Hattie Sexy Dress Pattern by Heather Dixon.
Pretty Baby. Inspired by Victorian undergarments this all-white extra-feminine collection is filled with lace, ruffles and ribbons. As the Summer weather heats up, help temperatures rise in these super-sexy knits. Let down your hair, throw off your shoes and shimmy your way through those hot Summer days and nights.
Skill Level: Experienced
For Size: Finished Chest & Hip Circumference 36.5 (40, 43.5, 47.5, 51, 54.5, 58)"/92.5 (101.5,110.5, 120.5, 129.5, 138.5, 147)cm; allow 6-8"/15-20cm positive ease
DK Weight Yarn or yarn that knits to specified gauge
Yarn Used As Pictured: 5 (5, 5, 6, 6, 7, 7) skeins of Blue Sky Alpacas Alpaca Silk (50% Alpaca/50% Silk; 50g/1.76oz, 146yds/133.5m) in #120 White for Main and 2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 4, 4) skeins of Blue Sky Alpacas Skinny Dyed Cotton (100% Organic Cotton; 65g/2.29oz, 150yds/137m) in #311 Gardenia for Contrast (the Contrast yarn must be firm enough to hold its shape and not stretch; this is most important for the shoulder straps)
Gauge: 22 sts x 28 rows = 4"/10cm worked in St st using Contrast yarn and US 6 (4mm) Needles
Suggested Needle/Hook Size:
US 4 (3.5mm) Needles and a US 6 (4mm) 24"/60cm or Longer Circular Needle
You Will Also Need:
112 (120, 124, 132, 135, 144, 147"/285 (305, 315, 335, 343, 366, 374cm of 1/4"/7mm wide Double Faced Satin Ribbon, five 7/16"/11mm Buttons, 1 Stitch Marker, 1 Stitch Holder, and a Cable Needle
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