Please note that this pattern is for the bathing suit only! The hairbands pattern is sold serpartely.
Beach time! Knit your Petite Blythe a bathing suit in no time.
The pattern is called Ombre Bathing Suit because I include directions on how to create this dye effect. It’s pretty simple and the whole process (knit to dye) can be accomplished in hours- give or take depending on your comfort with tiny needles and tiny yarn
Increases and decreases shape this garment and minimal seaming at the hips create the bottoms.
The straps are crochet stitch. Explanation included.
Supplies needed for knitting: US 0 needles, lace weight yarn, darning needle
Supplies needed for dyeing: 1/4 cup water, 1/4 white vinegar, food coloring, extra yarn for testing, Dawn dish soap or yarn wash, spoon for mixing, bowl, plastic baggy, microwave