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May 6, 2014

Girls Crochet Summer Skirt (Updated)

My 7 year old girl kept asking me to crochet her a skirt. So I made one for her.
Crochet Summer Skirt
Materials:
Red Heart Multicolor Yarn
Crochet hook size 4mm
Small amount of Red Heart Light Blue Yarn

Gauge: 10ch = 2 inches
    2 rows of dc = 2 inches

Skirt is worked in rounds.
 Fits girls from 7-9 yrs old.

Procedure:

Rnd 1: Chain 130. Sl St in first chain to form ring. Ch1. Sc in each ch around. Sl st.
Rnd 2: Ch 2. Dc in next st. Ch 1. Sk 1 st. *Dc in next 2 sts. Ch1. Sk 1 st.** Repeat * - ** until end. Join in 2nd ch of beg ch-2. (This where you will weave the tie).
Rnd 3: Ch 2. Dc in all sts including ch-1 spaces until end. Join in 2nd ch of beg ch-2
Rnd 4: Ch 2. Dc in next st and each st until end. Join in 2nd ch of beg ch-2.
Rnd 5 - 20: Repeat Rnd 4.
Rnd 21: Ch2. Sk next 3 sts. *(4dc, ch2, dc) in next st. Sk next 3 sts.** Repeat * - ** until end. Join in 2nd ch of beg ch-2.
Rnd 22: Ch2. (Dc, ch2, 4dc) in each ch-2 sp around. Join in 2nd ch of beg ch-2.
Rnd 23: Repeat rnd 21.
Rnd 24: Repeat rnd 22.
Rnd 25: Repeat rnd 21.
Rnd 26: Repeat rnd 22.
Rnd 27: Repeat rnd 21.
Rnd 28: Repeat rnd 22.
Rnd 29: Repeat rnd 21.
Rnd 30: Repeat rnd 22. Fasten off and weave ends.

For the tie: Chain 220 (light blue yarn). Fasten off.
Using a safety pin, insert the finished tie through the holes in waistband to make a drawstring.

 
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