Dolls Coat, Bonnet & Bootees
Machine Knitting Pattern
Not the completed garments
Patterns for constructing the basics for a 16 ins (43 cms) doll
in basic stocking stitch with lace pattern detail at hem
featuring the lace pattern and picot edging to match the coat
with drawstring cords for adjustment
straightforward construction and easy for dressing thus eminently suitable for babies
The prototypes were completed in 4 ply yarn on a standard 4.5mm knitting machine, specifically for BABYBORN, but are suitable for all similar sized dolls and premature babies.
Items as shown in photograph:
Andrea 1 is one of a set of 5 patterns written for this doll size. They include a wardrobe of clothes. Some of the sets are unisex so that both girl and boy dolls can be catered for. Many different looking outfits can be made by varying the colours, teaming the hats with other outfits. The patterns are ideal for using up oddments of yarn for stripes, surface decoration: swiss darning or embroidery, etc.