Isobel Skirt

Nov 17, 2010
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A swingy skirt is great to wear in winter over your favorite pair of tights, and this skirt is no exception. Just skimming the knee, this knitted skirt features a stretchy twisted rib waistband with buttonloops for the perfect fit.

Designer Cia Abbott Bullemer
Finished Size 23 (25, 27, 29, 31)" waist circumference and 34 (36, 38½, 41, 43)" hip circumference. Skirt shown in smallest size.
Yarn Manos del Uruguay Silk Blend (70% merino, 30% silk; 150 yd [137 m]/50 g): #3055 olive, 5 (5, 6, 7, 8) skeins.
Yarn distributed by Fairmount Fibers.
Needles Waistband—size 5 (3.75 mm) straight. Body—size 7 (4.5 mm): 24" and 32" circulars (cir). Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Four ¾" buttons; matching thread and sewing needle; tapestry needle; marker (m).
Gauge 26 sts and 30½ rows = 4" in 1×1 twisted rib on smaller needles; 19 sts and 27rows = 4" in k1tbl, p4 rib on larger needle.


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