Inez Dress

Pattern and picture by Sue de Lara

Princess dress with adjustable leather straps

Finished measurements:
6 – 12 months needs 2.5 balls of Bamboo, 10 m of accent yarn
2 pieces of leather, each approx 35 cm long.
18 cm wide at chest. 32-34 cm long from top to bottom seam.

1-2 years needs 3.25 balls of Bamboo, 12 m of accent yarn
2 pieces of leather, each approx 38 cm long.
20 cm wide at chest. 38-40 cm long from top to bottom seam.

2-3 years needs 5 balls of Bamboo, 15 m of accent yarn
2 pieces of leather, each approx 40 cm long.
20 cm wide at chest. 46 cm long from top to bottom seam.

3-4 years needs 7 balls of Bamboo, 17 m of accent yarn
2 pieces of leather, each approx 42 cm long.
24 cm wide at chest. 54 cm long from top to bottom seam.

5-6 years needs 9 balls of Bamboo, 20 m of accent yarn
2 pieces of leather, each approx 48 cm long
28-30 cm wide at chest. 64 cm long from top to bottom hem.

Shown in:
Bamboo #614 Lilac

1 – 6 years
• US 10.5 circular needles, US 9 double-pointed needles
• 15 stitches (US 10.5) and 17 (US 9) / 10 cm
• 20 rows (US 10.5) and22.5 rows (US 9) / 10 cm

Materials:
• Be Sweet Bamboo yarn (1.75oz/50g ea approx. 110yds/100m, 100% bamboo) (see quantity above)
• 1/2 ball of accent yarn: Be Sweet Banana Silk Nubs (1.75oz/50g ea approx. 68 yds/62m; banana silk, baby mohair, metallic) works well
• 100% leather strap
• US 9 (5.5 mm) US 10.5 (6.5 mm) circular needles (depending on size)
• US 8 (5.0 mm) US 9 (5.5 mm) double-pointed needles (depending on size)

A part of the pattern set De Lara Dresses
Inez Dress pattern available for purchase at www.ravelry.com.

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