Putting on the Glitz

putting on the glitz pagePut on the glitz and head down to the Ritz in this sparkly glamorous dress!  With its curve hugging silhouette, scooped out neckline, and strategically placed zig-zag lace pattern you are sure to stop traffic!  Made with Vanna’s Glamour, this dress knits up into a super sparkly fabric that will keep you shining as the radiant goddess you are all night long.  The braided straps and lace hem are additional fashionable details that are sure to turn heads.  I hope you show your friends how very sexy knitting is and get compliments for you awesome knitting skills at your next formal event rocking this dress!  Enjoy!

This dress is knit from the bottom up and in the round as one piece so you can try it on as you go to ensure proper fit and length, which also leaves you with minimal finishing, woohoo!

knitted dress braided strapPrice: $6.00  This pattern is part of the Lovely in Lace Collection, a collection of 4 patterns for $15!

Skill Level: Intermediate

Yarn Weight: Sport (800-900 yards)

Recommended Yarn: Lion Brand “Vanna’s Glamour” (shown in Sapphire)

Needles: US 5 (3.75mm) 24″ circular needle

Sizes: XS-XL to fit 34-42″ Hips, 32-40″ Bust

Notions: Stitch markers, tapestry needle, cable needle

Gauge: 22 sts and 32 rows = 4″ in Stockinette Stitch

Buying Options: After checkout, you will receive a link to instantly download the .pdf pattern.  If you are a member of Ravelry, the pattern will automatically show up in your library!  You can also purchase this pattern through my Girly Knits pattern stores on Ravelry, Craftsy, and Etsy.

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Customer Projects and Reviews:

“Wow, I’ve never received so many compliments on a dress as I did last night!!  I just wanted to thank you for this fabulous pattern.  I look at my finished dress and just cannot believe that I actually knitted this.  You have absolutely helped to make me a better knitter.  I look forward to more beautiful patterns like this one!” -Angela

“A lovely pattern, a lovely dress yet fairly easy to knit” -Anna (annatalvikki on Ravelry)

“I knit Lauren’s bikini pattern, and also this dress as a coverup. I love both!” -Julie (Juliets-coffee on Ravelry)

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4 Comments on Putting on the Glitz

  1. Suzanne
    January 1, 2017 at 1:54 pm (1 year ago)

    I have finally made this dress (with a few alterations to my liking) and am truly happy with the result! I have blogged about it and linked to your website and to this page. I hope you don’t mind 🙂 Happy New Year!

    • Lauren
      January 12, 2017 at 4:06 pm (1 year ago)

      Wow, it looks stunning!! I love the wine color you chose to make it in 🙂 You look so glamorous!! Thank you for posting about it!

      • Suzanne Carbonaro
        June 16, 2017 at 5:44 pm (8 months ago)

        Sorry for the delay. I’ve just seen your reply. Thank YOU for creating it 🙂


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