Knitted Chevron Skirt

The knitted chevron skirt is a charming and stylish addition to any wardrobe! Its unique chevron pattern adds a fun touch to your outfit while also offering a flattering silhouette. This skirt is not only fashionable but also cozy and perfect for cooler days. Pair it with a cute blouse and some boots for a trendy look or dress it down with a comfy sweater for a more relaxed vibe. The versatility of this skirt makes it a must-have piece that can easily take you from day to night. So go ahead and add this cheerful knitted chevron skirt to your collection and step out in style with confidence!

SIZES: XS-S (M-L, 1X, 2X-3X)

Yarn: Fine weight

A 500 (575,625,675) yds

B 600 (675,750,800) yds

Knitting needles: 3.25 mm/US 3,90 cm (36") long

Crochet hook: 2.75 mm/C-2

NOTES

Skirt is worked back and forth in rows from the bottom up, starting at hem.

XS-Small: DREW EMBORSKY Inappropriate-60s in colors Bad Trip (A) and Banana Seat (B)

CHEVRON STRIPE

MULTIPLE OF 25 + 7

Alternate stripes of 10 rows A and 10 rows B.

RS rows K3, [k1, yo, k10, SSK, k2tog, k10, yo], to last 4, k4.

WS rows K3, purl to last 3, k3.

Skirt

With A and using cable cast-on, cast on 407 (457, 532, 582). Do not join. Work six 20-row repeats of Chevron Stripe pattern —12 stripes. Cut A.

Waist shaping

Row 1 (RS) With B, k12, [SSK twice, k2tog twice, k17] 15 (17, 20, 22) times, SSK twice, k2tog twice, k12.

Row 2 and all WS rows Knit.

Row 3 K12, [SSK, k2tog, k17] 15 (17, 20, 22) times, SSK, k2tog, k12.

Row 5 K3, [kl, k2tog twice, k10, SSK twice] 16 (18, 21, 23) times, k4.

Row 7 K3, [k3, k2tog, k6, SSK, k2] 16 (18, 21, 23) times, k4—13 stitches each chevron.

Row 9 Bind off; do not fasten off and do not cut yarn.

Crochet waistband

If a firmer waistband is desired, work with a smaller hook.

Row 1 (WS) Place last stitch onto crochet hook, chain 1 (ch 1), then work half-double crochet (hdc) into each bound-off stitch across.

Row 2 (RS) Ch 1, work 5 hdc, ch 2, skip 2 for buttonhole, then work hdc across to last 7, ch 2, skip 2 for buttonhole, hdc to end.

Row 3 Ch 1, work 5 hdc, work 2 hdc into ch-2 space, work hdc across to last 7, work 2 hdc into ch-2 space, hdc to end.

Rows 4 and 5 Ch 1, hdc across.

Row 6 Single crochet (sc) across, working 2 stitches into final hdc, then work sc along end of waistband. Fasten off.

Hem

Sc into each stitch along cast-on edge, working extra ch 1 at each point. Fasten off.

Finishing

Block garment, easing the ripple points to flatten them. Try on skirt to mark button placement for each buttonhole. Sew button for the overlapping right front onto RS of band at left hip. Sew other button onto WS of band at right hip.

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