Noro's Motif Tank Dress is a gorgeous, crocheted piece worked in Noro's Silk Garden Sock yarn. The dress is made by first working a total of 60 motifs - 30 for the front, 30 for the back - these are joined in a circular construction, then the upper trim & skirt are worked.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Skill Level: Experienced Sizes: S (M,L) Finished Measurements:
Bust 33 (36, 39)”
Length 29¼ (31, 32¼)" Yarn: 3 (4, 4) skeins of Noro Silk Garden Sock in color #S354 Hooks: One each sizes 5 steel (1.75mm), B/1, C/2, D/3, E/4 (2.25, 2.75, 3.25 and 3.5mm) crochet hook OR SIZES TO OBTAIN GAUGE FOR SELECTED SIZE Note: Small will use sizes 5, B/1 and C/2 (1.75, 2.25 and 2.75mm); Medium will use sizes B/1, C/2 and D/3 (2.25, 2.75 and 3.25mm); Large will use sizes C/2 and D/3 (2.75 and 3.25 mm) and all sizes will use size E/4 (3.5mm) hook for the last 10 rnds of the skirt only. Gauge:
One motif using size 5 steel (1.75 mm) hook = 2¾" square
One motif using size B/1 (2.25 mm) hook = 3" square
One motif using size C/2 (2.75 mm) hook = 3¼" square
One motif using size D/3 (3.25 mm) hook = 3½" square
Pattern originally from Noro Knitting Magazine Issue #2, pattern 24