Almondine Bonnet

Almondine Bonnet, Mittens and  Shoes

9 Piece Set Parts 7/8/9 of 9

Free Knitting Pattern For Large 20″ to 22″ Dolls Vintage

 

 

Part 1 The Dress

Part 2 Bed Jacket

Part 3 Coat

Part 4 Petticoat

Part 5/6 Vest and Pilch (Panties)

MATERIALS

Bonnet:

1 oz 3 ply Nursery Knitting Yarn in Baby Sky

¾ yard ribbon ½ inch wide

Mittens:

1 oz 3 ply Nursery Knitting Yarn in Baby Sky

½ yard narrow ribbon

Shoes:

1 oz 3 ply Nursery Knitting Yarn in Baby Sky

2 small buttons

Knitting Needles:

Bonnet: 1 pair 3.25mm /US 3 /UK 10
Mittens: 1 pair each 3.25mm /US 3 /UK 10 and 2.75 mm/UK 12/ US 2
Shoes: 1 pair  2.75 mm/UK 12/ US 2

UK Terms used

BONNET

Cast on 76 sts. and work in double moss st. as follows:

1st and 2nd rows: * K. 2, P. 2 * repeat * to * to end

3rd and 4th rows: * P. 2, K. 2 * repeat * to * to end

These 4 rows form the pattern. Continue in pattern for 3 inches.

Continue in st.st., keeping 4 sts. at each end of needle in double moss st. until work measures 4½ inches from cast on, ending on a P. row.

To shape crown:

1st row: * K. 9, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to last 10 sts., K. 10

2nd and alternate rows: P

3rd row: * K. 8, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to end

5th row: * K. 7, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to end

7th row: * K. 6, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to end

Continue thus, working 1 st. less between decreasings on every K. row until 21 sts. remain.

Break off yarn, leaving a long end. Run this end through remaining sts. twice. Draw up and fasten off securely.

TO MAKE UP

Press work carefully on wrong side with hot iron over a damp cloth.

Sew up back seam as far as the first decreasings. Turn back front corners of

bonnet for about l inch and sew on ribbon slantwise.

MITTENS

Cast on 30 sts. with No. 12 needles.

Work K. 1, P. 1 rib for 1 inch.

Next row: Make holes for ribbon thus: K. 1 * M. 1, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to

last st., K. 1.

Change to No. 10 needles.

Next row: K. 15, turn and work 1½ inches in st.st. (1 row K., 1 row P.) on these sts., ending on a P. row.

Decrease for top thus:

1st row: * K. 3, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to* to end

2nd and alternate rows: P

3rd row: * K. 2, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to end

5th row: * K. 1, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to end

Cast off.

To Complete other half of mitten join in yarn and work on remaining 15 sts. Exactly as given for first half. Cast off.

Work another mitten in the same way.

TO MAKE UP

Press work carefully. Sew up the seams.

Thread ribbon through holes at wrists.

SHOES

Cast on 12 sts. and work in garter st. (every row K. ) increasing 1 st. at each end of every alternate row until 24 sts are on needle.

Take 2 tog. at each end of every alternate row until 12 sts. remain. (This piece is for the sole.)

At the end of last row cast on 6 sts. for heel.

Continue on these 18 sts., keeping the heel edge straight and increasing 1st. at

the other edge on every alternate row (for the toe) until 24 sts. are on needle.

Next row: Cast off 12 sts., K. to end.

Work 13 rows in double moss st. (as given for coat ), on the remaining 12 sts., casting on 12 sts., at the end of last row.

Continue in garter st., keeping heel edge straight, decreasing 1 st. at toe edge on every alternate row until 18 sts. remain.

Cast off.

Sew tog. the two straight edges of heel and sew tog. the edges round the sole, easing in toe.

Straps:

Knit up 16 sts. at heel (8 sts. on each side of join).

Cast on 12 sts. K. back and cast on 12 sts. at other edge.

Work 2 rows in garter st.

Next row: K. 2, yarn forward, K. 2 tog., K. to end.

Work 2 more rows in garter st. Cast off.

Work another shoe in same way, working the buttonhole at the opposite end of pin.

Sew on buttons to match buttonholes.

Almondine Vest

Almondine Vest and Pilch 9 Piece Set Parts 5/6 of 9

Free Knitting Pattern For Large 20″ to 22″ Dolls Vintage

Part 1 The Dress

Part 2 Bed Jacket

Part 3 Coat

Part 4 Petticoat

MATERIALS

Vest: 1 oz. 2 ply Nursery Knitting Yarn in Snow

Pilch: 1 oz. 2 ply Nursery Knitting Yarn in Snow

1 medium sized crochet hook

Knitting Needles 3.25mm /US 3 /UK 10 and 2.75 mm/UK 12/ US 2

UK Terms used

SUGGESTED YARN

Patons Fairytale Dreamtime 4 Ply Baby Smiles 100% Wool, 25g 4-Ply. Shown in Pale Blue.

VEST

Cast on 58 sts. and work K. 1, P. 1 rib for 6 inches.

Shape Armholes: Cast off 3 sts. At beginning of next 2 rows.

Take 2 tog. at each end of every alternate row until 48 sts. remain.

Continue in rib on 48 sts. until armholes measure 1 ¾ inches, measured straight up.

Shape neck: Rib 9, cast off 30 sts. rib 9.

Work in rib on last 9 sts. for 2½ inches, ending at armhole edge.

Break off yarn and leave these sts. on a spare needle.

Join in yarn at centre to remaining sts. And work 2½ inches in rib, ending at neck edge. Cast on 30 sts. at end of last row, then on the same pin work in rib across the 9 sts. that were left on spare pin (48 sts.)

Continue in rib until work measures 1¼ inches from the 30 cast on sts.

Increase 1 st. at each end of every alternate row until 52 sts. are on needle.

Cast on 3 sts. at end of next 2 rows. Continue on 58 sts. in rib for 6 inches.

Cast off loosely in rib.

TO MAKE UP

Press work carefully on wrong side with a warm iron.

Sew up side seams.

Work 1 row of d.c. round the neck and armholes, working 1 d.c. into each st. of knitting, working a 2nd row round the neck opening, making holes for the cord thus:

* 2 ch., 1 tr. in 2nd st. from hook. * Repeat * to * all round. Work 1 round of d.c.

Using the wool double, crochet a chain cord and thread through the holes at neck. Attach a small tassel to each end.

Press all seams.

PILCH (Panties)

Cast on 68 sts. on No. 12 needles.

Work in K. 1. P. 1. rib for 4 rows.

Next row: Make holes for cord thus: *Rib 2, M. 1, P. 2 tog. * repeat * to * to end.

Work 6 more rows in rib.

Change to no. 10 needles and continue in st.st. until work measures 6 inches from cast on.

Shape legs: Cast off 29 sts. at beginning of next 2 rows.

Continue in st.st. on remaining 10 sts. For 10 rows for gusset.

Cast on 29 sts. at end of next 2 rows.

Continue in st.st. without shaping for 5 inches.

Change to No. 12 needles and work 6 rows in K. 1. P. 1. rib.

Next row: Make holes for cord * K. 2, M.1, K. 2 tog. * repeat * to* to end.

Work 4 rows in rib. Cast off loosely in rib.

LEG BANDS

With right side of work facing, pick up and K. 29 sts. along the one side of leg

opening, 10 sts. along the side of gusset and 29 sts. cast on along the other side (68sts)

Work K. 1, P. 1 rib for 4 rows. Cast off in rib.

Work round the other leg opening in same way.

TO MAKE UP

Press work carefully on wrong side with warm iron. Sew up side seams. Using

yarn double, crochet a cord of chains and thread through holes at waist. Attach a small tassel to each end of cord.