knitting pattern for a lovely skirt from the Ypspigra sector for ladies

in silk/linen/cotton for needles no 3 - 3½ mm

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TORRETTA SILK SKIRT - a chic plain coloured skirt in silk/linen/cotton - a wonderful blend. The skirt is worked in rounds downwards from the waist. The top of the skirt is slightly formed regarding tailoring principles. At the top is space as a tube for putting inside an elastic band for the waist. Beautiful and a smart design to wear with a shirt, a jumper like
  • or a top like
  • .
    This skirt is a part of the series Torretta.
    The knitting pattern for the set Genevieve with the skirt - look here.
    Required skill level from 1 (beginner) to 5 (advanged): 2.
    The measurements throughout the pattern are given in cm as well as inches.
    Sizes: from small to xxlarge.
    More information available further down.
    The series TORRETTA
    features the plain knitting - often with rolling edges

    Mix and match knitting patterns for purchase as ebooks - look here

    4 ply (fingering-weight) wool
    DK-weight cotton
    DK-weight wool
  • Sizes included in the pattern: small - medium - large - xlarge - xxlarge.
    Measurement of the skirt:
    Waist: ca. 76 - 80 - 86 - 96 - 109 cm (in: 30 - 31.5 - 33.75 - 37.75 - 43) - the width to adjust with an elastic band
    Hip: 90 - 98 - 110 - 120 - 134 cm (in: 35.5 - 38.5 - 43.25 - 47.25 - 52.25)
    Length: 52 - 53 - 53 - 55 - 56 cm (in: 20.5 - 20.75 - 20.75 - 21.75 - 22)
    Yarn: this design applies for a 5-ply silk/linen/cotton, 50 g = ca. 115 meters. To use in total 250 - 300 - 400 - 450 - 550 g.
    The original model was made in SETA, 100 % bourette silk (50 g = 240 meters) worked together with the lace-weight linen/cotton (50 g = 350 meters) LINO COTONE 1/7000. To use a little more of the silk than of the linen/cotton.
    Both yarns from Campolmi Filati in Florence (Firenze), Italy.
    The model is good also in pure cotton.
    For more information regarding pattern and yarn - please make contact here.
    Accessory: elastic band for the waist.
    Needles: and circular needles (or double pointed) no 3 mm and 3,5 mm.
    Tension/gauge in stocking st (washed sample): 21.5 sts and 28 rows on needles no 3.5 mm = 10 x 10 cm (4 x 4 in).
    Suggestions of yarn alternatives: Rico Fashion Silk Blend, Lana Grossa Landlust Sommerseide, Berocco Summer Silk, Hand Maiden Flyss (to knit with 2 strands), Berocco Mantra.
    Cotton: Rowan Cotton Glace, Phildar Phil Cotton 4, Paintbox Yarns Recycled Cotton Worsted.
    More patterns for silk - look here.
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    And also on the sales platform Etsy in English, German, Dansih and Italian.
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