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 original hand knitting ...
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 original hand knitting patterns designed to fit the popular 18" American Girl Dolls and the comparable 18" Gotz Dolls and designs for the all vinyl slim 18” Kidz n Cats Dolls & slim Gotz Classic/Happy Kidz girls
I use my own original patterns, all photos, text and instructions copyright Debonair Designs.
These signature patterns are now available for purchase in an easy to read pdf format, each pattern comes with line-by-line instructions given, created for your personal knitting pleasure only.
Thank you for taking the time to browse, happy knitting ~ Deb
Laurentia ~ a Unisex Textured Stitched Sweater and Ear-Warmer knitting pattern designed to fit 18" slim all vinyl girl/boy dolls like the Kidz n' Cats(r) series, & comparable sized dolls that share the same body type
Laurentia was prompted after receiving several requests to design another Gansey sweater set following the release of' Yukon', the American Girl/Boy version.
Suitable for both boys and girls, and especially designed for the poseable Kidz n' Cats (r) dolls like Alister & my model Lena, one I hope you and yours will enjoy ~ Deb Debonair Designs
Pattern Features: Formatted with written out line-by-line instructions given. Horizontal ribbed stitch is featured around the neckline and top of sleeve cap with classic single ribbing worked for the welt and cuffs that feature two options: traditional turn-up cuffs or incorporated fingerless-mitts.
Construction: Worked flat: back and forth in rows. Sweater worked from the bottom up in one piece to armholes, including button bands for back button closure added for easy dressing, then each section is worked individually to neckline. Horizontal ribbing is featured for classic crew neck, created from picked up stitches. Matching sleeves featuring two cuff options worked from cuff edge to sleeve cap, seamed and sewn into place. Ear-Warmer or Headband worked in one piece to circumference with a single buttonhole closure.
Notions: 6 buttons for sweater plus 1 for ear-warmer, size 1/2" (12mm), Darning Needle
Skill Level: Advance Beginner-Easy. Project uses basic stitches, minimal shaping and finishing.
Materials used: Bernat(r) Softee Baby(tm) in Little Mouse colorway (modeled by Alister) Patons Beehive Baby Sport(tm) in Baby Grey colorway with pink accents worked in aran ply scraps of Bernat(r) Satin (modeled by Lena)
Please respect my designer rights, the copyright of these patterns will always remain with me; their text, photos copyright of Debonair Designs. Patterns must not be duplicated, distributed and/or sold without my permission. Feel free to use these patterns for your knitting pleasure, a courtesy acknowledgment would be greatly appreciated and welcomed. ♥
Disclaimer: Debonair Designs is not affiliated with any doll or doll clothing companies.
8 stitches and 8 rows = 1 inch in Using DK/Light Worsted #3 in Single Ribbing
190 yards of DK weight