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A pretty baby dress for a very pretty girl!
December 3 2013
February 1 2014
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A pretty baby dress for a very pretty girl!
Fiesta Frock by Elizabeth Hood
my daughter, Laney
0-3 months
Needles & yarn
US 6 - 4.0 mm
Schoppel-Wolle Zauberball®

So happy with the result - adore the yarn I chose & the overall style of the pattern.
Now… the pattern. It only came in one size: 0-3mths - WHAT? One size? You have got to be kidding me but flicking through the rest of the pattern in the book, everything only has one size! (why? I do not know.)
Anyway, to make the dress fit, I actually knitted it on bigger needles, using 4mm instead of the smaller size normally needed for sock yarn. ALSO, the pattern says that it is a dress but if you follow the pattern, it only knits it into a tunic size, so get a ball of wool with at least 400yards length to it & add another 10cm to the length otherwise it’s just a top.
The yarn knits up beautifully, I had always wanted to buy a Zauberball & so glad I chose this for the dress, it’s soft & the colours are divine!

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by Schoppel-Wolle
75% Wool, 25% Nylon
459 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: December 12, 2013
  • Finished: February 11, 2014
  • Updated: March 28, 2014
  • Progress updates: 2 updates