Doll's Hood in Plain Knitting by Weldons

Doll's Hood in Plain Knitting

by Weldons
Fingering (14 wpi) ?
6 stitches = 1 inch
in garter stitch
US 2 - 2.75 mm
50 - 75 yards (46 - 69 m)
doll head measures approx. 10" circumference
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Out of print. This pattern was available for free: dollhood.pdf

From Weldon’s Practical Knitter, Twenty-Fourth Series (1893)

“The head of this hood is worked in plain knitting with white wool, and pink is used for the pretty scalloped border which goes round the front and along the bottom of the curtain, the combination is pleasing, and the result is a charming little hood that is certain to give satisfaction.”

The original pattern calls for “a small quantity of pink and white Peacock fingering, and a pair of No. 12 steel knitting needles.”