Baby Thistledown

from Little Twinkles Reborn Designs

Baby Thistledown Pattern


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Knitting: Baby Thistledown
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Girls, Infant/Baby



Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Increase
  • Decrease
  • Lace

Pattern Description:

This gorgeous matinee set will fit premature babies or 15-17" reborn dolls. It is to knit in 4ply (fingering) yarn on larger than normal needles to give it a light and frothy look.
The matinee coat has a lacy skirt. The set-in sleeves have lace edgings and tie at the wrists with satin ribbon.
There is also a matching lacy bonnet and traditional lace-topped bootees.
This would make the perfect gift for an early baby but would look equally heavenly on your prem size reborn.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Premature
  • 15-17" reborn dolls


  • 100gms 4ply (fingering) yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • 1pr 4mm needles
  • 3 baby buttons
  • Narrow ribbon
  • Wide ribbon for bonnet
  • Embellishments of your choice

About Designer

About Designer

ChristinaMay on

I have been knitting since I was 5 years old (and that's a very long time now!) Since my own children (and my grandchildren) are all grown up, it's lovely to be able to knit items that are pretty as well as practical and to use dainty rosebuds, pretty pearls and lashings of lace and ribbons. All of my patterns can be used for real babies too. I hope my designs bring you as much pleasure as they ...

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