A cabled skirt inspired by the late Alexander McQueen with a center braid cable framed by a tulip cable on each of the six panels. In the sides there are double seed stitches to allow the cables to add an extra dimension to the stitch pattern. Instead of elastic, a comfortable boot laces is inserted so that you can adjust the length by wearing it on your hips instead of waist or as a poncho, if you prefer. The Cable Skirt or Poncho is knitted in the lovely Berroco Ultra Alpaca Fine with a small percentage of nylon so it will keep its shape.
Sizes: 1 (2, 3) To fit sizes: XS to M (L to 2XL, 3XL to 5XL) Shown in size 1.
Intended ease: + 36 to 62 cm/14.25 to 24.5”. Sample shown is 126 cm/49.5” and worn with + 62 cm/24.5” on model.
Gauge: 28 sts and 36 rows in st st measures 10 cm/4” square after blocking.
Notes: Skirt is knitted in six panels with shaping for the waist and then sewn together. Boot laces is inserted into the waistband before it is folded over and seamed to the WS.