Dolly Dress-Up




blanket dress hat&socks


Design by Margret Willson

Experience Level
Beginner

Size
Fits 15-17" dolls

Materials
+ Baby pompadour yarn: 6 oz pink
+ Crochet hooks sizes F and G or size needed to obtain gauge
+ Purchased, pre-gathered 1/2" wide lace: 10" white
+ Sewing thread: pink and white
+ Sewing needle
+ Sew-on snaps: 2 pr 2 cm

Gauge
With G hook: 11 shells or V-sts = 6", 6 pattern rows, 2-1/2"

Pattern Notes
Use G hook for blanket and F hook for remainder of set.

Pattern Stitches
Shell: (3 dc in given ch or sp) V-st: (dc, ch 1, dc) in given ch or st.
Beg V-st: (sl st in next dc, ch 4, dc in same st) Beg shell: (sl st in next sp, ch 3, 2 dc in same sp.


Blanket

Row 1: Ch 85, shell in 5th ch from hook, *sk 2 ch, V-st in next ch, sk 2 ch, shell in next ch, rep from * across, sk next ch, dc in last ch, ch 3, turn.

Row 2-47: V-st in center dc of each shell, shell in ch-1 sp of each V-st, dc in turning ch, ch 3, turn. Fasten off after 47th row.


Border

Rnd 1: Join with sc in any corner, (ch 3, sc) in same corner, *ch 3, sc in next sp, rep from * around working (sc, ch 3, sc) in each corner, join.

Rnd 2: Sl st in corner sp, ch 3, 6 dc in same sp, 3 dc in each sp across top and bottom edges, 2 dc in each sp across side edges working 7 dc in each corner sp, join, fasten off.

Hat

Rnd 1: Ch 4, sl st to join, ch 3, 15 dc in ring, join. (16 dc)

Rnd 2: Ch 3, dc in same st as joining, 2 dc in each st around, join. (32)

Rnd 3: Ch 3, dc in same st as joining, dc in next dc, *2 dc in next dc, dc in next dc, rep from * around, join. (48)

Rnd 4: Ch 3, dc in same st as joining, dc in each of next 2 dc, *2 dc in next dc, dc in each of next 2 dc, rep from * around, join, (64)

Rnd 5: Ch 3, 2 dc in same st as joining, * sk 2 dc, V-st in next dc, sk 2 dc, shell in next dc, rep from * around ending sk 1 dc, V-st in next dc, join.

Rnd 6: Beg V-st, shell in each V-st, V-st in center dc of each shell around, join.

Rnd 7: Beg shell, V-st in each shell, shell in each V-st around, join.

Rnd 8: Rep row 6.

Rnd 9: Rep row 7.

Rnd 10: Rep row 6.

Rnd 11: Sc in previous sp, ch 3, *sc in next sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join.

Rnd 12: Sl st in next sp, ch 3, dc in same sp, 2 dc in each sp around, join, fasten off.


Dress

Bodice

Row 1: Beginning at neck edge, ch 32, dc in 4th ch from hook and in each of next 4 chs [corner of (2 dc, ch 1, 2 dc) in next ch, dc in each of next 4 chs, corner in next ch] dc in each of next 8 ch, rep between [ ], dc in each of next 4 dc, ch 3, turn.

Rows 2-6: Dc in each dc, corner in each ch-1 sp across, ch 3, turn. (122 total dc at end of row 6)

Rnd 7: (Dc in each st to corner, 2 dc in corner, 2 dc in next corner skipping all sts in between) twice, dc in each rem dc, sl st to join in 3rd dc (lapping last 2 sts of row over first 2 sts)


Skirt

Rnd 8: Beg shell in same st as joining, sk 2 sts, V-st in next st, * sk 2 sts, shell in next st, sk 2 shells, V-st in next st, rep from * around, join.

Rnd 9: Beg V-st, shell in each V-st, V-st in center dc of each shell around, join.

Rnd 10: Beg shell, V-st in center dc of each shell, shell in each V-st around, join.

Rnds 11-20: Rep rows 9 and 10.

Rnd 21: Rep row 9.

Rnd 22: Sc in previous sp, ch 3, * sc in next sp, ch 3, rep from * around, join.

Rnd 23: Sl st in next sp, ch 3, 2 dc in same sp, 3 dc in each sp around, join, fasten off.


Sleeves

Rnd 1: Join at underarm, beg shell, V-st around next dc, *sk next dc, shell in next dc, sk next dc, V-st in next dc, rep from * around ending V-st around next dc, join. (8 V-sts, 8 shells)

Rnd 2-4: Rep rounds 9 and 10 of skirt.

Rnd 5: Sc in previous sp, ch 1, *sc in next sp, ch 1, rep form * around, join.

Rnd 6: Sl st in next sp, ch 3, dc in each ch-1 sp around, join, fasten off.


Finishing

Sew snaps on rows 1 and 4 of bodice. Sew lace around neck edge.


Socks

Rnd 1: Ch 4, 15 dc in 4th ch from hook, join with sl st.

Rnds 2-11: Ch 3, dc in each dc around, join.

Fasten off after 11th row.


Copyright (c) 2001 by Margret Willson. All Rights Reserved.



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