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The Penny Dress


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This listing is for a crochet pattern for The Penny Dress, part of The Books and Pens Collection, available for instant download. The Penny Dress is a very simple, pull over style short sleeved sweater dress worked in super-bulky yarn. What makes this dress special is the adorable apple shaped pocket, perfect for fall and back to school! All patterns written in standard US terms. Sizes (all included in pattern): Measured around chest, & armpit to waist: 2-?3T: 26", 18" long 4-?5T: 28", 20" long 6-?7: 30" 24" long 8-?10: 33" 26" long Yarn: Any super-bulky yarn for sweater and various colors of worsted weight yarn for apple pocket (yarn suggestions included with pattern). Skill level: Easy (SC, DC, HDC, SL ST, chain). Some minimal embroidery also required for apple seeds. All pictures, designs, and patterns are copyright Naturally Nora Crochet (c) . Please do not copy, share, adjust, or resell my pattern or photographs using any means. GAUGE Super Bulky: 3 DC, 2 rows = 2" Worsted: 6 SC, 6 rows = 1" SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Measured around chest, & armpit to waist: 2-3T: 26", 18" long 4-5T: 28", 20" long 6-7: 30" 24" long 8-10: 33" 26" long SUGGESTED YARN 650 yards of Bulky weight

Supplies Needed

  • Any super bulky weight yarn (250-650 yards). I used Lion Brand Hometown USA in Billings Chocolate. Any worsted weight yarn in apple skin, white, and green (10 yards each). I used KnitPicks Simply Cotton in Berry, Celery, and Marshmallow. Black embroidery floss and needle for embroidery. Crochet hook size 9.0 mm and 4.0 mm Tapestry needle for weaving in ends

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I'm Nicole. Mine are the creative hands behind Naturally Nora Crochet. Come visit the Naturally Nora Crochet blog: My designs reflect my penchant for earthy, vintage styling. Every piece is cultivated and refined with a child I love in mind, particularly my own daughters. My little natural beauties are always refreshing my imagination.