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Cardigan American Girl 18 inch doll AG

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Cardigan American Girl 18 inch doll AG
Cardigan American Girl 18 inch doll AG Info
Cardigan American Girl 18 inch doll AG Back
Cardigan American Girl 18 inch doll AG Front
Cardigan American Girl 18 inch doll AG

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, increase, decrease, cable stitches

Pattern Description:

She loves to dress up in soft summery frills. But those first warm days of spring can be quite cool. This little cardigan is just what she needs to stay warm and still look pretty. It features a single button opening just at the neck, so her pretty dresses won't get crushed.

Pattern features:
- Detailed instructions in PDF format, written in English.
- Knitting charts included for visual knitters (or if English is not a first language).
- Adjustments for left-handed knitting.
- Higher resolution photos, charts and illustrations to allow zooming without loss of detail.
- Step-by-step photo help for tricky stitches

American Girl(r) is a registered trademark owned by Mattel, Inc. Daniel Bingham Design Studio (1228309 Ontario Limited) is an independent company not affiliated in any way with Mattel, Inc.


20 sts and 26 - 28 rows = 4inches (10cm) using US 7 (4.5mm) needles in stockinette st (knit 1 row, purl 1 row).

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit 18" dolls such as American Girl(r)


  • Medium Weight cotton or cotton blend yarn such as Knit Picks Comfy Worsted (50g balls): 1 ball
  • Two U.S. 5 (3.75mm) and two U.S. 7 (4.5mm) needles or whichever needles you require to produce the gauge given.

You Will Also Need:

  • 1 spare needle or stitch holder
  • 1 cable needle
  • 1 button, 3/8" to 1/2" diameter

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Knit Picks Comfy Worsted


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