Anyah for American Girl/Gotz Dolls

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Anyah for American Girl/Gotz Dolls Pattern


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Doll/Doll Clothing

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Slipped-Stitches
  • Knit and Purl Stitches
  • Project uses basic stitches, minimal shaping and finishing.

Pattern Description:

Anyah', a textured stitched sweater dress, that makes use of an easy to work slipped stitch pattern along with classic ribbing, featuring front pockets with two options for working the pocket fronts; a versatile addition for the spring transition.

Anyah: English: meaning Gracious, befitting of the delicate spring blossoms now arriving in my garden." ~ Deb

Pattern Features: Formatted with written out line-by-line instructions given. An easy to achieve slipped stitch textured pattern is worked throughout, along with a deep ribbed welt that is also featured for the cuffs and crew neckline. Incorporated pocket liners are worked at the same time as the main body with pocket fronts worked at completion from held stitches with two options

Construction: Worked flat: back and forth in rows. Worked from the bottom up in one piece to armholes, including back button bands (added for easy dressing), then each section is worked individually to neckline, created from picked up and held stitches. Pocket lining worked at the same time as main body using the knitting on cast-on method, source link, pocket fronts added at completion from held stitches. Set in long sleeves worked from cuff edge to sleeve cap, seamed and sewn into place.

Gauge: Using 3.25mm needles: 8 sts and 8 rows in 1in over single ribbing based on * materials used

* Materials used: Bernat Satin Solids (tm) worsted #4 in Soft Fern colorway (modeled by Tess) Caron Simply Soft Paints (tm) worsted #4 in Spring Brook colorway (modeled by Jessica)


Using 3.25mm needles: 8 sts and 8 rows in 1in over single ribbing based on * materials used


  • 190 - 200 yards Aran/10ply, Medium worsted weight #4, including scraps used for variation option on pocket fronts (as pictured)
  • Pair of straight 3.25mm (US 3-UK/Canada 10) used throughout

Suggested yarn:

200 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Caron Simply Soft

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Hi, my name is Deb, aka Debonair Designs. Welcome to my store, where you will find the perfect knitting pattern for your doll's needs. I specialize in hand knitting patterns designed to fit the popular 18" American Girl Dolls and the comparable 18" Gotz Dolls that share the same body type also designs for the slim 18? Kidz n Cats Dolls.

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