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Charter ~ for American Girl Dolls


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"Charter", a textured ribbed stitch hooded jacket pattern for dolls by Debonair Designs Charter; inspired by today's fashion trends and the desire to create functional clothing for my 18in Gotz Dolls and the popular American Girl Dolls of today prompted this versatile hooded jacket, that offers a textured, ribbed pattern stitched complete with paneled hood along with a sleeveless option Designer's Note: Worked flat ~ my preferred knitting technique using my bamboo straights Designed to fit: American Girl Dolls & 18" Gotz Dolls like my models, Elisabeth & Jessica that share the same body type Construction: Worked from the bottom up in one piece to armholes, including button bands, then each section is worked individually Experience Level: Advance beginner-Intermediate Pattern Features: The textured ribbed stitch pattern throughout has been written out with line-by-line instructions given, including buttonhole placement. A paneled hood worked in three sections; back with two side panels, which is then seamed. Set in long sleeves with the option of omitting the sleeves creating an additional trendy sleeveless version (as pictured in teal on my Gotz model Jessica) BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY Basic Knit and Purl Stitches Knitting pieces flat then seaming Textured Stitches Ribbing GAUGE Gauge: Using 3.75mm needles: 6 sts and 7 rows in 1in over stockinette stitch SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Fits: 18" American Girl Dolls & 18" Gotz Dolls SUGGESTED YARN 250 yards of Worsted weight PREFERRED BRAND/YARN Red Heart Soft Solids

Recommended with this pattern

  • 230 - 250 yards Worsted / 10 ply (9 wpi)
  • US 5 - 3.75 mm straight knitting needles
  • 4 Buttons

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Debonair Designs for Dolls
Debonair Designs for Dolls
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 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