Nellie Onesie Dress - English
The Nellie Onesie Dress is worked top-down with raglan inc. The yoke is first worked back and forth to create an opening in the right shoulder and then later worked in the round. The body is worked in the round until divided for front and back (between the legs). The sleeves are worked in the round. Sts are picked up around the waist for the skirt, which is worked in the round. Lastly sts are picked up for the leg edgings and the edgings are worked in garter st.
Sizes: 3 (6) 9 (12) 24 months
20 (22) 24 (26) 28 cm
27 (33) 36 (40) 46 cm
Gauge: 22 sts and 32 rows on 10 x 10cm/4 inches in stockinette st in the round.
Skill level: Intermediate
Techniques used: Top-down raglan, simple lace pattern, increasing, decreasing, picking up sts
- 150 (200) 200 (200) 250 grams of yarn for size 3.5 mm (U.S. size 4) needles (the dresses in the picture is made in Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash Merino (50 gr = 125 meters/136 yards) in color Strawberry Cream (#894) and Holst Garn Coast (held double) (50 gr = 350 m/383 yards) in the color Ivory (#12))
- Size 3,5 mm (U.S size 4), 60 cm (24 inch) circular needles (or size needed to obtain gauge)
- Size 3,5 mm (U.S. size 4) double pointed needles or size 3,5 mm (U.S.size 4) circular needles, 80 or 100 cm (32 or 40 inch) for magic loop
- 4 buttons