Nori Skirt

Worked in one piece from waist to hem, this front-buttoning, A-line skirt has the appearance of a paneled skirt, thanks to post stitches. Inspired by the work of the mid-twentieth-century American designer Claire McCardell, this skirt incorporates the essence of her work: simplicity, clean lines, and functional decoration.

DESIGNER Jane Howorth

FINISHED SIZE 24 (26 1/2, 29, 34, 36.)” waist circumference. Garment shown measures 26 1/2″, modeled with no ease.

YARN Berroco Vintage (52% acrylic, 40% wool, 8% nylon; 217 yd [198 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): #5106 smoke (MC), 4 (5, 5, 5, 6) skeins, #51103 clary (CC), 1 skein.

HOOK Size H/8 (5 mm) and 7 (4.5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

NOTIONS Yarn needle; ten 3/4″ buttons.

GAUGE 13 sts and 12 rows = 4″ in hdc with larger hook. Measure swatch hanging vertically.

Nori Skirt
  Nori Skirt Back
Nori Skirt Hem
Nori Skirt Pocket Detail

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