Newlyn for American Girl Dolls

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Newlyn for American Girl Dolls Pattern


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Knitting: Newlyn for American Girl Dolls
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Doll/Doll Clothing

Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Easy-Intermediate: Project with a variety of stitches, such as basic cables, mid level shaping and finishing.

Pattern Description:

Newlyn ~ a textured stitch patterned slouchy hat that was inspired by today's fashion trends and named after my love of all things Celtic

'Newlyn' ~ Celtic origin: meaning from the new spring

Designer's Note:
Worked flat: back and forth in rows ~ my preferred knitting technique using my bamboo straights.

Construction: Worked from the brim to crown in one piece then seamed.

For a trendy slouchy look, place hat at the back of head.

Designed to fit:
American Girl Dolls & 18" Gotz Dolls
like my model, Julia, that shares the same body type

Skill Level:
Easy-Intermediate: Project with a variety of stitches, such as basic cables, mid level shaping and finishing.

Copyright: Please respect my designer rights, and as such the copyright of this pattern will always remain with me; it's text, photos copyright 2011 Debonair Designs. Patterns must not be duplicated, distributed and/or sold without the author's permission. Feel free to use this pattern for your knitting pleasure, a courtesy acknowledgment would be greatly appreciated and welcomed.


8 stitches = 1 inch in Single Ribbing Unstretched


  • 99 - 120 yards (91 - 110 m) DK / 8 ply (11 wpi)

You Will Also Need:

  • US 3 - 3.25 mm US 5 - 3.75 mm straight knitting needles

Suggested yarn:

120 yards of DK weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Bernat Baby Softee


Fresh Green

About Designer

About Designer

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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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