Betsy and Ben Sailor Suits by Claire Fairall Designs

Betsy and Ben Sailor Suits

May 2023
DK (11 wpi) ?
30 stitches and 34 rows = 4 inches
in stocking stitch
US 3 - 3.25 mm
To fit Betsy and Ben Dolls 25cm/10 inches tall
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These cute sailor suits are for Betsy and Ben dolls.

Both outfits have a smart sailor collar and simple stripes at the edges.

Betsy wears a white dress with blue sailor collar and trim, Ben looks smart in his white Sailor top with blue collar and trim. Blue trousers with white trim.

Simple shaping and seaming make these a quick project to knit in an evening or two.

The clothes are all knitted flat from the top down, each has a single button closure on the back.

This pattern is for the clothes only- Betsy and Ben doll knitting pattern is available separately.

Suitable for confident beginners.

Pattern Information

Needle size 3.25mm (UK 10 /US 3)
Tension 30sts x 34 rows = 10cm (4”) stst. Square

Recommended yarn: - Stylecraft Special DK
Yarn quantities-
Dress total yarn amount: -
20g /64yds/53m
Shirt total yarn amount: -
Trousers total yarn amount: -
Collar yarn amount: -

Shades used-Cornish Blue 1841, White 1001.

You will also need-
5mm buttons x1 per garment.
Sewing up needle