). Dress design is ideally suited to ombré Whirls where the lighter colour is matched with a Whirlette.

Yarn A:
Scheepjes Whirl (60% Cotton, 40% Acrylic; 215-225g/1000m)
x 1 (1: 1: 1: 2: 2) balls
Yarn B:
Scheepjes Whirlette (60% Cotton, 40% Acrylic; 100g/455m) x 0 (0: 1: 1: 1: 1) ball.
Yarn allowance for 1 swatch to check gauge is included.