Japanese clothes

This pretty girl from the Far East wears a brightly coloured traditional kimono and has an upswept hairstyle, decorated with blossoms. Her calm, meditative air makes her a good friend to have around, and she's the perfect confidante. She'll be a welcome guest in anyone's home. 1 x grey 354 Rowan 4-ply Soft 1 x light blue 373 Black and pink embroidery thread for eyes and mouth Needles 3mm UK size 11 Ribbon 50cm, light blue Roses 3 x mini ribbon roses Toy stuffing As Basic Doll. Use grey. Follow...

Kangaroo and baby roo

This cute and cuddly double act have travelled a long way from sunny Australia. Kangaroo has prepared for chilly breezes with a dashing scarf baby roo just snuggles down in the pouch. They're just looking for someone to show them all the sights in their new home country. Make another piece, reversing all shaping. Work 9 rows in stocking stitch. Row 10 Cast off 16 sts, work to end 24 sts . Row 11 Cast off 16 sts, work to end 8 sts . Row 16 Increase 1 st at each end of row 16 sts . Row 17 K. Row...

Clothes

Here you'll find a range of outfits that fit all the dolls that every child would love. Ideas include a pink ballerina costume, a cheeky sailor outfit, an ethereal fairy dress, Japanese geisha outfit, rag doll top and skirt, an eskimo jacket and a floppy hat. All the clothes are interchangeable, and fit the basic doll patterns given on pages 10-11. Once you've tried these, experiment with different colours and yarns to create your own unique wardrobe of clothes and give each of your toys their...

Finger puppets

Children can create their own production with these finger puppets They will ensure imaginative play and give hours of pleasure. Once you've mastered the simple pattern for the basic body, and have tried the octopus and mouse, delight and amuse your children by devising your own creatures to add to the cast. Needles 3mm UK size 11 Toy stuffing BASIC BODY Cast on 15 sts. Knit 2 rows. Continue in stocking stitch, beginning with a knit row, until work measures 6cm from cast-on end on a purl row ....

Eskimo Jacket

Make this beautiful eskimo jacket which fits the basic dolt pattern, to go with a pair of the trousers shown on page 17 or a skirt shown on pages 14-15 . 1 x Rowan All Seasons Cotton 191 Jersey 1 x Rowan All Seasons Cotton 178 Organic ML - On the right side of the work knit to the position of the loop. Knit the next stitch, but do not allow the loop to drop off the left hand needle. Bring the yarn to the front between the two needles and wind the yarn around your left thumb. Take the yarn to...

Mr Bumble

He is simple to knit and enjoys buzzing around the garden. 1 x black 252 Rowan Cotton Glace 1 x gold 802 White and pink embroidery thread for eyes and mouth Needles 4mm UK size 8 Worked in black and gold, in stocking stitch 4x4 row stripes. Using black, cast on 6 sts and work 2 rows in stocking stitch. Increase in every stitch 12 sts . Next row P. Increase in every stitch 24 sts . Beginning with a purl row, work 29 rows in stocking stitch. Decrease top. Next row...