Saturday, April 13, 2013
Barbie Month .5 - 2 layers of ruffles
Day 5! Welcome!
Hope everyone is keeping up so far and enjoying the new patterns.
Today we have a little skirt that has some simple ruffles. Super cute and pairs well with most tops.
You will need:
4ply (fingering yarn) in main and contrasting colours
1 rubber band that snugs your dolls waist
1. Join yarn to the band with a sl st, sc 24 arounf the band, join.
2-5. ch1, sc in each stitch around, join.
6. ch2, dc back loop only in each stitch around (this creates a ridge to add the ruffles too), join.
7. ch1, sc in each stitch around, join
8 and 9, repeat rounds 6 and 7
10, ch1, sc in each stitch around. Finish and weave in ends.
Join contrasting colour to a front loop left from round 6 with a sl st, ch2, hdc in the same stitch, then 2hdc in each front loop around, join, end off.
Repeat on the front loops from round 8.
Skirt is complete :)