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#1 rea

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 05:54 AM

Materials:
Crochet thread of skin color, hook recommended by thread provider

Abbreviations:

Sc- single crochet
Ch – chain
St – stitch
Dec – 2 crochets together (Insert hook into stitch and draw up a loop. Insert hook into next stitch and draw up a loop. Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.
Hdc - half double crochet
dc - double crochet

The head + body
1 rnd: Ch 2, 10 scs in to 2nd st from the hook. Work in continuous rounds, do not join. = 10 sts
2 rnd: 2 scs in each st around = 20 sts
3 rnd: *sc in first st, 2 sc in next* repeat around = 30 sts
4 rnd: *sc in each of 2 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat around = 40 sts
5 rnd: *sc in each of 3 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat around = 50 sts
6 rnd: *sc in each of 4 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat around = 60 sts
7-17 rnds: sc in each st around = 60 sts
18 rnd: dec 9 times, *dec, 5 sc* repeat 5 times , dec, 5 sc = 45 sts
19-25 rnds: sc in each st around = 45 sts
26 rnd: *dec, 2 sc* repeat 4 times, *dec, 1 sc* repeat 9 times, 2 sc = 32 sts
27 rnd: *dec, 1 sc* repeat 4 times, dec 9 times = 18 sts
28 rnd: *dec, 4 sc* repeat around = 15 sts
29-30 rnds: sc in each st around = 15 sts
31 rnd: *sc in each of 2 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat around = 20 sts
32 rnd: *sc in first st, 2 sc in next* repeat around = 30 sts
33 rnd: *sc in each of 2 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat around = 40 sts
34-51 rnds: sc in each st around = 40 sts
52 rnd: *dec, 2 sc* repeat around = 30 sts
53 rnd: *dec, 1 sc* repeat around = 20 sts
54 rnd: dec repeat around = 10 sts
55 rnd: dec repeat around = 5 sts
End, fasten, cut

Ears: Join yarn into the 12 round of the head, work down, 1 sc, 1 hdc, 1 dc, 1 hdc, 1 sc. End, cut, hide the end of the yarn in the head. Do the same on the opposite side of the head for second ear.

Hands:
1 rnd: Ch 2, 8 scs in to 2nd st from the hook. Work in continuous rounds, do not join. = 8 sts
2 rnd: 2 scs in each st around = 16 sts
3 rnd: *sc in each of 3 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat around = 20 sts
4-7 rnds: sc in each st around = 20 sts
8 rnd: *dec, 3 sc* = 15 sts
9 rnd: *dec, 3 sc* = 12 sts
10 rnd: sc in each st around = 12 sts
11 rnd: *sc in each of 2 sts, 2 sc in next st* repeat around = 16 sts
12-26 rnds: sc in each st around = 16 sts
27 rnd: *dec, 3 sc* repeat around = 12 sts
28 rnd: *dec, 1 sc* repeat around = 8 sts
29 rnd: dec repeat around = 4 sts
End, fasten, cut


Legs:
1 rnd: 5 ch, 1 sc in the 2nd st from the hook, 2 sc, 5 scs in the last st. Continue around on the down part of a chain. 2 sc, 2 scs in the last chain. Work in continuous rounds, do not join = 12 sts
2 rnd: 2 scs in first st, sc in each of 2 next sts, 2 scs in each of next 5 sts, sc in each of 2 next sts, 2 sts in each of next 2 sts = 20 sts
3 rnd: *2 scs in st, sc in each of 3 next sts* repeat around = 25 sts
4-5 rnd: sc in each st around = 25 sts
5 rnd: 6 sc, dec, dec, 5 sc, dec, dec, 6 sc = 21 sts
6 rnd: 5 sc, dec, dec, 3 sc, dec, dec, 5 sc = 17 sts
7 rnd: 4 sc, dec, dec, 1 sc, dec, dec, 3 sc, dec (using first st of the next rnd) = 12 sts
8 rnd: *sc in each of 2 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat aroung = 16 sts
9 rnd: *sc in each of 3 sts, 2 scs in next st* repeat around = 20 sts
10-28 rnds: sc in each st around = 20 sts
29 rnd: *dec, 3 sc* repeat around = 12 sts
30 rnd: *dec, 1 sc* repeat around = 8 sts
31 rnd: dec repeat around = 4 sts
End, fasten, cut

Sew hands and legs to the body.
Make hair on the head, stitch eyes, nose and lips.

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Edited by rea, 19 January 2010 - 12:10 PM.


#2 Julexia

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 06:16 AM

Cute doll! Thanks for sharing! :cheer
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Posted 08 September 2009 - 07:18 AM

OH YEA! Thank you, thank you, *THANK YOU!* (((((HUGS))))) sandi

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 08:12 AM

Aww so cute!

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 08:32 AM

that is adorable. Thanks for sharing her with us. Suellen

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 10:25 AM

Under Head & Body where is round 14?

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 10:50 AM

She's very sweet. Thank you for sharing.


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Posted 08 September 2009 - 11:19 AM

Adorable!:)

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 11:22 AM

Under Head & Body where is round 14?

Thank you for notice, there should be rounds 14-17, not 15-17 the same amount of single crochet in each. It was my mistake. I'll correct it in my pattern.

And sorry if there are some mistakes, it's my first so complex pattern...:blush

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 01:41 PM

Wow thank you!!! I just received my yarn delivery today and one of the skeins is for a doll. I know just the little girl to make it for. :hug

BTW how big is she?
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Posted 08 September 2009 - 03:04 PM

Very sweet doll, and so nice of you to share with everyone :-)

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Posted 08 September 2009 - 03:31 PM

Very cute!! TFS!
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Posted 08 September 2009 - 08:31 PM

So cute ... thanks for sharing. I have been looking for a nice doll pattern to make for the granddaughter ... this just might fit the bill!!

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Posted 10 September 2009 - 02:44 AM

She is about 20 cm, i used magic microfiber yarn and hook 3 mm.

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Posted 10 September 2009 - 08:10 AM

She's darling!! Thanks for sharing.
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Posted 10 September 2009 - 10:14 AM

So, how long do we have to wait for the clothes pattern? She is just so cute but we can't have her getting cold! :(

PS. I finally joined Crochetville so I could ask about the clothes pattern. :nworthy

Thank you in advance!
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Posted 10 September 2009 - 01:22 PM

Very Cute thank you for posting!

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Posted 11 September 2009 - 03:29 AM

So, how long do we have to wait for the clothes pattern? She is just so cute but we can't have her getting cold! :(

PS. I finally joined Crochetville so I could ask about the clothes pattern. :nworthy

Thank you in advance!
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It's going to be soon, maybe this weekend already. I can't let her get cold really, so i'll write it down as soon as possible ;)

Edited by rea, 11 September 2009 - 03:35 AM.


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Posted 14 September 2009 - 01:09 AM

I've posted a link for clothes pattern here http://www.crochetvi...187#post1854187
You are welcome :)

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Posted 14 September 2009 - 06:03 AM

So cute, thanks:yay
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