Bold Batwing Dress

Issue: 67, 2015

Bold Batwing Dress by Ruby McGrath (pattern featured in issue 67 of Inside Crochet magazine)

This oversized cotton dress is just the thing for covering up on summer days.

● Wool And The Gang Shiny Happy Cotton, 100% cotton, 100g/142m/155yds
Shade: Hot Pink x 14 balls
● 4mm hook
● Yarn needle

You can use any aran weight cotton to achieve a similar result.

Work 13.5tr and 8 rows to measure 10 x 10cm/4 x 4in using 4mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.

One size: This dress is intended to fit UK size 8–16 with varying degrees of positive ease.
Bust: 185cm/73in.
Length: 72.5cm/28¾in.
Length to underarm: 62.5cm/24¾in.
Sleeve circumference: 26cm/10in.
Sleeve length: 10cm/4in.
Note: Dress may hang slightly longer than measurements when worn due to the weight of yarn.

Ruby McGrath is the owner of handmade fashion label Frank&Olive. She is a workat-home-mum, naming her business after her three-year-old daughter, Olive, and her sixmonth-old son, Frank.

This pattern is tagged with:

Age: Adult

Clothing: Dress

Designer: Ruby McGrath

Gender: Female

Price: Magazine Only

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