She’s Electric

Be the belle of the boardwalk this Summer is this electrifyingly cool skirt! The unique Aztec inspired texture of this skirt will not only turn heads, it is a blast to knit too! The skirt is deceptively simple, composed of simple knit and purl patterns that create a beautiful knit fabric that will fit and flatter your curves. The skirt is finished off with a fold-over waistband to enclose an elastic that will make this skirt fit you like a glove. Made with Knit Picks Shine Sport, you are sure to emit extra super shiny electric waves! In the words of Oasis “She is electric, can I be electric too?” the answer is YES!  Just knit this skirt 😉  Enjoy!

This skirt is knit is the round as one piece from the bottom up for minimal finishing. This pattern would be suitable for a beginner knitter – the only skills required to knit this skirt are to be able to use a circular needle, knit, purl, and do some simple decreases! Charts are given for each knit and purl pattern used for this skirt. This would make a fabulous skirt for Fall as well, I’m thinking it would look quite cute in a darker tweedy yarn!

"Shes Electric" Aztec Pattern Bodycon SkirtPrice: $5.00  This pattern is part of the Boardwalk Beauties Collection, a collection of 5 patterns for $16!

Skill Level: Easy

Yarn Weight: Sport (550-880 yards)

Recommended Yarn: Knit Picks “Shine Sport” (shown in Citrine)

Needles: US 3 (3.25mm) 29″ circular needle

Sizes: XS-1X (to fit 31-49″ hips)

Notions: Tapestry needle, stitch markers, 1″ wide elastic for waistband

Gauge: 23 sts and 35 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:

“First time knitting a garment, but it went pretty well! Very easy pattern to follow and I’m very excited to wear it!” -Holly (hwalen on Ravelry)

“Wow! I just have to add the elastic and I’m done. This was an easy knit and I can’t wait to knit it again.” -Croby (croberon on Ravelry)

“I love this skirt 😀 I already want to make one in every single colour I can find!” -Sandy (sandrawr on Ravelry)

“Super fun to knit. Love how it turned out!” -Cindy (benkertcindy on Raverly)

“Easy to follow and very nicely designed instructions. Perfect for beginners!…Love the skirt :)” -ellriART on Ravlery

“I love this skirt!” -Pam (pamelajd on Ravelry)

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