Lacy Skirt

Antique lace edging gets new life in this romantic crochet skirt that blends old and new. Try crocheting chain overlay on the lace or crochet fabric for even more texture.  Lengthen or shorten the skirt by adding or omitting lace strips.


Designer: Valentina Devine

Finished Size: Custom to measurements. Garment shown measures 28″ long.

Yarn: Louet Euroflax Sport Weight (100% wet-spun long linen; 650 yd [594 m]/8 oz [226 g]): champagne (MC), 2 cones; willow (CC1), cream (CC2), 1 cone each.

Hook Size: 3 mm. Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

Notions: Yarn needle; at least 3 lace strips, about 62″ long: 2 strips should have straight edges on both long sides; one strip may have one decorative long edge; one thin lace strip for waist drawstring (optional), antique doily for pocket, small buttons to embellish pocket.

Gauge: 18 dc and 8 rows = 4″.


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