Halter Dress Pattern


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Halter Dress Pattern

Pattern Details









Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Pattern Description:

design by Norah Gaughan

In the hands of the ever-inventive Norah Gaughan, the jumper grows up. The piece is worked horizontally from side to side with elongated dropped-garter-stitch gores shaping the skirt and offsetting the main body's brocade pattern.


18 sts and 30 rows = 4"/10cm over brocade st following chart using size 8 (5mm) needles.
One brocade panel = 4"/10cm wide at hem.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Sized for X-Small, Small, Medium, Large and X-Large. Shown in size Small.
  • Bust 24 (28, 32, 36, 40)"/61 (71, 81, 91, 101)cm
  • Length (for top of bodice to hem) 29 1/2"/75cm


  • 7 (8, 9, 10, 11) 3 1/2oz/100g skeins (each approx 215yd/198m) of Berroco, Inc. Ultra Alpaca (alpaca/wool) in #6237 purple
  • Size 8 (5mm) circular needle, 24"/60cm length OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Berroco, Inc. Ultra Alpaca (alpaca/wool)


#6237 purple

About Designer

About Designer

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