Lagoon Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Category:

Knitting

Type:

Toy

Item:

Doll/Doll Clothing

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Project uses basic stitches, repetitive stitch patterns and simple shaping and finishing

Pattern Description:

Lagoon ~ a summer inspired tunic sweater especially designed for American Girl dolls (r) & the comparable 18" Gotz dolls like my models Julia & Elisabeth from the Precious Day Collection (tm) also fits 18" Madam Alexander Dolls.

This pattern also offers an opportunity to work new stitch techniques paired with a textured stitch-work all packaged into a stylish tunic sweater, suitable for late evening summer breezes after a sun soaked day.

Construction:
Worked flat; back and forth in rows. Front and back each worked the same in one piece bottom up to neckline, with shoulder fastening closure for ease of dressing. Drop short length sleeves created from picked up stitches and worked top down, then seamed along with sides of sweater that features side vents

Pattern Features:
The main body features a textured stitch pattern throughout flanked with an easy to achieve dropped stitch, that is also worked on each sleeve which feature a unique picot cast off edge. Slip stitch ribbing worked on shoulder panels and welt, with optional button decoration added on side vents

Yarn Equivalent: 8ply UK, NZ, AU

Materials Used: Caron Simply Soft Light (tm) solids in Hawaiian Sky (Julia), Capri (Elisabeth) and White with contrast (Abbie)

Gauge:

Using 3.75mm needles: 7 sts and 8 rows in 1 inch over stockinette stitch based on * materials used

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • American Girl dolls (r) & the comparable 18" Gotz dolls like my models Julia & Elisabeth from the Precious Day Collection (tm) also fits 18" Madam Alexander dolls

Materials:

  • 150 - 180 yards (3 - 3 1/2 ounces) Light Worsted # 3 weight or DK
  • Pair 3.75mm throughout (US 5-UK/CANADIAN 9)

You Will Also Need:

  • 4 Buttons size 1/2" (12mm), plus 2 additional buttons for optional decoration on side vents of welt, Darning Needle, 4 Markers or scraps of yarn

Suggested yarn:

180 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Caron Simply Soft Light

Colorway:

Capri

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Debonair Designs.
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.

I use my own original patterns, all ...

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