Lace Trimmed Dress : This pattern contains directions for knitting, crochet detail, the dress shown. What an elegant dress ! This beauty is a shirtwaist classic with short sleeves, button band to the waist, a small notched collar and belted waistline. The defining feature is a lace pattern stitch on the sleeves and a band near the bottom of the straight skirt. The pattern, vintage 1950s, is written for misses size 12, with changes for 14, 16 and 18 in parentheses.
- Bishop's Fansay (1 oz. ball) ; 20 (22,24,26) skeins Buttercup.
- No. 2 knitting needles.
- No. 4 steel crochet hook.
- 10 buttons;
- dress zipper;
- 1 yd. of 1/2" elastic;
- 1 yd. of 1" grosgrain ribbon.
GAUGE: 8 sts =1"; 12 rows = 1".
Bust Measurements Blocked: 32 (34, 36, 38)".