Picnic Day knitting pattern includes two cute skirt sets that can be easily mixed and matched with other clothing.
Set 1: Top- The front and the back are knitted separately with a side seam and shoulder closure. Extra stitches are cast on to create the shoulder straps which fasten with a button on each side. The skirt has a back seam with a ribbon or I- cord draw through the eyelet rows at the waist. You can leave the skirt with the pattern stitch or
follow the instructions to add the smocking on the skirt.
Set 2: Top back and front knit as a single piece with a 3 button front closure until the division for the underarms. Extra stitches are cast on to create the shoulder straps which fasten with a button on each side. The skirt knits as a single piece with a 3 button front closure. You can leave the skirt with the pattern stitch or follow the
instructions to add the smocking on the skirt.
To add an extra touch, instructions for a hair tie are included.
Stitches used: knit, purl, YO, skp, kf&b and knit 2 together.
This PDF Knitting Pattern by Marinda Creations, is designed to fit 18" dolls such as American Girl®.
Recommended Yarn: Any DK (Double knit) or Weight 3 yarn that will give you the appropriate gauge. Samples used Stylecraft® Special Double Knit (Bright Pink, White, and Mustard colorways.)
Skill Level: Easy to Intermediate
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