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Pattern is for a doll that is about 9 inches tall. Clothes are sewn onto doll. Pattern gives detailed instructions for soft sculpturing face. Knitter should know basic knitting stitches as well as mattress stitch. Doll is knit flat. Clothes too are knit flat, but may be knit in the round if the knitter prefers, thus eliminating some seaming
This doll is only 7 inches tall. She is knit in the round using DP needles. The legs are hinged allowing her to sit , and the arms are jointed. The hair is a knit wigcap and the technique is fully explained in the pattern. Instructions are detailed and include illustrations. Tips are given for using the included clothing patterns to make clothes...
Knitting: Animal Toy
These little cuties are knit using worsted weight yarn. They are sitting and are about 5 inches tall. Both bears and accessories are knit in the round making this a quick knit with little sewing. Since the bears are all the same size, accessories will fit all bears.
This is a doll that is about 11 and 1/2 inches tall when standing. Both arm and legs are jointed allowing doll to sit and assume various poses. Pattern includes gown, bonnet, diaper and booties as well as sleeping sack. Some knowledge of crochet is needed, single crochet and chain, to do the trim on the sleeves and bonnet. Lace pattern for skirt...
This is a pattern for puppy hand puppets in two sizes. The larger puppet fits a hand up to 8 ” and the smaller puppet fits a hand up to 7”. The puppets are made in the round. The pattern includes choices for ears and accessories. The mouth opens revealing a tongue so little puppeteers can have their puppy bark, eat, chew toys and cha...
I did this pattern at the request of a mother who wanted it as a teaching tool for her autistic son. Each puppet has a tail which does not show in the picture. The puppets are easy to make and use basic crochet stitches. A fun way to use little scraps of yarn.
Knitting: Beanie, Toque
This is a beanie I made my son Craig. He tells me it is the best he has ever had. The beanie is reversible. The two layers make it nice and warm without the bulk of traditional ski caps. By using a wool blend you get the warmth and comfort of wool with the easy care of acrylic. NOTE Individual heads vary. Make your beanie as long as is needed by...
Knitting: Decorative - Other
These are little mice , each about 3 inches tall that can be used to decorate at Christmas time. Add one to a candle holder. Have several perched in a basket of pine cones or attached to some greenery. By adding some thread for a hanger they can decorate your tree. Tuck a small gift, a vial of perfume or small piece of jewelery, into the shoppin...
Knitting: Doll Clothes
These clothes, like the doll, are virtually seamless and pull on. This required knitting with DP. standard and circular needles. The pattern is basic enough to allow for the knitter to use their imagination and come up with an extensive wardrobe for the doll.
In answer to those who say they hate seaming, this doll is made in the round. The legs, body and head are one piece. Arms are knit in the round and jointed. There is almost no sewing Optional soft sculpture provides shaping to legs, arms and body. Hair is a wig cap made with fur stitch (explained in pattern) and will not pull out eliminating the...
This pattern was suggested to me by RosiG, an editor here at Ravelry. These accessories add to the play value of the Little Buddies pattern. Intructions include a hat, scarf, school backpack, blanket, pillow, jacket and a bag to keep everything in. Pattern for dolls is sold separately. A doll and some accessories tucked into its own little bag w...
This is a tribute to all those little boys that run around the yard with a towel around their necks playing superhero. Doll has some soft sculpture which is fully explained. Hair is a knitted wig cap. Cape and mask are separate and can be put on or taken off. Arms are jointed.
Knitting: Animal Toy
Diaper and diaper shirt are included in pattern as is instructions on how to make the blanket. Jointing of arms and legs are fully explained in pattern and include a diagram. Soft scupture is used to enhance the muzzle. Pattern includes a full explanation of this technique as well as diagram.
In addition to straight needles you need 2 double pointed needles US size 3 to make the I cord that connects arms and legs to “power pack” on robot’s back. How to make I cord is thoroughly explained in pattern instructions. domed buttons are used to represent bolts in joins.
One doll is Molly awake and pull her skirt over her head, and there is Molly asleep. Hair is a knit wig cap so no matter how many times the skirt goes over the head, the “hair” stays neat. Pattern uses basic stitches. Trims are purchased and sewn or glued on.
Pattern includes directions for a sacque, diaper and blanket. The doll and her accessories can be made in any worsted weight or DK yarn, but she will be a smaller size. Yardage listed is for the doll alone. You will also need yarn scraps for the embroidered features and some craft fur for the hair.
Sweater is knit in the round. Sleeve stitches are picked up and also knit in the round. Shoulder seams are closed with a 3 needle bind off which is explained in the pattern. Pattern is designed with substantial ease for comfort and is tunic length. Pattern contains detailed instructions and illustrations where needed.