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Spirit Sweater for 18 Inch Dolls

from Jay Bird Finnigan
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Spirit Sweater for 18 Inch Dolls
Spirit Sweater for 18 Inch Dolls Harry Potter Ravenclaw Version
Spirit Sweater for 18 Inch Dolls Rainbow Version
Spirit Sweater for 18 Inch Dolls Rainbow Back View
Spirit Sweater for 18 Inch Dolls Back View
Spirit Sweater for 18 Inch Dolls Spirit Sweater 3 Versions

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on
  • increase
  • decrease
  • pick up stitches
  • join to knit in the round

Pattern Description:

The Spirit Sweater is a hooded cardigan knit seamlessly, from the top down, in worsted weight yarn. It fastens with 1 button at the left shoulder. No sewing up is required!

Make one in your doll's favourite house colours, school colours, team colours, or any colours at all!

Charts for the pocket include the initials for each of the Harry Potter houses. If your doll is not off to Hogwarts, the chart for the heart pocket and instructions for the Rainbow Sweater variation are also included.

The sweater is shown on American Girl dolls, but will fit other 18" play dolls with about an 11 inch chest circumference.

Gauge:

23 stitches/4" over stocking stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • To fit American Girl dolls and other play dolls with about an 11" chest circumference

Materials:

  • 3.75mm and 3.25mm knitting needles (or whatever size you need for stated gauge)

You Will Also Need:

  • stitch markers
  • darning needle
  • 1 button

Suggested yarn:

175 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Cascade 220/Cascade 220 Superwash
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I have been making things my whole life. My grandmothers both sewed and knit, and one made beautiful quilts as well (an endeavour that I'm not sure I have the patience for but would love to try). I ...

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