This pattern makes an adorable and cuddly doll that is ready to be loved! This pattern has the Spring outfit: a romper with leaf pockets, a hooded cape, and tall boots with a leaf design. For more dress-up options, check out the Summer, Autumn, and Winter outfits. All pieces were designed to be mixed and matched, for a coordinated and versatile wardrobe. For more hair ideas, have a look at my Mermaid pattern.
This pattern is intermediate level. Skills required include stockinette and garter stitches, k2tog, ssk, m1 and kfb increases, bobbles, short rows (optional), picking up stitches, binding off, and sewing seams. All pieces are knit flat, then seamed, stuffed, and assembled. The finished toy is 14" tall.
Doll: 50 g of brown worsted weight yarn (A), 15-20 g of contrasting worsted weight yarn (B), 10 g of white worsted weight yarn (C, optional), pair of 4 mm (US size 6) knitting needles, pair of 9 mm black safety eyes or buttons, stuffing, yarn to embroider face, tapestry needle
Outfit: 15 g of worsted weight yarn in colour B, 30 g of fingering weight yarn in colour D, 30 g of fingering weight yarn in colour E, pair of 3 mm, 3.25 mm and 4 mm (US size 2.5, 3, 6) knitting needles, tapestry needle, contrasting yarn or narrow ribbon or small crochet hook (for ties).