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Orchids Pattern


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Knitting: Orchids
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Tall, Women



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, purl, cast on, bind off, yarn overs, knit 2 togethers..

Pattern Description:

Worked down from the shoulders, Orchids is completely
seamless and breath-takingly sexy for those who dare to bare!
Can also be worn over a lightweight top. Designed to be loose fitting and hip-skimming. Simple and enjoyable to knit, this
dress will leave them wanting more!


18 stitches x 26 rows = 4"/10cm worked in Stockinette Stitch
and US 6/4mm knitting needles
Or size needed to obtain gauge.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To Fit Chest Circumference: 32 (34, 36, 38, 40)"/81 (86, 91.5, 96.5, 101.5)cm Note: Sample is 2nd size, worn by Lillian, who has a 35" Bust.


  • Yarn Peau De Soie Hand Dyed Silk Yarn (100% Silk), 100g/3.5oz, 185yds/169m Main Colour (MC): 3 (3, 4, 4, 5) Skeins of #01 Ivory Contrast Colour 1 (CC1): 1 Skein of #11 Early Girl Contrast Colour 2 (CC2): 1 Skein of #13 Saffron Or yarn that knits to specified gauge.

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 US 6/4mm 24"/60cm or longer circular needle Waste yarn for Provisional/Invisible Cast On 2 Stitch Markers 1 Stitch Holders Cable Needle

About Designer

About Designer

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Heather Dixon is a Fashion Designer with a flaming hot passion for knitwear!
With a love to create wearable garments to make you feel special.
All patterns are fun to knit and will reward you with beautiful finished garments.
Spread the AoK love - knit yourself something fabulous!

Army of Knitters website: www.armyofknitters.com

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