November-December 2011

Opal Skirt


Opal Skirt by Robyn Chachula

Paired with a chic blazer and blouse, this skirtʼs granny style stands out.

YARN
SMC Juvel, 1.75oz/50g balls, each approx 116yd/106m (wool)

  • 5 (5, 6, 6, 7, 7) balls #00002 Medium Grey Heather
  • 4 (4, 5, 5, 5, 5) balls #00005 Grey Heather
  • 2 (2, 2, 3, 3, 3) balls #00740 Burgundy

CROCHET HOOKS

  • Size G/6 (4mm) crochet hook (For sizes XS, M, and 1X)
  • Size G/7 (4.5mm) crochet hook (For sizes S, L, and 2X)

NOTIONS

  • Spray bottle and rust-proof pins
    • 5 buttons, .25"/6mm diameter
    • Sewing needle and matching thread
    • Yarn needle

SIZES
XS (S, M, L, 1X, 2X)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Waist 27 (28.5, 31.5, 33.25, 36, 38)"/68.5 (72.5, 80, 84.5, 91.5, 96.5)cm
Hip 33 (36, 38.5, 42, 44, 48)"/84 (91.5, 98, 106.5, 112, 122)cm
Length 22 (24, 22, 24, 22, 24)"/56 (61, 56, 61, 56, 61)cm, including waistband and lower edging. Waistband measures approx 2"/5cm and lower edging measures 3.5−4"/9–10cm.

GAUGE
Sizes XS, M, and 1X Granny Square measures 5.5 x 5.5"/14 x 14cm with smaller hook
Sizes S, L, and 2X Granny Square measures 6 x 6"/15 x 15cm with larger hook

NOTE ABOUT PATTERNS
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