Dottie Children’s Dress Knitting Kit
Dottie dress work so well for a little girl. The dress is very practical with long sleeves and a round neck, but the cute details like the ruffle at the hem and the little pocket makes it fun to wear!
Dottie is worked in two colours and is photographed in the colour Alpaca Copper and Alpaca Earth.
Knitted in Purl Alpaca Designs 100% pure alpaca Fine yarn
Skill level: Intermediate
To fit the following chest measurements:
3-4 years: To fit approx 59.5cm/23″ chest [5 balls of main colour and 1 of contrast colour]
5-6 years: To fit approx 63.5cm/24 1/2″ chest [6 balls of main colour and 2 of contrast colour]
7-8 years: To fit approx 67cm/ 26″ chest [7 balls of main colour and 2 of contrast colour]
9-10 years: To fit approx 71cm/ 27 1/2″ chest [8 balls of main colour and 2 of contrast colour]
Knitted on 4 mm straight or circular needles [circular needles necessary for neckline].
Tension: 20 sts and 29 rows over 10 cm square using 4mm needles.
The Kit includes pattern, yarn, postcard biography and image of the alpaca the design is named after, care instructions and a recycled brown paper gift bag with rope handles. It is packed in a clear plastic resealable bag which you can use for final garment storage. Kit does not include needles.
Purl’s 100% pure alpaca yarn is not dyed, all the colours are completely natural and the fibre is sourced from local breeders.