Purla doll

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Purla doll Pattern


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Knitting: Purla doll
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Doll/Doll Clothing

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • knit flat
  • increase & decrease

Pattern Description:

rla the doll is a fast and satisfying little knit perfect for a last minute gift. The pattern is mostly knit in the round to minimise sewing and her joints are formed during the knitting to make her a robust little doll ready to play.

I have styled her in the pictures with some knitting using pins as knitting needles - obviously I don't recommend this if you are making Purla as a gift for a child!

50g DK weight skin tone yarn
Oddments of DK yarn in colours for clothes and hair
US 6/ 4mm double point needles or circular
Stitch holders or waste yarn
A crochet hook 4mm or smaller
Stitch markers.

Purla is 28cm / 10.5 inches from head to toes.


18 stitches and 27 rows = 4 inches in stockinette worked flat with yarn held doubled


  • 4mm/US6 dpns

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch holders
  • stitch markers

Suggested yarn:

250 yards of DK weight

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Addicted to Pinterest, never far from Ravelry and guaranteed to have a knitting project at the bottom of every handbag (and dozens hiding behind the sofa), I?m an engineer during the day and a knitting designer after the kids go to bed.

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