Leila Tutu Dress by Nailya Plaskey

Leila Tutu Dress

September 2015
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
3.75 mm (F)
sized for 3-5 years old girls (chest circumference 20-21 inches)
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Ballerina or little princess - every girl needs a tutu dress! Go ahead and make one for your little fashionista! Pretty pattern stitch plus tutu skirt equals cuteness overload!

This adorable dress is made in such a way that is could be easily adjusted for different sizes. No shaping of the tube top allows for comfortable wear while not being complicated even for beginners. Elastic sewn to the top edge holds the dress in place and lets little girl to dress up herself, no help required. Or you could add straps if you’d like. No sewing required for the tutu part!

Skill level: advanced beginner to intermediate.
Finished dimensions: sized for 3-5 years old girls (chest circumference 20-21 inches)
Yarn:** Baby weight yarn. About 2 oz of Yellow.
Tulle: 2 Yellow Tulle Spools, 1 Light Purple Tulle Spool (each spool is 25 yd/ 23 of 6”/15 cm wide tulle).
Thin elastic 19 inches.
3 little buttons.
Hook: hook F5 (3.75 mm) or size to obtain gauge
Gauge: 2 pattern repeats and 8 rows = 4”
To save time , please check your gauge.