Riverbend Skirt

This practical skirt has an advanced sense of fun, with a good bit of drape and movement. Shaped with wedges of crochet, the skirt has a bit of an A-line silhouette. Work the skirt in one color for a more professional look, or mix it up and alternate colors on the wedges.

DESIGNER Jennifer Raymond

FINISHED SIZE 24 (26, 28, 30, 34, 38, 42)” waist circumference and 17″ long. Sample shown measures 24″, modeled with 1″ negative ease.

YARN Misti Alpaca Tonos Pima Silk (83% pima cotton, 17% silk; 327 yd [300 m]/3½ oz [100 g]): #TPS37 chirimoya (MC), 3 (3, 3, 3, 4, 4, 5) hanks; #TPS100 natural cream (CC), 1 (1, 1, 1, 2, 2, 2) hanks.

HOOK Size I/9 (5.5 mm) and G/6 (4 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.

NOTIONS Yarn needle; two 3/4″ buttons (1 for RS, 1 for WS of skirt); one 1/2″ button (for WS of skirt); thread to match buttons or MC.

GAUGE 181/2 sts and 23 rows = 4″ in sc blo. Swatch will change when wet. Be sure to block.

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