Knitting Pattern for American Girl Doll, beautiful addition to her doll clothes, sleeveless summer dress with skirt in ripple lacy pattern, a perfect summer summer dress for your 18 inch doll.
Lacy skirt and no sleeves, this dress just screams "summer"! Flirty skirt, tight bodice, modes neckline - the combination of free spirit and elegant style. This is a winning combination for any doll who wants to be noticed and admired.
The dress is worked flat from bottom up, in one piece up to armholes, then front and back parts are worked separately. Straight and easy knitting with minimal shaping on the neckline. Zipper closure on the back.
The doll dress can be worked in one color or with several different colors for skirt, use the bow as a "tie it all together" element. Play with yarns and colors to make the dress your own.
The pattern is written in traditional row by row format, with additional chart for lace pattern for those who might prefer to have this stitch pattern in their files.
Yarn: any 2 Fine, Fingering, Baby, Sport weight yarn.
The sample was made from Summer Mercerized by Ice Yarns.
Gauge: 7.5sts = 1" (2.5cm) or
30 sts = 4" (10 cm) over stockinette stitch with 2.00mm (US#0) needles or size to achieve gauge
Notions: 2 small stitch holders
7" (17.5cm) zipper