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This sideways-knit skirt evokes thoughts of sand, sea, and summer skies with just the hint of clouds. Your favorite girl will love having a cotton/linen skirt perfect for playing at the beach or at home!

The skirt is shaped at the knee with short-row gores. Short rows are a quick and easy way to change the shape of a knit garment without having to work in increases or decreases. You will knit part of the row, then turn your knitting around and knit back across the stitches you just did. Unlike some short row patterns, you should not wrap the turned stitch here; the eyelet created by turning the work without the wrap is deliberate and decorative.

This skirt pairs nicely with the Beachwalker Top, also available from Katherine Vaughan Designs. Both patterns were originally published in Love of Knitting, Summer 2010.

Language
English
Brand
Independent Designer
Designer
Katherine Vaughan
Craft
Knitting
Yarn Weight
DK | Light Worsted
Format
Downloadable PDF
Skill Level
Intermediate
Featured Yarn
Pages
2
Notes
Use any DK weight cotton/linen blend yarn, 3 colors: MC 100/130/180/250yd (90/120/165/230m), CC1 100yd (90m), CC2 100/130/180/250yd (90/120/165/230m)
 
 

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