Frances is a beautiful dress knit in machine washable Liberty Wool Light, with cable and lace details. It can be knit extra long as a christening gown, for an heirloom sure to be handed down through the generations, or worked in a shorter length for everyday wear.
This pattern is available as a PDF download.
Skill Level: Intermediate
Sizes: 3-6 (9-12) months
Finished measurements: chest - 17.5 (22)"; length: 28.5 (29)"
Yarn: Liberty Wool Light by Classic Elite Yarns, 4 (5) balls 6601 Bleach
Needles: 16" and 24" circular knitting needles in size US 3, 16" circular knitting needle in size US 1
Gauge: 23 sts and 32 rnds/rows = 4" in St st using larger needle; 31 sts and 34 rnds/rows = 4" in Lace and Cable patt using larger needle; 21 sts and 36 rows = 4" in Old Shale Variation patt using larger needle.
This pattern is also available in Classic Elite Yarns 1504 The New Generation.