Betsy and Ben Baby Dolls by Claire Fairall Designs

Betsy and Ben Baby Dolls

January 2023
DK (11 wpi) ?
26 stitches and 30 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
US 6 - 4.0 mm
25cm /10” tall standing. 16cm /6” seated.
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Betsy and Ben are sweet baby dolls.
Lovely to play with and cuddle.

Also-Ideal as gifts to celebrate a new baby, or for a Baby Shower.
You could make a bow ahead of time to add for a gender reveal party!!

The Dolls are knitted flat on straight knitting needles and seamed, using mattress stitch.
Safety eyes are used although you can embroider them if you wish.
Betsy and Bens hair is knitted, Betsy’s bow is sewn into place.
Their nappy/ diaper is removable and secured with buttons.
The head and body are knitted in one piece, the arms and legs are knitted separately and sewn on.

You can find all the Betsy and Ben clothes patterns in this bundle-
Purchase any three patterns to receive 15% discount ( no code needed)

25cm /10” tall
16cm /6” seated.

Needle sizes:
3.25mm (UK 10 /US 3) Doll
4mm (UK 8 /US 6) diaper/nappy

Tension for 3.25mm needles- 26sts x 30 rows = 10cm (4”) stst. Square

Recommended yarn: - Stylecraft Special DK

For each doll you will need.

Skin tone- Toy1844, (40g)
Hair -Mocha-1064 (6g)
Nappy/Diaper- White 1001 –(10g)

You will also need-
Toy stuffing
2x 12mm safety eyes
5mm buttons x2
Sewing up needle