Curved & Cabled-CH for Helen Kish Chrysalis Dolls by Becky Colvin

Curved & Cabled-CH for Helen Kish Chrysalis Dolls

by Becky Colvin
Knitting
January 2009
Light Fingering ?
20 stitches and 27 rows = 2 inches
in stockinette on size 0 needles
US 0 - 2.0 mm
US 000 - 1.5 mm
200 - 231 yards (183 - 211 m)
Kish 14" Chrysalis Dolls
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This knitting pattern can help you create a cable-edged cardigan sweater, like the ones pictured here. The sweater may fit a variety of 14 inch dolls, but is specifically fitted to Helen Kish’s 14” Chrysalis dolls like Lark, Song, Piper, and Wren. The sweater is knitted from the mandarin collar or hood down, with raglan sleeves. You may finish the sweater with an option button closure.

Instructions are included for a variety of lengths, as well as a mandarin collar or hood.

Supplies
* Lightweight fingering yarn--I used “Palette”
or “Stroll” , available from www.knitpicks.com.

  • Knitting Needles sized 000 and 0 (1.5 & 2 mm)
  • 4 place markers
  • optional button closure (2 miniature buttons)
  • crochet hook for button loops

Gauge
* With size 0 needles in stockinette stitch, 20 stitches & 26-27 rows in a 2 x 2 inch (5.1 cm) square.