white hippie boho mini dress free crochet pattern

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Hey everyone! Say hello to October! With this month is a chilling cold day sometime. And I am looking forward to the end of the year.

How I came up with this White hippie boho minidress? Well well well yeah  just made my first dress and I want  it to be cute and lacey style and must be easy too!   So mini dress is perfect for a short gal like me lol. Mmmm….. and I like white color because white color is all perfect with the beach theme  I suppose.

With the lace and ruffle effect that I add in to this minidress , make it came out so cute.

This mini dress it can covert to be the oversize dress as well by untie at the waist, how cool is that?

And the cold shoulder thing make it look adorable too!

It’s basically made up from 4 rectangles top down and the lace stitch is so easy for beginner called fancy lace stitch.

These fancy lace stitch I had use in many crochet top project like Dolly ruffle top and  Summer lovely tunic.

Let’s get start!

– I used Lion brand 24/7 cotton yarn weight 4 aran. I use around 1700 yard. ( size s to m)

– 4 mm crochet hook

Sewing yarn needle

-stitch marker 3 pieces

-wooden button 3 pieces

I use cotton yarn for this project.

Gauge: 2 group of fancy lace stitch  = 2.5 inch

Skill and abbreviations

You will need to know how to make (American crochet term)

-sc which mean single crochet

-dc which mean double crochet

-ch Chain

-slip knot

-sk  mean skip stitch

Fancy lace crochet stitch

This pattern is made for beginners!  There is a basic skill level required to make.

If you don’t understand any technical crochet words, don’t worry I got you cover!

Here is a video titled ‘free crochet class on craftsy‘ and a free pdf file titled ‘the beginner’s guide to crochet‘. These will explain a lot for you.

Finished Size Approximately:

 This mini dress or oversize dress is made in size small to medium. the other sizes are easy to adjust by  just add more chain to the foundation chain to make it bigger. see pattern below.

For me the model wearing this piece, I am 4’9 feet tall.

White hippie minidress instruction.

Top part make 4 pieces.

The measurement of one rectangle.

-13 inches long

-13 inches wide

Pick up crochet hook size 4 mm and Start of by making a slip knot Then make 52+2= 54chains  for size small and medium  (foundation chain multiple of 4+2).

( size L 72+2 chain) , ( size XL 92+2 chain) and ( size 2XL 112+2 chain).

Row 1: Sc across, ch 3, turn.

Row 2: then skip the first stitch  and make 2dc,ch2,2dc all in the same of the next stitch , then

* skip 3 and make 2dc, ch2,2dc all in next stitch*   repeat * to * across until end of the row, then you will have 2 stitch left sk1 and make 1dc in last stitch. ch3 and turn.

Row3. now you will make   * 2dc,ch2,2dc in the chain space of the previous row* repeat * to * across until end of the row. at the end make 1dc in ch3 space of the previous row.  ch3 and  turn.

Repeat row 3 until  you get around 13 inches long.

Repeat the same process for the  another 3 pieces.

Now you have 4 pieces then we will ready to assembly the top part of the mini dress.

Lay 2 pieces of rectangles in flatted and collapse  each end  about 1.5 inches like in the pic above and place stitch marker to fixed to position.

 

Now we will sc along the bottom line here to connect to pieces of rectangles together.

After finished first 2 rectangle then repeat the same process for the other 2 pieces.

Now after you finished connecting 2 pieces of rectangles , now we  have front part and back part of the top of mini dress.

Now lay front part and back part flatted on top of each other and join each end to create the circle. be careful do not twist the part.

After we join each end to create the circle then we are going to make

Round1. sc in each stitch around the circle for 1 round.

After we finished of make sc around the circle for 1 round then on the next round we make

Round2.*1dc in next st ,ch1,sk1 and make 1dc in the next st*  repeat this* to* until the end of the round.

Then on the next round we  make

Round3. sc in each stich around , this round is the base of fancy lace stitch.

After we got the base then we  start  to  making fancy lace stitch by,

Round4. skip the first stitch  and make 2dc,ch2,2dc all in the same of the next stitch , then* skip 3 and make 2dc, ch2,2dc all in next stitch*   repeat * to * across until end of the round ( don’t join round), then if you have 2 stitch left sk1 and make 1dc in last stitch. Or if you have 1 stitch left make dc in that st. ( don’t join round and continue to next round).

Row5. now you will make   * 2dc,ch2,2dc in the chain space of the previous row* repeat * to * across until end of the round.

Repeat round 5 until you get your desire length of your skirt then, Fasten off.

Time to assembly the top part of the mini dress.

see pic below.

After we finished assembly  minidress then we make the tie to tie the waist. I making about 200 chains.

Add some wooden button  by sewing using yarn needle.

To secure the top to not slip of your  shoulder by chain away from the each end of the top back part see pic below.

Now you have it ! White hippie mini dress.

How you guys enjoy it as much as I do.

If you make one I would love to see your creation tag me on Instagram!
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Comments

  1. Sharon Rodriguez says:

    This is a beautiful dress. Easy to crochet and so elegant. I’m thinking of making it in black too. Great explanation and awesome pictures.
    Thank you so much for posting it.
    Looking forward to your next project.👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼💜💜💜

  2. Aww you so sweet Sharon, thanks so much. ^^

  3. Wow I think this is my favorite design by you so far! Really looks great!

  4. Felicitaciones está hermoso Gracias por Compartir
    👍☺

  5. Aww that so sweet of you Candy thanks ^^.

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