Little Textures Baby Skirt- Free Crochet Pattern

The Little Textures Baby Skirt makes an adorable photo prop or addition to your favorite onesie or outfit! There are instructions for newborn size to 24 months below! Your little one will look beautiful in this skirt, handmade by you!

little textures baby skirt

 

Materials

  • Worsted weight yarn
  • I hook or hook to obtain gauge
  • Darning needle for weaving in ends

Difficulty

  •  Easy

Gauge

  • 8 sc and 8 rows = 2” square

Sizing

  • Newborn 14-16” waist, 7” length
  • 3 months 15-18” waist, 7.5” length
  • 6 months 16-19” waist, 8” length
  •  12 months 17-20” waist,9” length
  • 18 months 17-20” waist, 9.5” length
  • 24 months 18-21” waist, 9.5” length

 

Pattern Notes

Chain stitch does not count as first stitch for sc rounds, but does count as first stitch for hdc and dc rounds.
This pattern is easy to customize. To customize the length just do more or less repeats of the texture rounds.
Sizing is listed as so: Newborn ( 3m, 6m, 12m, 18m, 24m).

Stitches Needed & Abbreviations

ch- chain
sc- single crochet
hdc- half double crochet
lhdc- long half double crochet- half double crochet over chain 1 into the skipped stitch from the previous round.
dc- double crochet
fsc- chainless foundation single crochet http://www.allfreecrochet.com/Crochet-Videos/Howto-Crochet-a-Chainless-Foundation
blo- back loop only
** – repeat what is in these symbols

Newborn

Work 56 fsc, join to 1st stitch.
Round 1: Ch 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch around, join to 1st st. (56)
Rounds 2-4: Repeat Round 1. (56)
Round 5: Ch 1, *sc in blo of next 6 stitches, 2 sc in blo of next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (64)
Round 6: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (32)
Round 7: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (32)
Round 8: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), *sc in next 6, 2 sc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (72)
Round 9: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (36)
Round 10: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (32)
Round 11: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), sc in each stitch around, join to 1st stitch. (72)
Repeat rounds 9-11 five more times. Move to Trim.

3 months

Work 60 fsc, join to 1st stitch.
Round 1: Ch 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch around, join to 1st st. (60)
Rounds 2-4: Repeat Round 1. (60)
Round 5: Ch 1, *sc in blo of next 5 stitches, 2 sc in blo of next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (70)
Round 6: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (35)
Round 7: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (35)
Round 8: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), *sc in next 8, 2 sc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (80)
Round 9: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 10: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 11: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), sc in each stitch around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Repeat rounds 9-11 six more times or to desired length, ending with round 11. Move to Trim.

6 months

Work 64 fsc, join to 1st stitch.
Round 1: Ch 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch around, join to 1st st. (64)
Rounds 2-4: Repeat Round 1. (64)
Round 5: Ch 1, *sc in blo of next 6 stitches, 2 sc in blo of next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (72)
Round 6: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (36)
Round 7: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (36)
Round 8: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), *sc in next 8, 2 sc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (80)
Round 9: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 10: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 11: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), sc in each stitch around, join to 1st stitch. (80)
Repeat rounds 9-11 eight more times or to desired length, ending with round 11. Move to Trim.

12 months

Work 70 fsc, join to 1st stitch.
Round 1: Ch 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch around, join to 1st st. (70)
Rounds 2-4: Repeat Round 1. (70)
Round 5: Ch 1, *sc in blo of next 6 stitches, 2 sc in blo of next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (80)
Round 6: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 7: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 8: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), *sc in next 7, 2 sc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (90)
Round 9: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (45)
Round 10: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (45)
Round 11: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), sc in each stitch around, join to 1st stitch. (90)
Repeat rounds 9-11 nine more times or to desired length, ending with round 11. Move to Trim.

18 months

Work 70 fsc, join to 1st stitch.
Round 1: Ch 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch around, join to 1st st. (70)
Rounds 2-4: Repeat Round 1. (70)
Round 5: Ch 1, *sc in blo of next 6 stitches, 2 sc in blo of next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (80)
Round 6: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 7: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 8: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), *sc in next 7, 2 sc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (90)
Round 9: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (45)
Round 10: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (45)
Round 11: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), sc in each stitch around, join to 1st stitch. (90)
Repeat rounds 9-11 ten more times or to desired length, ending with round 11. Move to Trim.

24 months

Work 72 fsc, join to 1st stitch.
Round 1: Ch 1, hdc in same stitch and in each stitch around, join to 1st st. (72)
Rounds 2-4: Repeat Round 1. (72)
Round 5: Ch 1, *sc in blo of next 7 stitches, 2 sc in blo of next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (81)
Round 6: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 7: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (40)
Round 8: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), *sc in next 7, 2 sc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st st. (90)
Round 9: Ch 3 (counts as 1st stitch), *ch 1, skip next stitch, dc in next*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (45)
Round 10: Ch 1 (counts as 1st stitch), *lhdc over previous row’s ch 1, *ch 1, lhdc*, repeat around, join to 1st stitch. (45)
Round 11: Ch 1 (does not count as 1st stitch), sc in each stitch around, join to 1st stitch. (45)
Repeat rounds 9-11 ten more times or to desired length, ending with round 11. Move to Trim.

Trim Option 1 (single crochet)

If you are using a different color for your trim, finish off at the end of round 11 and weave in your ends. Join new color to backside of skirt.
Round 1: Ch 1, sc in each stitch around, join to 1st stitch.
Round 2: Repeat round 1. Finish off.

Trim Option 2 (ruffles)

If you are using a different color for your trim, finish off at the end of round 11 and weave in your ends. Join new color to backside of skirt.
Round 1: Ch 3, work 2 more dc in same stitch, 3 dc in next stitch and in each stitch around. Join to top of chain 3. Finish off. Weave in ends.
To make a tie, chain to about the length and a half of your waistline, knot on both ends. Use your hook to weave it through the stitches of the waistband.

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