InstructionsI tend to use a basic bodice pattern from a commercial pattern and just add a nice lacy crochet stitch pattern for the skirt, sleeves and bonnet. I also added a heart to the bodice and circle to bonnet using a 3ch picot, 3ch, repeat for desired length, shaped it and sewed on. The pattern I chose was a variation of shell stitch.
For the hem I just put 1 dc (sc US) in first 7 ch sp of last ...
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Type of item: Clothing
Style: Classic, Traditional, Religious
8 ply wool, 4.00 crochet hook, pearl buttons
What was your inspiration?
A 1950's pattern for a babies jacket in shell stitch
What are you most proud of?
Even though I used an inexpensive arcrylic yarn, it shaped very well.
What advice would you give someone starting this project?
This could be for either a baby or a 18" - 20" doll.