ABOUT THIS DRESS KNITTING KIT
Dress things up a bit with a stripey, superhero dress that you can knit yourself. An intermediate-level kit, it's a fun way to bring a burst of colour to your wardrobe.
Our model is wearing the kit in colours: A-Nude Pink, B-Midnight Blue, C-White Noise and D-True Blue.
Size & Fit
90cm finished chest circumference, length 77cm
Time to make
Once you've completed this kit you'll master
cable cast on, stocking stitch, working with stripes, decreasing, decreasing purl-wise, casting off, horizontal invisible seam technique, vertical invisible seam technique
1 x ball of Shiny Happy Cotton in colour A
2 x balls of Shiny Happy Cotton in colour B
1 x ball of Shiny Happy Cotton in colour C
2 x balls of Shiny Happy Cotton in colour D
1 Le Chic Dress pattern
1 x pair of knitting needles 6.5mm/US 10.5 (optional)
1 x sewing needle
1 x Made-By-Me label
This kit is knitted with Shiny Happy Cotton made from hand-picked Pima cotton from Peru. Soft and sleek with beautiful drape it is available in a rainbow of colours!
142 meters/ 155 yards per ball. Aran/Worsted
Something you should know
Colour 1 is the main colour at the top of the dress (2 balls). In the photo this is Midnight Blue.
Colour 2 is the colour used for the two thick stripes in the middle of the dress (2 balls). In the photo this is True Blue.
Colour 3 is the colour used at the bottom of the dress (1 ball). In the photo this is Nude Pink.
Colour 4 is the colour used for the remaining stripes (1 ball). In the photo this White Noise.