||Designer: Merryann Palmer ©
Size 20 crochet cotton
Size 13 steel crochet hook
Ch 60. Join to form circle.
Rnd 1: Ch 1. Sc in each ch around. Join. Do NOT turn.
Rnd 2: Ch 4. Dc in 2nd st. *Ch 1, skip next st. Dc in next st*. Repeat around. Join in 3rd ch of ch 4.
Rnd 3: Ch 2. Hdc in ch 1 space. *Hdc in next dc, hdc in ch 1 space*. Repeat around. Join (57 hdc).
Rnd 4-7: Ch 2. Hdc in each st around. Join.
Rnd 8: Ch 2. Hdc in next 28 st. Ch 5. Join with sl st in top of ch 2.
Rnd 9: Ch 2. Hdc in each st and ch around. Join
Rnd 10-17: Ch 2. Hdc in each st around. Join.
Rnd 18: Ch 4. Sk 1st st. Dc in next st. *Ch 1, skip next st, dc in next*. Repeat around. Join.
Rnd 19: Ch 4. Sc in 1st dc. *Ch 3, sc in next dc*. Repeat around. Join. Fasten off.
Rnd 8 Join thread with sl st at one side of crotch. Ch 2. Hdc around to ch 5 of first leg. Work 5 hdc in back side of ch 5 (1 in each ch). Join.
Rnd 9-19 Work as for first leg.
Tie: Ch enough to go around doll at waist and allow for tying a a bow.
Finish ends and weave through rnd 2.
Pattern Copyright © 1996 Merryann Palmer. Reprinted with Permission. NOTE: This pattern is for personal use only. Please do not reprint this pattern in any form without the copyright owner's permission. Pattern donated to Crochet Partners' Pattern Library and printed with permission. Every effort has been made to provide accurate and complete instructions. We cannot be responsible for your personal stitch variances, human errors, or typographical mistakes.