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#1 yarnjeannie

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 07:35 AM

I crocheted this Kathleen Early doll for a Grange Fair entry in 2011. Finally got around to crocheting a diaper for him, as he was "buck-nekkid"! I didn't have a diaper pattern, so I winged it. Next will be a little shirt or a little layette type jacket for him.

I would like to try another of these dolls- It was fun to see it taking shape every day.

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Posted 20 February 2013 - 08:04 AM

Soooo cute!!


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Posted 20 February 2013 - 11:25 AM

That is adorable.  I keep looking at her patterns.  The dolls are adorable.



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Posted 20 February 2013 - 12:34 PM

Beautiful!!!


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Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:10 PM

I am simultaneously tempted and horrified at her patterns and their level of complication.   You did a beautiful job!


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Posted 20 February 2013 - 06:40 PM

A fantastic job.



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Posted 20 February 2013 - 07:20 PM

wow, that's amazing!  I love it!  Does she have a website?


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Posted 22 February 2013 - 05:35 AM

The personality on the face is incredible.  Nice work and you should be proud!



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Posted 22 February 2013 - 05:53 AM

He is adorable!


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Posted 22 February 2013 - 01:21 PM

Kathleen Early does have a website - just google "Kathleen Early dolls" and you should be able to locate her website.

Her patterns are somewhat complicated - may not be for the beginning crocheter, but when I ran into a problem with the directions for the doll's hands, I contacted the designer through the website, and she kindly got back to me with the clarification I needed to complete the hands.

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Posted 22 February 2013 - 02:56 PM

really nice doll


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Posted 23 February 2013 - 10:05 AM

that turned out so sweet


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Posted 15 March 2013 - 03:24 PM

You did an amazing job on the pattern because they don't always come out cute looking as yours.

I'm curious as to what kind of yarn they take- ww or sport weight and how tall is the one you made?

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Posted 17 March 2013 - 11:11 AM

I used worsted weight yarn for this doll. I am not sure of the height, but I would guess-timate about 15 inches tall in a seated position.

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Posted 05 April 2013 - 02:03 PM

Looking forward to seeing that cute little fellow with a nice outfit







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